The signal event of 2013 was undoubtedly Patricia Guyda’s retirement as President of CHR, which was marked by a joint reception with the Canadian Science Writers’ Association (CSWA), held on June 7 at the Loyola campus of Concordia University. An array of speakers, including Dr. Joe Schwarcz and former Health and Welfare Minister Monique Begin, recounted Pat’s many contributions and the rich...
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Diagnosing colorectal cancer (CRC) is complex; it relies on significant invasive tests and subjective evaluations. This process may soon become much easier thanks to a medical breakthrough by scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC). The researchers have identified genetic changes in the colon lining, or mucosa, in colorectal cancer patients that...2013Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Winter 2013
The next Annual General Meeting of Canadians for Health Research will be held at 3647 Peel Street, Room 102, Saturday, November 9, 2013, at 11:00 a.m.
One of the items on the agenda will be the continuance of CHR under the new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, which includes new general...2013Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Winter 2013