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Dr. Michel Tremblay who has been named a Chevalier (Knight) of the
Ordre National du Québec.
Congratulations to Dr. Christoph Borchers who was recently appointed as the inaugural holder of the Segal Family Chair in Molecular Oncology.
Congratulations to Dr. Philippe Gros for receiving the Royal Society's McLaughlin Medal.
Residents and Fellows at ASCO 2015
Congratulations to the
following Residents and Fellows who presented at ASCO:
Dr. Victoria Mandilaras: Poster on the relationship of ACE inhibitors and pancreatic cancer incidence.
Drs. Ramy Saleh and Ralph Maroun: Oral poster discussion on comparing genomic signatures in early breast cancer; Poster on the use of omega3 in the prevention of chemotherapy induced neuropathy.
Dr. Sara Soldera: Poster on calcium channel blocker and risk of breast cancer. Recipient of the NOYCIA Award. Media coverage.
Rossy Cancer Network
Check out the latest Rossy Cancer Network newsletter, RCN update, Spring 2015.
Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI) Funded Project
Congratulations to Dr. Morag Park who leads a team that was recently awarded CFI funding in the amount of almost $2.4 million. The project is entitled Targeting the Tumour Microenvironment: Bridging Basic Science and Therapy.
News about Department of Oncology members, Drs. Moulay Alaoui-Jamali, Mark Basik, Gerald Batist, Christoph Borchers, William Foulkes, Thomas Jagoe, Nathalie Johnson, Carmen Loiselle, Koren Mann, Josie Ursini-Siegel and Michael Witcher are featured in the May issue of the Lady Davis Institute Research Newsletter.
Congratulations to the latest recipients of FRQS Awards:
Dr. Sarit Assouline - Chercheurs-boursiers-cliniciens
Dr. Nada Jabado - Chaires de recherche
Dr. Kevin Petrecca - Chercheurs-boursiers-cliniciens