Conference considers state of cancer research


More than 150 scientists, clinicians, nurses, research associates, researchers, administrators, and students came to Caesars Windsor from across Ontario and Michigan to share their latest findings during the Windsor Cancer Research Group’s 4th Biennial International Cancer Research Conference on Saturday, Nov. 17.

The conference included 17 oral and nine rapid-fire presentations, 57 poster presentations, 12 sponsors and six research ambassadors.

The three top poster awards were given to Marisa Market (Ottawa Hospital Research Institute), Katharine McLaughlin and Amanda Stojcevski (Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry), and Adam Pillon (University of Windsor). New this year was a people’s choice award going to Veronica Dubois (Western University).

Source: UWindsor Daily News