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Jan 21, 2015, 10:10 ET

Play Bald! Former Major League Baseball Player Gregg Zaun to go Virtually Bald for World Cancer Day

TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - VIDEO:           Former Blue Jay and current MLB...

Jan 15, 2015, 05:59 ET

MEDIA ALERT - VIDEO - Dragon Den's David Chilton encourages Canadians to invest in cancer research

TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - VIDEO:       Dragon Den's David Chilton encourages investment in cancer...

Jan 12, 2015, 05:59 ET

Free VIDEO B-ROLL AVAILABLE VIA CNW - The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation encourages Canadians to "Buzz Off" with new #NoHairSelfie campaign

TORONTO, Jan. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll is available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY:  The Princess Margaret...

Oct 15, 2014, 18:01 ET

The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation announces four transformational investments

TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - "This is a golden day," stated Paul Alofs, President & CEO of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation "We are...

Jun 18, 2013, 16:22 ET
Celebrating the announcement of a new drug to fight cancer are (l to r) Randy Mellon (10-year Weekend Walker), Dr. Dennis Slamon (UCLA), Dr. Tak Mak (Director, Campbell Family Institute for Breast Cancer Research), Dr. Bob Bell (President and CEO, University Health Network) and Paul Alofs (President and CEO, The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation).  (PRNewsFoto/Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation)

Long-term donor support helps fund cancer breakthrough

TORONTO, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - In a media event held this morning, two of the world's most acclaimed cancer researchers, Drs. Tak Mak of...

Jun 13, 2013, 11:30 ET

Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and King Hussein Cancer Center sign a Memorandum of Understanding

TORONTO, June 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, the University Health Network's (UHN) Princess Margaret Cancer Centre (PM) and the King Hussein Cancer...

Jan 21, 2013, 17:06 ET

Historic $50 Million Gift to Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Biggest Ever Private Donation to Cancer Research in Canada TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian philanthropists Emmanuelle Gattuso, Allan...

Jan 21, 2013, 11:33 ET

Historic $50 Million Gift to Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Biggest Ever Private Donation to Cancer Research in Canada TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian philanthropists Emmanuelle Gattuso,...

Oct 02, 2012, 11:03 ET

Stephen Bear Elected Chair of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation

Name Changes Announced and Annual Report Released TORONTO, Oct. 2, 2012 /CNW/ - Stephen Bear, a Director of McKinsey & Company, a management...