Canada’s Applied Research in Cancer Control Conference
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The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) is pleased to announce that its 7th annual conference will take place from May 27th to 28th at the Hotel Bonaventure in Montréeal, Québec. The objective of this conference is to bridge a connection between researchers and decision-makers, using health economics, services, policy and ethics research to improve cancer control and the delivery of cancer care.
Stay tuned for additional speakers and information!
Abstract submission for the 2018 ARCC Conference will open in early December, 2017. Stay tuned to this page for more information!
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ARCC will again be offering travel support (up to $1000) for students presenting at our conference. To be eligible for a student travel award, the student must be submitting an abstract to and presenting at the 2018 ARCC conference. The application for student travel awards is electronic and will only be available in parallel with abstract submission. If you have any questions, please contact ARCC@cancercare.on.ca
To Apply: When submitting your abstract to the ARCC Conference, you will be asked about student status and have the option to complete the Student Travel Award Application form.
contact ARCC@cancercare.on.ca for more information
The 2018 ARCC Conference will be hosted at the Hotel Bonaventure in Montréal, Québec.
Registration for the 2018 ARCC Conference will open in January, 2018
**If you are a new professional (within 5 years of receiving your terminal degree) please email ARCC@cancercare.on.ca for a registration code and receive a special new professional rate!!!
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Dr. Kelvin Chan, MD, FRCP, MSc - (ARCC Co-Director)
Dr. Kelvin Chan is a medical oncologist at Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre and an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto. He is also a clinical epidemiologist with a focus in health economics, and a biostatistician. His research interests include health services research, health technology and drug assessments, economic evaluations, systematic review and meta-analysis including network meta-analysis. Professionally, he is interested in drug funding and reimbursement issues. He is a member of Ontario’s Committee to Evaluate Drugs (CED) and the Ontario Steering Committee of Cancer Drugs (OSCCD). He is also the clinical lead of the Provincial Drug Reimbursement Programs (RPDP) at Cancer Care Ontario (CCO).
Dr. Stuart Peacock, PhD - (ARCC Co-Director)
Stuart Peacock holds the Leslie Diamond Chair in Cancer Survivorship and is a Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University. He is currently Co-Director of the Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC). ARCC is a pan-Canadian research centre providing interdisciplinary leadership in health economics, services, policy and ethics research. Stuart is also a Distinguished Scientist in Cancer Control Research at the BC Cancer Agency, a member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health, and past President of the International Society on Priorities in Health Care. He has held university positions in Canada, Australia and the UK. Over the past 20 years, Stuart’s main research interests have focused on research into developing more effective cancer services, making health system funding decisions fairer and more transparent, and improving the quality of life of cancer patients and survivors.