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Feb 04, 2015, 14:00 ET Patient navigators help improve the cancer journey for patients and families

Health Minister applauds program on World Cancer Day EDMONTON, Feb. 4, 2015 /CNW/ - Alberta cancer patients and their families are reporting an improved experience with the health care system since...


Aug 09, 2014, 14:39 ET The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer announces $7.9 million raised as 6th annual Ride commences in Alberta

Alberta's largest cycling fundraiser draws 1,768 riders and supports breakthrough research and the discovery of new cancer therapies at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, the Cross Cancer Institute and 15...


Jun 14, 2014, 23:52 ET 8th annual Underwear Affair raises over $400,000 for the Alberta Cancer Foundation

2014 event draws over 700 participants to run, walk or complete challenges in downtown Edmonton in support of breakthrough research and the discovery of new cancer therapies at the Cross Cancer...


Jun 07, 2014, 22:39 ET 8th annual Underwear Affair raises half a million dollars for the Alberta Cancer Foundation

2014 event draws over 800 participants to run, walk or complete challenges in downtown Calgary in support of breakthrough research and the discovery of new cancer therapies at The Tom Baker Cancer...


May 01, 2014, 12:00 ET Alberta Cancer Foundation and Wellspring Calgary partner to ease the journey for Albertans facing cancer

CALGARY, May 1, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Cancer Foundation and Wellspring Calgary are celebrating a new partnership that will enable more Albertans facing cancer to receive much-needed support after...


Mar 22, 2014, 15:00 ET Bust a Move Busts into Million Dollar Year

EDMONTON, March 22, 2014 /CNW/ - It was a sea of pink, purple, and tutus as 260 participants took to Northlands for the Alberta Cancer Foundation's Bust a Move for Breast Health. The third-year...


Mar 13, 2014, 13:30 ET Alberta Cancer Foundation announces $7 million for transformative research across province

EDMONTON, March 13, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Cancer Foundation has invested more than $7 million into four new research programs across the province, all designed to transform patient care and impact ...


Mar 13, 2014, 12:30 ET Alberta Cancer Foundation announces $7 million for transformative cancer research across province

CALGARY, March 13, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Cancer Foundation has invested more than $7 million into four new research programs across the province, all designed to transform patient care and impact...


Feb 04, 2014, 08:00 ET Alberta Cancer Foundation launches campaign to improve lives of Albertans facing cancer

EDMONTON, Feb. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Every day, 43 Albertans hear the words, "you have cancer." The Alberta Cancer Foundation launched a public awareness campaign on World Cancer Day that will push for...


Feb 04, 2014, 08:00 ET Alberta Cancer Foundation launches campaign to improve lives of Albertans facing cancer

EDMONTON, Feb. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Every day, 43 Albertans hear the words, "you have cancer." The Alberta Cancer Foundation launched a public awareness campaign on World Cancer Day that will push for...


Jun 15, 2013, 22:51 ET 7th annual Underwear Affair in Edmonton raises over $625,000 for the Alberta Cancer Foundation

2013 event draws 1,100 participants to race, walk or complete challenges through downtown Edmonton wearing underwear and outrageous attire in support of breakthrough research and the discovery of new ...


Jun 01, 2013, 21:55 ET 7th annual Underwear Affair raises over half a million dollars for the Alberta Cancer Foundation

2013 event draws 900 participants to race, walk or complete challenges in downtown Calgary wearing underwear and outrageous attire in support of breakthrough research and the discovery of new cancer...


Apr 17, 2013, 09:52 ET The Underwear Affair introduces "The Booty Hunt" as a new component of the 2013 race through downtown Calgary

Participants will walk, race or complete challenges dressed in underwear to support breakthrough research and the discovery of new cancer therapies at The Tom Baker Cancer Centre and 16 cancer...


Apr 17, 2013, 09:52 ET The Underwear Affair introduces "The Booty Hunt" as a new component of the 2013 race through downtown Edmonton

Participants will walk, race or complete challenges dressed in underwear to support breakthrough research and the discovery of new cancer therapies at Cross Cancer Institute and 16 other cancer...


Jun 28, 2012, 12:00 ET Alberta Cancer Foundation and Sanofi Canada partner to improve outcomes for colorectal cancer patients

ALBERTA, June 28, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Colorectal cancer patients must receive adequate follow-up care after their treatment is over to ensure any cancer recurrence is detected early, but many of...