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October 19, 2018

Watch our most recent webinar! Advocating in Person

Originally broadcast: Thursday, October 18th 2018 1:00pm – 2:00pm ET In his presentation, advocacy guru Ryan Clarke (Advocacy Solutions) walked through the steps to prepare for in-person meetings as an...
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October 18, 2018

Watch our most recent webinar! Breast Cancer Screening, Prevention & The Importance of Breast Density

  Breast Cancer Screening, Prevention & The Importance of Breast Density Original Broadcast: Thursday, October 16th 2018 7:00pm – 8:00pm ET Dr. Gordon discusses how to decrease the risk of...
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October 12, 2018

Watch our most recent webinar! Patented Medicine Prices Review Board: Exploring the Impact of Proposed Price Reforms

  Patented Medicine Prices Review Board: Exploring the Impact of Proposed Price Reforms Original Broadcast: Thursday, October 11th 2018 1:00pm – 2:00pm ET This engaging webinar will help you learn...
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October 5, 2018

Watch our most recent webinar! Liver Cancer 101: Causes, Treatments, Innovations & Access

  Liver Cancer 101: Causes, Treatments, Innovations & Access Original Broadcast: Thursday, September 4th 2018 1:00pm – 2:00pm ET CCSN was joined by Dr. Mamatha Bhat (Hepatologist at University Health...
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October 4, 2018

Canadian Cancer Survivor Network Hosts 7th Annual Legislative Reception

The Canadian Cancer Survivor Network (CCSN) held its 7th annual legislative reception and breakfast at Queen’s Park on October  3, 2018. Throughout the reception, MPPs had an opportunity to hear from...
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October 1, 2018

New CCSN Report Shows Liver Cancer Needs Better Support for Treatment & Caregivers

Statistics show that fewer people are dying from major cancers across Canada. Despite this, statistics regarding survival rates for primary liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma or HCC) are heading in the...
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September 24, 2018

CCSN Launches Right2Survive Campaign

Despite being the number one cancer killer in Canada, outcomes in lung cancer lag behind other cancers. Lung cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Canada. It kills more...
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September 21, 2018

Help Sharon raise $10,000 for head and neck cancer patients!

Sharon Dixon, who lives in Edmonton, Alberta, was diagnosed with stage 4 squamous cell carcinoma and had very aggressive reconstructive jaw surgery in 2006. She is a 12-year cancer survivor,...
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September 21, 2018

Watch our most recent webinar! Cancer Rehab:A Reality in Canada?

Cancer Rehab: A Reality in Canada? Original Broadcast: Thursday, September 20th 2018 1:00pm – 2:00pm ET Statistics show that as of 2017, more than one million Canadians have survived cancer...
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September 13, 2018

CCSN President & CEO Jackie Manthorne Reacts to Chemo Drug Controversy

CCSN President & CEO Jackie Manthorne was interviewed by CBC New Brunswick last week in response to patients not receiving full doses of chemotherapy in several Canadian provinces. You can...
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