On April 20, 2017, Dr. Carolyn Gotay presented at the 4th International Quality of Life and Cancer Clinical Trials Conference, which was organized by the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC). Dr. Gotay's talk was titled "A global perspective on QOL" and was part of of the opening welcome to the conference.Read More »
Expert commentary by Dr. Trevor Dummer was included in an article published April 17, 2017 in the National Post. In the article, Dr. Dummer discusses the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project and the BC Generations Project.Read More »
On Monday, April 17, 2017, the American Journal of Epidemiology published its list of 10 best articles from 2016. The list represents the best in the field, in the opinion of the journal’s editors.
The paper by Dr. Murphy and colleagues was entitled “Muscle quality and myosteatosis: Novel associations with mortality risk—The Age, Gene/Environment Susceptibility (AGES)-Reykjavik Study.”Read More »
The BC Cancer Agency is seeking a Faculty Scientist with outstanding credentials and an excellent track record of research productivity to join their team of world-class scientists within Cancer Control Research (CCR). CCR has a number of strong core research programs directed toward the reduction of incidence and mortality from cancer, sustainability of cancer care, and alleviating the burden of suffering from cancer. Applicants at the Scientist or Senior Scientist (equivalent to a university Assistant or Associate Professor) level are invited to apply.Read More »
On March 30, 2017, Dr. Dummer presented at the Society of Behavioural Medicine’s 38th annual conference. His presentation was part of a panel symposium session entitled “Multimorbidity and physical activity in Atlantic Canadians.”Read More »