2016
Sunday, June 5, 2016
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La Grande Place, Complexe Desjardins
4th Goodman Cancer Research Gala
GALA
Dr. PHIL GOLD
Summarizes the Discovery of
Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA)
Pioneering
Hope
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Discovering
Breakthroughs
Supporting
RESEARCH
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Who We Are

The Goodman Cancer Research Centre is a recognized world-class research centre, contributing to innovative developments in the treatment and ultimately the cure for cancer.

This state of the art Centre has energized cancer research at McGill, attracting internationally–renown investigators. These are exciting times, with an unprecedented collaboration between clinicians and basic scientists with the shared goal of investigating the nature of cancer and metastatic disease; working together to innovate, discover and develop new treatments for cancer patients.

Our Stories

Nicole Beauchemin, PhD, Professor,  GCRC
Spreading the Word

Penny Echenberg, Gala Chair
The Realization of Roz’s Dream

Jutta Steinberger, PhD
Linking the pieces together

Nancy Kellett, BA’70, MLS’73, and her husband John Kellett, BCom’68
In the Family

Scientists

The Goodman Cancer Research Centre’s team of world-renowned scientists are making key advances in unlocking the mysteries of some of the most prevalent forms of cancer, including those of the breast, prostate, pancreas, lung and colon. While advancing their own unique area of expertise, each team member collaborates extensively with other scientists at McGill, provincially, nationally, and internationally. This team approach provides an enriched perspective and a unique environment for training the next generation of scientists.

Goodman Scientists and Their Work

Dr. George Zogopoulos

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Dr. George Zogopoulos

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Gastrointestinal cancer genetics

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Email: george.zogopoulos@mcgill.ca
Phone: (514) 398-2636

Alive thanks to innovative research

Serges Bériault’s life changed in 2012, when he was diagnosed with a bile duct cancer of the liver. The father of two children and active professional finishing an MBA never thought an army of specialists at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) would get him through a complex and innovative research protocol that saved his life.

Read the inspirational account of Dr. Zogopolous' remarkable treatment of his patient, Serges Bériault, and the impact of innovative research.

The Heart of Giving

Individuals play a vital role in helping the Goodman Cancer Research Centre achieve its mission. Our progress would not be possible without the involvement of the community. From the Gala to the annual Défi Canderel Run, the fundraising endeavours help make our work -- and breakthroughs -- possible. Please consider offering your support whether through your time, financial contributions or by in-kind giving.