Cumming School of Medicine
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.
The vast majority of Canadians who pass away from cancer do not die from their primary cancer; they die after the disease metastasizes to another organ – such as the liver, lungs or brain. Charbonneau members Dr. Robbins and Dr. Senger's research could have a major impact on cancer survival rates