Cancer: Piecing the Puzzle Together

Community event in Ottawa to raise awareness of cancer research

About the event:

Community Event imageCancer: Piecing the Puzzle Together
 
When: Saturday, November 2, 2019
 
Time: 12:30 pm EST – 4:30 pm EST
 
Location: Shaw Centre Rideau Canal Atrium, 2nd floor, 55 Colonel By Dr., Ottawa, ON, K1N 9J2
 
The Canadian Cancer Research Alliance invites cancer patients, survivors, their families, and others affected by the disease to “Cancer: Piecing the Puzzle Together,” a community event to be held on November 2, 2019 in Ottawa, Ontario – just one day ahead of the Canadian Cancer Research Conference. The event is free to attend, open to the public, and will feature both English and French sessions.
 
Leaders in cancer research and care will come together to highlight successes and ongoing challenges in the field and shed light on how recent advancements are changing and saving lives around the world.
 
 
For more details on the community event, follow the Canadian Cancer Research Alliance on Twitter and LinkedIn.
 
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