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Immunotherapy: A cancer treatment game-changer?

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Hilton Hotel Lac-Leamy

3 Boulevard du Casino

Gatineau, Quebec J8Y 6X4

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Please join us for this free public forum and discussion. The event will provide members of the public with an opportunity to separate fact from fiction by hearing the latest advances in cancer immunotherapy research from experts developing ground-breaking therapeutics that harness the body's immune system to fight cancer. Expert panelists include Dr. John Bell, senior scientist at the Cancer Therapeutics Program, The Ottawa Hospital and BioCanRx Scientific Director, Dr. Harold Atkins, scientist at the Cancer Therapeutics Program and Attending Physician, Blood and Marrow Transplant Progam, The Ottawa Hospital, and Dr. Marcus Butler, Clinical Head of the Immune Monitoring Team at The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. You will also hear firsthand from Ramona Bietlot, a patient who has benefitted from immunotherapy. Linda Eagen, President & CEO of the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation, will moderate the evening.

Parking: Free parking

Directions: Driving into Gatineau: Take Highway 50 West. Follow the signs for Highway 5 North and take Exit 3, Boulevard du Casino. Turn right.

Public transit: Bus 21 of The Société de transport de l'Outaouais crosses Ottawa and Gatineau heading to the Casino du Lac-Leamy - attached to the Hilton Lac-Leamy.

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