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Use of Funds

The SCOTIABANK® ROAD HOCKEY TO CONQUER CANCER funds have been used to support the following:

  • $1.4 million to purchase cutting edge research equipment and support cancer research activities in the PMH research expansion. Focus on:
    • Genomics & Epigenetics ($0.4 million)
    • Immunotherapy ($0.4 million)
    • Cancer Stem Cells & Tumor Biology ($0.5 million)
    • Biobank related research
  • $900,000 to support research at The Campbell Family Cancer Research Institute
Clinical Enhancements
  • $150,000 for innovation research grants
  • $100,000 to support the surgical robotics program for gynecological cancer patients
  • $533,000 for the enhancement and support of the first in-hospital Survivorship Clinic and Program in Canada
  • $772,000 to support the expansion of clinical research