Malignant Brain Tumours

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Exploring the Effects of Radiation and it's Impact on Metastatic Brain Cancer

Presented by: Dr. Paula Foster, Scientist/Associate Professor, Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario/Robarts Research Institute
Presented on: Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Brain Tumour National Conference

 

Brain Cancer 101

Presented at: the Edmonton Brain Tumour Information Day, May 2, 2015
presented by: Richard Littleton - Nurse Practioner, GU & Neurooncology

Young Adults with Cancer

Presented on: Wednesday, August 20, 2014; 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
Presented by: Karine Chalifour, Program Director, Young Adult Cancer Canada, St. John’s, NL

New Insights into Diagnosing and Treating Medullobastoma

Presented by Dr. David Eisenstat, Professor and Division Director, Hematology / Oncology & Palliative Care
University of Alberta (Edmonton, AB)
Presented on Wednesday, March 19, 2014; 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST 



Understanding Brain Metastases: An Overview of Treatment Options and Care Guidelines

Presented by: Hellen Jung, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Fast Track Lung and Brain Mets Clinic, Tom Baker Cancer Centre
Presented on: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 12:00pm - 1:00pm (EST) 

Treatment: Past, Present, Future

Dr. Gregory Cairncross, University of Calgary Oligodendroglioma

A Look at Research into Treatment for Glioblastomas

Speaker: Dr. Pier Jr. Morin, Assistant Professor-Biochemistry, University of Moncton

Quality of Life in People with Malignant, Primary Brain Tumours

Dr. Douglas Ozier, Calgary Information Day 2012

How New Imaging Tools Improve Glioma Surgery

Keynote Speaker at Halifax Information Day 2011: Dr. David Fortin

 

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Doug's Adventure

I am Doug, I have brain cancer; I am told it is terminal, but the “good” kind of terminal. I can assure you that receiving that news was not as good as I think the people telling me thought it would be. But I choose never to define myself with negatives or problems so I will begin again; Hi, my name is Doug, a current defending two-time world rowing champion. That sounds better. Here is just a small summary of my adventure last year.

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