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Vision, Mission & Goals

Vision

To foster collaborative multi-disciplinary teams to:

Mission

The Western Centre for Translational Cancer Research is a diverse and growing network of researchers who seek to minimize the burden of cancer.

Goals

To accelerate the translation of scientific knowledge to clinical practice by providing a academic framework to support bi-directional interdisciplinary translational cancer research.

To achieve this vision, the key priorities for the Centre for Translational Cancer Research are to enhance translational cancer research that addresses important questions with potential for significant impact for people with cancer by:

Connecting researchers to enable high impact translational cancer research teams Advocating for resources to support citywide translational cancer research.

Connecting researchers

to enable high impact translational cancer research teams

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Advocating for resources

to support citywide translational cancer research.