Canadian Cancer Research Conference Community Event

CanPath and Atlantic PATH are excited to participate in the upcoming Community Event, “Cancer: Prevention, Treatment & You” at the Canadian Cancer Research Conference.

Our team members are looking forward to meeting you!  

    • Megan Fleming, Communications and Knowledge Translation Officer, CanPath 
    • Jason Hicks, Executive Director, Atlantic PATH  
    • Ellen Sweeney, Research Director, Atlantic PATH 

This free event is open to the public: 

  • Explore an exhibit hall with resources for people of all ages 
  • Speak one-on-one with patient advocates 
  • Learn about risk reduction 
  • Get up-to-date information on screening and treatment, as well as helpful advice on life after a cancer diagnosis 

 Panel: Moderated by Eilish Bonang, Anchor of Global Morning News in Halifax, you will hear about interesting research from: 

  • Dr. Nathalie Saint-Jacques, MSc, PhD, Senior Epidemiologist, Nova Scotia Health Cancer Care Program 
  • Dr Michael N. Ha, MD, PhD, FRCPC, Radiation Oncologist, Nova Scotia Health 
  • Mr. Tom Christensen, MSc, Clinical Exercise Physiologist (CSEP-CEP), Physical Activity and Cancer (PAC) Lab 


Saturday, November 11th  

1:30-4:30pm AST 

Halifax Convention Centre: Argyle Suite 

1650 Argyle Street, Halifax