A research study for caregivers

This is not Kidney Cancer Canada’s program but may be of interest to you. Please contact the program lead directly.


Managing your fear of cancer recurrence: A research study for Canadian family caregivers

Research conducted by Dr. Sophie Lebl and Dr. Rinat Nissim


Who can participate?
Canadian women (18 years of age or older) who:

  • provide unpaid support to an adult loved one (who has recently been diagnosed with cancer, has finished their treatment and has not experienced a cancer recurrence);
  • worry that their loved one’s cancer may come back;
  • are interested in exploring their fear of cancer recurrence;
  • are willing to participate in seven weekly small online group meetings with other women caregivers.

For more information please contact:
Jani Lamarche, research coordinator


Please note that participation is on first come, first served basis. The ethical aspects of this study have been approved by the University of Ottawa’s Ethics Board

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