New on the CCSN Blog: Get Vaccinated for Measles!

In response to the recent worldwide outbreak of measles, CCSN Public Policy Assistant Marina Canalejo has written our newest blog article about measles, the outbreak, and what it means for immuno-compromised individuals such as those undergoing treatment for cancer. Read the article here.

Clinical Trials Ontario: Call for Members for the Patient and Public Advisory Group

Clinical Trials Ontario (CTO) is an independent not-for-profit organization established with support from the Government of Ontario. Our mandate is to work together with the clinical trials community, the public, and other partners to improve Ontario’s clinical trials environment. Since 2012 we have been carrying out our mandate with one of our three strategic pillars being patient and public engagement. We believe engaging patients and

CCSN Hosts Public for Annual World Cancer Day Open House

Cancer survivorship, challenges of treatment, the importance of caregivers and education initiatives were among the topics talked about by visitors to the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network annual Open House in recognition and awareness of World Cancer Day. Over 40 visitors came by the CCSN offices on Courtwood Crescent in Ottawa, ON over the course of the two-hour event on Monday, including patients and survivors of