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Activating New Ovarian Cancer Therapies

Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre is home to the only program for treating complex gynecological cancers in the region. Read more

Dr. Ved Tandan and Dr. Bonnie Shum pose for a photo together inside a hospital office

Complex Liver and Pancreatic Surgeries

Tumours growing on the liver. Cancer of the pancreas or gallbladder. These are complex conditions that require specialized and sophisticated care. Read more

A selfie taken by Francis Asis

Young Father No Longer Afraid of Tomorrow

What started as a carefree family vacation for 32-year-old Francis Asis of Milton turned into the fight of his life. Read more

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New Station Shortens Diagnostic Time

A new donor-funded grossing station is enabling the Anatomical Pathology department at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre to study tissue samples with shorter turnaround times than ever before. Read more

A crowd of people climbing stairs during Climb for Cancer 2017

Climb for Cancer Celebrates Success

The 11th annual Climb for Cancer on May 13 was a tremendous success, with over 1,500 participants and nearly 105 teams “stepping in front of cancer” to raise more than $168,000 in support of the Tomorrow Stems From You™ campaign. Read more

Portrait photo of Dorothy Vernon-Brown wearing glasses and a hot pink dress

Working Toward a Brighter Tomorrow

A large unexplained bruise on her leg was the first sign of something being terribly wrong. When Dorothy Vernon-Brown of Mississauga visited a walk-in clinic to have the bruise examined, she received the shock of her life. The blood tests revealed that she had cancer. Read more

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When Every Second Counts

Each passing moment can mean the difference between life and death. Read more

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Family Ambassadors are Relaying for Life

Alan Bowler from Ancaster had no symptoms, nor any other indication that his life was going to change drastically. Read more

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Celebrating a Milestone

The mission of Zonta International is to empower women worldwide through service and advocacy. Read more

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