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Use of Funds

The Scotiabank Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer funds have been used to support the following:

  • $2.6 million for research at The Campbell Family Cancer Research Institute for equipment, lab expenses, research and staff related expenses and research operations
  • $2.3 million to purchase cutting edge research equipment and support cancer research activities in the PMCC research expansion at MaRS (Medical and Related Science). Focus on:
    • Genomics & Epigenetics
    • Cancer Stem Cells & Tumor Biology
    • Biobank related research
Clinical Enhancements
  • $150,000 for innovation research grants
  • $182,000 to support the surgical robotics program for gynecological cancer patients
  • $958,000 for the enhancement and support of the first in-hospital Survivorship Clinic and Program in Canada
  • $250,000 to support the patient education program
  • $1.5 million to support the expansion of clinical research and grant matching program
  • $300,000 to support cancer informatics
PMCC Foundation Fund
  • $1.4 million to support the PMCC Foundation fund