Don't let them take our Health Accord Away!

March 31: National Day of Action for a New Health Accord!

"Canadian provinces should pay for PSA screening!"

Men can and do survive prostate cancer

Anyone can get lung cancer

One in every 12 Canadians will develop lung cancer

CCSN's World Cancer Day Open House

Helene Hurchings, Founder of, Bill Dolan, Prostate Cancer Canada Network Ottawa and Lianne Dogen, BRCA Chat Ottawa

CCSN & Canadian Cancer Society working together

Jackie Manthorne, President & CEO of CCSN & Byron James, Manager, CCS Ottawa Community Office

Ottawa mayor Jim Watson declares National Cancer Survivors Day

CCSN Director Elaine Dean, PCCN Ottawa's Chuck Graham, Mayor Watson, CCSN President & CEO Jackie Manthorne

Jackie Manthorne speaks about bone health

CCSN's National Cancer Survivors Day Toronto event

Getting ready to speak at Amgen Town Hall

CCSN President & CEO Jackie Manthorne & Derek Lawrence

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  • 1 April

    Pansies for Pancreatic Cancer

    Pansies for Pancreatic Cancer Get involved with our pansy campaign this spring! Pansies in the spring symbolize hope for all those diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Pancreatic Cancer Canada launched this campaign in Ottawa in April 2012 to raise awareness of…

  • 23 April

    BRCA 5th International Symposium

    2014 will mark 20 years since the discovery of BRCA1. Join colleagues – clinicians and researchers from over 25 countries – for the fifth edition of this event which has come to be recognized as one of the leading international…

  • 25 April

    Skills For Healing Cancer Weekend Retreat – Sackville, NB

  • 30 April

    Health for All: Putting Equity Into Practice

    The Public Health Association of NB-PEI and Public Health Association of NS are pleased to announce a 2-day learning event designed to enhance the practical capacity and knowledge of public health stakeholders in the Maritimes to incorporate a health equity…

  • 30 April

    CAPO 2014 – Early Bird Registration

    CAPO 2014 – Early Bird Registration March 15, 2014 April 30 — May 2, 2014 Winnipeg, Manitoba The Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology (CAPO) is please to present The Heart of the Matter, connecting knowledge, creativity and compassion. Three pre-conference…

  • 28 May

    Metabolism, Diet and Disease 2014: Cancer and metabolism

    BioMed Central will host the second biennial Metabolism, Diet and Disease: Cancer and metabolism conference on 28th to 30th May 2014 in Washington DC, USA. Please note that there has been a recent change of venue and we are delighted…

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Is mammography in danger?

February 27 2014

Not all that long ago in Canada, the triad of early detection of breast cancer was breast self-examination (BSE), clinical breast exam, and mammography.  These three were the most widely… Read more of Is mammography in danger?

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