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    POSITION OPENING AT KCC
    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

    KCC seeks a passionate, mission-driven, and self-directed individual to serve as its Executive Director. The ideal candidate has experience in the nonprofit sector, has excellent relationship and management skills, is innovative and effective in fundraising, has prior experience working with a volunteer Board of Directors, and can develop and execute a vision for KCC. Read more on this link

    Posted August 13, 2014

    CLINICAL TRIALS

    New updates to our Clinical Trials List. Read more on this link

    Posted August 1, 2014

    UPDATE FROM THE CANADIAN UROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE

    Deb Maskens, Director of Medical Relations for Kidney Cancer Canada, has just returned from St. John’s, Newfoundland where she attended the Canadian Urological Association conference (CUA). See her blog post on the event

    Posted July 8, 2014

    "THANK YOU TO THE SCORPION YOUTH VOLLEYBALL CLUB!

    The Scorpion Youth Volleyball Club held their tournament on June 30th, generously donating 1$ of their $5 registration fee to Kidney Cancer Canada.  More on the event

    Posted July 3, 2014

    "Ask the Expert" Series

    Dr. Michael Jewett (Kidney Cancer Surgeon), Dr. Jennifer Knox (Medical Oncologist) and Dale Miron (Patient) answer questions and share information you need to know. Watch here.

    Posted May 2, 2014

    CanCertainty for All: Cancer’s Not Fair, But Accessing Treatment Should Be www.CanCertaintyForAll.ca 

    More than 30 cancer organizations calling for equal and fair cancer treatment for all patients no matter their age, cancer type or where they live more

    Posted March 10, 2014

    BC funds Inlyta® (axitinib) after prior first-line TKI therapy. Read the full report

    Posted Match 6, 2014

  • Events 

    EDMONTON PATIENT MEETING SEPT 17, 2014

    Where: CROSS CANCER INSTITUTE, Edmonton, AB - Michael Hutchison Room

    When: Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014                              

    Click here to learn more

     

    NEW DATE FOR
    HAMILTON PATIENT MEETING SEPT 22, 2014

    Where: JURAVINSKI CANCER CENTRE, Hamilton, ON  - JCC Lecture Theatre

    When: Monday, Sept. 22, 2014                                

    Click here to learn more

     

    VANCOUVER PATIENT MEETING OCT 7, 2014

    Where: BC CANCER AGENCY, Vancouver, BC - John Jambor Room

    When:   Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014 ** DATE CHANGE **

     

    Click here to learn more

     

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