Early bird registration extended to April 30
Good news! Early bird registration for the World Cancer Congress has been extended to April 30.
Registering for the congress by April 30th will allow organizations to take advantage of reduced rates, and save up to 60% on regular registration fees. Additionally, groups of five or more can register now at discounted rates, and provide names of delegates attending anytime before June.…read more
April 16 is National Advance Care Planning Day; Partnership collaborates on national efforts
The Partnership is pleased to join more than 25 organizations championing April 16 as National Advance Care Planning Day — a day for Canadians to speak with family members and friends about their wishes for end-of-life care. …read more
Status report highlights Partnership’s progress
The Partnership is pleased to release Delivering on Our Commitments: 2012 Targets Status Report, which charts the organization’s progress on performance targets for initiatives across the priority areas of Canada’s cancer control strategy. The document illustrates the achievements made by taking a co-ordinated and national approach to cancer control. …read more
Canada’s research community working together to answer questions about the development of cancer, heart disease and other chronic diseases
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer partners with Genome Canada and Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Canada’s research community will have the opportunity to draw upon and contribute to the country’s largest database of population health research as part of a new collaboration between the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (the Partnership), Genome Canada and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).
The collaboration is specific to Genome Canada and CIHR’s Genomics and Personalized Health competition. Research teams that are successful in this competition may have the option to access and use data from across Canada through the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project (CPTP), which is funded by the Partnership. In addition, cardiovascular-oriented research projects applying through the competition may qualify for shared funding from the Partnership.…read more