Entries by Rebecca Mercer

Vice-President, Cancer Control (Canadian Partnership Against Cancer)

Closing Date: September 1, 2021 Overview: This is an exciting opportunity for an inspiring, agile, strategic, empathic, and empowering leader to join the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer as its next Vice President, Cancer Control. The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (the Partnership) works with Canada’s healthcare and cancer care community as well as (more…)

PMPRB Stakeholder Consultation

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) invites stakeholders to comment on three proposed amendments to the new PMPRB Guidelines related to the decision to delay the coming-into-force date of the Regulations Amending the Patented Medicines Regulations (“Regulations”) a further six months, from July 1, 2021 to January 1, 2022.  (more…)

Sr. Manager – Cancer Prevention (Quebec)

The Canadian Cancer Society is seeking a Quebec-based Senior Manager – Cancer Prevention. To apply, see details below. La version française suit. Permanent – Full-time Location:  Montreal or anywhere in Quebec JOB OVERVIEW The Senior Manager is responsible for the Canadian Cancer Society’s cancer prevention and health promotion program for the (more…)

New Publication: Real-World Cost-Effectiveness of Bevacizumab With First-Line Combination Chemotherapy in Patients With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: Population-Based Retrospective Cohort Studies in Three Canadian Provinces

We are excited to share this three-province cost-effectiveness analysis of bevacizumab with first line combination chemotherapy in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer. View the full text at https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/23814683211021060 Download a PDF copy by Clicking Here Authors: Reka E. Pataky , Jaclyn Beca , David Tran, Wei Fang Dai, Erind Dvorani, (more…)

2021 Canadian Cancer Research Conference – Abstract deadline July 5

The Canadian Cancer Research Conference provides an excellent opportunity to present research to the cancer community. Abstract submissions from the entire spectrum of research topics are welcome. Trainees (undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows) and new principal investigators are encouraged to present their work.  Call for Abstracts Abstract submissions for (more…)

Terry Fox New Investigator Award

Registration Deadline for Intent to apply: June 25th, 2021. Full Application Deadline: September 10th, 2021 Visit https://www.tfri.ca/funding-opportunities/funding-programs/program/new-investigator-program for full detail and to apply. The Terry Fox New Investigator Awards support outstanding early career researchers as they develop their careers as independent research scientists or clinician-scientists to undertake high-quality cancer research while (more…)