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ANNUAL CAMPAIGN FOR KIDNEY CANCER RESEARCH

Today, we launch a new fundraising goal of $160,000 for more important kidney cancer research that will begin in the new year into improved treatment options and the search for a cure.

It’s a lofty goal, but we are excited to let you know that every dollar you contribute, up to the first $80,000, will be matched – turning your dollar into two dollars.

Details on this link.

November 30, 2017

KIDNEY CANCER PATIENT LAUNCHES $100,000 FUNDRAISER 

Dave Trbizan received a diagnosis of advanced kidney cancer in April. Today, the London, Ontario resident begins the largest personal fundraising campaign in Kidney Cancer Canada history. Check out Dave’s story and help him reach his goal on this link.

November 29, 2017

VALUABLE INFORMATION FOR ONTARIO CANCER PATIENTS

The Trillium Drug Program is intended for Ontario residents who have high prescription drug costs in relation to their net household income. Details on the program and a comprehensive list of questions and answers on this link.

Oct 17, 2017

WEBINAR VIDEO NOW ONLINE!
Up-to-the-Minute Kidney Cancer Treatment News

Watch again or for the first time Dr. Christian Kollmannsberger (BC) and Dr. Anil Kapoor (ON) with the latest treatment information from the European Society Medical Oncology (ESMO) Annual Congress. Kidney cancer survivor, Hélène Veilleux (QC) joins the doctors with the patient perspective of treatment. Watch video on this link.

Oct 13, 2017

CANCER PATIENTS CELEBRATE NEW PROGRAM FOR TAKE-HOME CANCER MEDICATIONS IN NOVA SCOTIA

Province’s investment into the cancer system could eliminate financial hardship for patients. Read article on this link

Sept 27, 2017

SUMMARY OF KIDNEY CANCER TAKE-HOME MESSAGES FROM ESMO 2017

Article by the International Kidney Cancer Coalition (IKCC) - Note: The following summary was prepared by patient advocates for the benefit of patient organisations who focus on kidney cancer. While this summary has been medically reviewed, the information contained herein is based upon public data shared at this meeting and is not intended to be exhaustive. Patients should ask their physician about any information that pertains to their care. See summary on this link.

Sept 20, 2017

Events

UPCOMING MEETINGS

WEBINAR JANUARY 2018
CLINICAL TRIALS WITH
DR. DANIEL HENG
Details coming soon

ANNUAL PATIENT & CAREGIVER
ALL-DAY FORUM: 
LIVE IT! SURVIVE IT! CURE IT!
MAY 5, 2018 | Toronto, ON
Details coming soon

 

IN-PERSON PATIENT & CAREGIVER PATIENT EDUCATION MEETING
NOVEMBER 23, 2017 | 5:30 PM
Vancouver, BC

Video of the meeting will be posted soon.

 

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