Category Archives: News

In Memory of Rabbi Bulka

By Cancer Foundation on June 27 / 2021

[ News ]

    For decades, Rabbi Reuven Bulka’s gentle presence has been at the heart of our work. Having lost his first wife…

Peter Charbonneau: Proud Cancer Champion

By Cancer Foundation on March 31 / 2021

[ History, News ]

One can do many things to become a Cancer Champion, but it is rare for someone to do almost all of them. Yet Peter Charbonneau is exactly…

The Flow Cytometer: One Step Closer to Unlocking the Mysteries of Cancer

By Cancer Foundation on February 10 / 2021

[ Cancer, Clinical Trials, News, Research ]

As researchers around the world race to discover new approaches to treating cancer, many believe the answer lies in tailoring treatment specifically…

Celebrating the Holidays During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Cancer Foundation on December 2 / 2020

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, Families, News, Uncategorized ]

There’s no doubt about it, the holidays will be different this year. After all, celebrating the holidays during a global pandemic certainly isn’t…

Celebrating 20 Years of Giving with Giant Tiger!

By Cancer Foundation on December 1 / 2020

[ Cancer Coaching, Events, Families, History, News, Uncategorized ]

Every year at the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation, we get to enjoy the company and good cheer of many donors, volunteers, and corporate partners…

Cancer Foundation President & CEO Retiring After 15 Years of Service

By Cancer Foundation on May 7 / 2020

[ News ]

With much gratitude for her fifteen years of service, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation’s Board of Directors today announces Linda Eagen’s retirement…

Cancer and COVID-19: What can I do to help myself and others?

By Bonney Elliott on March 16 / 2020

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, News ]

With everything going on right now, we at the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation are especially concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on people…

What’s New In Local Oncolytic Virus Therapy?

By Cancer Foundation on September 6 / 2018

[ Cancer, Clinical Trials, News, Research ]

The Cancer Foundation has long supported the work of local researcher Dr. John Bell and his colleagues, who over the last decade have made significant…

Changing Lives Before 9

By Linda Eagen on May 9 / 2018

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, Clinical Trials, Events, News, Research ]

Earlier today, when over 500 business and community leaders greeted each other with a “good morning,” they didn’t know what an incredible…

Combined Immunotherapies: The Path to a Cure

By Cancer Foundation on April 26 / 2018

[ Cancer, Clinical Trials, News ]

When Dr. John Bell and Dr. Marie-Claude Bourgeois-Daigneault of The Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa recently tested a cure for…