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MeEting the

cancer challenge

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The Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute is a community of researchers and educators dedicated to achieving a cancer-free future. Charbonneau is meeting the cancer challenge through discovery and innovation in basic and applied research. The Institute brings together scientists and physicians to integrate research and care across disciplines – from understanding and preventing cancer, to transforming its detection and treatment, to improving life with and after cancer. Our members include researchers at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre and the University of Calgary’s Cumming School of Medicine and Teaching Hospitals. Learn more about how we are moving forward.


News & Updates

Charbonneau Members Awarded NSERC Funding

Congratulations to Charbonneau researchers Dr. Savraj Grewal and Dr. Ebba Kurz who both have been awarded funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

June 27, 2016

Charbonneau member Dr. Barry Bultz Director, Department of Psychosocial and Rehabilitation Oncology is one of the recipients of the Alberta Order of Excellence. The order is the province’s highest honour a citizen can receive and is an official part of the Canadian Honours System.

May 17, 2016

Data from a study co-authored by Charbonneau member Dr. Nizar Bahlis was approved by FDA for the use of ixazomib in combination with lenalidomide and dexamethasone for the treatment of multiple myeloma. This study has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine April 28, 2016.

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