What Are We Up To?

August 7, 2013

The Ontario government is taking action to make the province's cancer system safer for patients, following the release of Dr. Jake Thiessen's review into Ontario's cancer drug supply chain. In April...

August 1, 2013

Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) is looking for Patient and Family Advisors to help build the best cancer system in the world. We believe that working with patients, families, and community groups will...

July 24, 2013

Combining two common brain tumour treatments could lead to greater results. Research from Lawson Health Research Institute’s Dr. Barbara Fisher shows that combining radiation with a standard...

July 18, 2013

This first-of-its-kind toolkit will help primary healthcare providers to manage their “well” breast cancer patients. Turns out, pink isn’t just for little girls. The South West Regional Cancer...

July 11, 2013

Diagnostic Assessment Programs (DAPs) have been mandated by the Ministry of Health via Cancer Care Ontario to help reduce the amount of stress experienced by cancer patients, as well as to coordinate...

June 28, 2013

It’s summertime! Time to celebrate the outdoors, enjoy an afternoon at the beach with family, or relax with a good book poolside. The longer days and warmer temperatures beckon for us to soak up...


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Sara Wilson
Publicity and Promotions Specialist
South West Regional Cancer Program
519-685-8500 ext. 71826