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This “Celebration of Science” lecture is a free event that will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Monday November 6th. It will showcase the achievements of Dr. Connie Eaves, Distinguished Scientist at the Terry Fox Laboratory, BC Cancer Agency and Professor of Medical Genetics at The University of British Columbia.
Dr. Eaves will share her personal journey as a cancer researcher, her own world class research in normal and cancer stem cell biology, and her observations on how our understanding of cancer has evolved over the past half century. A patient’s perspective on the value of research will also be part of the evening’s presentation.
To view the full agenda, please see the poster below.
The Canadian Cancer Research Conference (CCRC) will be held from November 5-7, 2017 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. The conference brings together the Canadian cancer researchers from across the research spectrum, from discovery research to policy research, and clinical research to end-of-life care. For more information about the conference itself, please see http://conference.ccra-acrc.ca/.