Dr. Ralph Buttyan on the team awarded Prostate Cancer Canada's 2014 Movember Team Grant

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2014-07-15

The 2014 Movember Team Grant has been awarded to Dr. John Bartlett of the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research.  Dr. Ralph Buttyan of the Vancouver Prostate Centre is one of 14 co-Invesitagors on this award.  Read the full story here.

PCC Movember 2014 team

Front Row: Pete Bombaci (Director, Movember Canada), John Bartlett (Principal Investigator, OICR), Rocco Rossi (President and CEO, Prostate Canada Canada), Stuart Edmonds (VP Research, Health Promotion and Survivorship, Prostate Cancer Canada)

Back row: Katrina Chan, Vasundara Venkateswaran, Axel Thomson, Jane Bayani, Paul Boutros, Glenn Bauman, Theodorus van der Kwast, Maria Komisarenko, Jacques Lapointe, Marko Oczak (sitting), Ralph Buttyan, David Berman.

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Robbie Burns Gala at the Pan Pacific Vancouver: January 25

The Pan Pacific Vancouver is hosting a celebration of Scotland's most famous poet, Robbie Burns, on January 25.  The event will include fundraising for Prostate Cancer Canada's Plaid for Dad campaign. There will be a traditional itinerary, starting with the official piping in of the guests, with exclusive malt tastings, authentic Scottish cuisine celebrating the haggis and ending the evening with a chorus of Auld Lang Syne. Click here for more information and tickets.

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It's A Snow Day at Mt. Seymour: March 9

Mt. Seymour is hosting It's A Snow Day, a fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Foundation BC, on Friday March 9. The event will include slope time, a reception, and a silent auction. Click here for more details including how to register, donate and/or sponsor.

 

 

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