May 12: CCAC President Barry D. Stein speaks at the fourth and final session in a series of public forums at the Rosalind & Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre of McGill University in Montreal. Topics include “Understanding developments that improve quality of life after cancer”, “Stem cells” and “Testimonies from cancer survivors.” Other facilitators include Marc Drolet, Michel Tremblay, PhD, Nicole Beauchemin, PhD, Alan Spatz, MD and Pasqualina Di Dio, PhD. 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m, at Conference Room 504 – Martin Theatre. McIntyre Medical Services Building, 1200 Pine Avenue West. Montreal, QC. H3A 1A3. For more information or to register, contact Annette Novak: 514-398-4970 (

May 14: CCAC President Barry D. Stein speaks at the annual conference for l’Association Québécoise des Infirmières en Oncologie (the Quebec Association of Oncology Nurses). The CCAC is especially proud to be a part of this informative initiative, since this is year’s theme is, “The best care for people affected by colorectal cancer.” Sponsored by Amgen, the day-long session takes place at the Hôtel Alt, 1200 Germain-des-Prés avenue, Quebec City. Contact Chantal Naud ( to confirm your attendance.