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Dr. Rosalyn Juergens and Dr. Denise Bryant-Lukosius

Gala Funding Supports Patient Empowerment

Proceeds from The Foundation’s annual gala are supporting an innovative research project focused on “Patient Empowerment and New Models of Personalized Cancer Care.” Read more

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The Centre of Excellence for Breast Cancer Care

Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre is home to the CIBC Breast Assessment Centre, the most comprehensive assessment facility of its type in the region. Read more

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Cancer Journey Leads to a Hopeful Tomorrow

The fatigue kept getting worse. Then the back pain wouldn’t go away. Frank Tousaw of Caistor Centre, near Smithville, visited his physician in 2013 when “things just didn’t feel right.” Read more

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A Luminous Life After Leukemia

Kevin Kowalchuk lives his life to the fullest. He rode across Canada on a 10-speed bike when he was 18 years old. He has also hiked from Mexico to Canada and has climbed many mountains, including part of Everest for the making of an IMAX film. Read more

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Enhancing Health Care, One Home at a Time

“Cancer touches everyone,” says Marcel Leclerc, Broker of Record at Heritage Realty. This is one of the many reasons why the team at Heritage Realty has rallied to support Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation. Read more

Stem Cell Transplant Campaign Will Give More Cancer Patients a Tomorrow

Hamilton, ON: Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre is one of three hospitals in Ontario providing all forms of adult stem cell transplants. Read more

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I Now Have a Tomorrow

Cassandra Wadham of Burlington was in a life or death situation. Read more

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Streetcars to Vineyards Gala 2017

Travel from Streetcars to Vineyards at the Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation Gala, presented by IBM

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On the Edge of Medical Science

When 20-year-old Ramsey Fayed of Oakville started to feel his throat closing up at night, he knew that “something wasn’t right.” What he didn’t realize, however, was that his life was in danger. Read more

Persistence in Screening Conquers Cancer

When Donna Johnson of Ohsweken visited her family doctor in October of 2012, she had no inkling that her life was at a crossroads. Read more