Science student pens children’s book about cancer

Explaining cancer to children can be difficult, but UWindsor science student Mckenzie Cervini has done it with all the flair of Dr. Seuss. Cervini has written and illustrated a children’s book about the disease. It’s colourful — and it rhymes. “I found there was a gap in communicating cancer in a simple way,” Cervini said […]

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Collaboration with Windsor Regional Hospital moves towards a simpler ethics board process

A new collaborative process between the University of Windsor and Windsor Regional Hospital will help researchers more easily satisfy the ethics boards of both institutions. The University of Windsor Research Ethics Board (REB) will now accept all Windsor Regional’s application forms as part of the review process for any studies that need to satisfy both […]

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Former Red Wings and other NHLers to play at cancer research fundraiser

Former NHL players Todd Warriner, Adam Graves, Marty McSorley, John Ogrodnick, Dennis Maruk, Marty Turco and the Detroit Red Wing Alumni team will be part of a hockey tournament to raise $100,000 for local cancer research. The March 28 and 29 Play for a Cure Pro-Am tournament will include eight teams trying to raise the […]

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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 […]

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Region’s best minds gather in Windsor in fight against cancer

The region’s best minds gathered in Windsor this weekend to share their knowledge and ideas in the battle against cancer. More than 150 scientists, clinicians, researchers, and students from Michigan to London participated in the 4th Biennial International Cancer Research Conference hosted by the Windsor Cancer Research Group. “It’s a great way for us to […]

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