Princess Margaret Cancer Centre is a place where hope lives
Leading the Fight Against Cancer
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre is one of the top 5 cancer research centres in the world. New discoveries and innovative cancer therapies that are changing cancer care for patients globally are happening right here in Canada, at Princess Margaret.
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Many of the top cancer doctors/researchers in the world have been assembled at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, including such notables as Dr. Tak Mak, a world leading researcher at The Campbell Family Institute for Breast Cancer Research; Dr. John Dick, Senior Scientist leading a team of researchers advancing knowledge and discoveries of cancer stem cells for the world; Dr. David Jaffray, a global leader in image-guided radiation; Dr. Ben Neel who joined us from Harvard Medical School to become our new Research Director at the Ontario Cancer Institute; and Dr. Mary Gospodarowicz, Medical Director of PMH and The University Health Network, both of whom are leading the way in translational research.
- the world leader in cancer stem cell research
- a world leader in image-guided therapeutics
- a world leader in lung cancer research and treatment
- a world leader in patient survivorship program development
- Is an emerging leader in breast cancer research and discovery
PMH has achieved a stellar reputation as a global leader in the fight against cancer. Clinical and research staff include international superstars and many other leading experts in surgical oncology, radiation medicine, chemotherapy, bone marrow transplantation, hematology, psychosocial oncology, palliative care, medical imaging, pathology and specialized oncology nursing.
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Highlights at a Glance in 2009/2010
PMH treats over 200 types of cancer through surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, psychosocial and palliative care.
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The Princess Margaret offers comprehensive cancer care in Pediatrics and across 13 disease sites:
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, along with Toronto General Hospital and Toronto Western Hospital comprise University Health Network (UHN). UHN is among the world’s leading providers of exemplary patient care and innovating research and teaching.
- Head and Neck
- Central Nervous System
Visit us at: www.pmhf.ca and www.uhn.ca
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