21 October 2018
Undergraduate students Sabra Salim and Nikoo Aghaei (McMaster University) ranked third for their innovative proposal and presentation on “Novel Agents Targeting Diffuse Astrocytoma” for The Pam and Rolando Del Maestro Family Undergraduate Student Research Competition at 2018 Brain Tumour National Conference in Toronto, Ontario.
10 September 2018
The Terry Fox New Frontiers Program Project Grant funded PhD student Maleeha Qazi’s novel study on targeting clonal heterogeneity in treatment-refractory glioblastoma with novel and empiric immunotherapies.
26 August 2018
PhD student Chirayu Chokshi’s exciting work with CRISPR/Cas genome engineering was showcased at the 2018 Cold Spring Habor Laboratory Meeting.
13 June 2018
PhD student David Bakhshinyan stepped into the boxing ring to raise funds and awareness for research on aggressive childhood brain cancer. He participated in the KO for KIDS Charity Event in Niagara Falls, which raised more than $100,000 for Pathstone foundation for teen mental health, BoxRun charitable foundation for Ronald McDonald House, and childhood cancer research at McMaster University.
28 March 2018
Undergraduate student Ashley Adile made a video discussing clinical trials in a very un-clinical way, which was highlighted by Clinical Trials Ontario. Having started as a class project, the video has been well received by brain cancer patients, families, and the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada.
39 October 2017
Our dear friend and former Olympic Boxer, Mike Strange, continues to graciously raise funds and awareness for brain cancer research.
27 November 2017
Dr. Sheila Singh | Pediatric Neurosurgeon, McMaster Children’s Hospital | Principal Investigator, McMaster Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute
Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning and Discovery, Room 5027 | McMaster University | 1280 Main Street West | Hamilton, Ontario L8S4K1
Dr. Sheila Singh | Pediatric Neurosurgeon, McMaster Children’s Hospital | Principal Investigator, McMaster Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute | Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning and Discovery, Room 5027 | McMaster University | 1280 Main Street West | Hamilton, Ontario L8S4K1