null The Journey: Childhood versus Adult Cancer (Leukemia) (April 20, 2016)

Fighting Cancer with Knowledge and Hope lecture series

Where: Martin Theatre, room 504, McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, McGill University

When: April 20, 2016, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Presented by: The Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre

Nicole Beauchemin, PhD
Professor, Departments of Biochemistry, Medicine and Oncology, Goodman Cancer Research Centre (GCRC), McGill University

Does age matter? The challenges of treating leukemias and lymphomas in young and older patients
Nathalie A. Johnson, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Jewish General Hospital, McGill University Health Centre

How does leukemia fuel itself?
Russell Jones, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology
Goodman Cancer Research Centre (GCRC), McGill University

Genomic Determinants of childhood leukemia
Daniel Sinnett, PhD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Université de Montréal
Research Chair FKV in Pediatric Oncogenomics
Senior Scientist, Division of Hematology-oncology,
CHU Sainte-Justine

Patient Testimonial


Sessions will be delivered in English.
The Question and Answer period will be bilingual.
Refreshments will be served.
Admission is free but seating is limited.

McIntyre Medical Sciences Building
1200 Pine Avenue West, 6th Floor
Montreal, QC H3A 1X1

Registration online at
or contact Ms. Annette Novak
at 514-398-4970 or email