Dr Martin Gleave awarded with the Doctors of BC Terry Fox Medal

Date Posted: 
2023-11-21

The Doctors of BC Terry Fox Medal is presented to exceptional individuals who have demonstrated a significant impact in the field of cancer care. We are delighted to announce that Dr. Martin Gleave has been honored with this esteemed award for his remarkable achievements. Dr. Gleave's exceptional skills as a surgeon and scientist have greatly contributed to the advancement of cancer research worldwide.

The Terry Fox Medal is awarded to individuals who have gained national or international recognition for their exceptional contributions in clinical practice, research, or teaching/education. This recognition is based on their distinguished career achievements, groundbreaking advancements, and significant contributions to the field of cancer medicine and cancer control.

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Events

Terry Fox Run fundraiser: September 19th, 2023

The 43nd Annual Terry Fox Run is taking place on Sunday September 19, 2023. If you are able, please consider joining and/or donating to our team (tax receipts issued), raising funds for the Terry Fox Foundation's ground-breaking cancer research

Pars for Prostate fundraiser: September 21, 2023

The Second Annual Pars for Prostate golf fundraiser in support of Prostate Cancer Foundation BC takes place September 21, 2022 at Westwood Plateau Golf Course. Join today to take part in this best ball, shotgun style tournament. Skilled holes, putting contest, draw prizes and more. For information and to register please click here.

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