CAR-T Therapy uses a person’s own cells to destroy the cancer cells in their body.

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While my job as Chair is more about running a team (i.e., the Department) to be as competitive as possible, my Professor job is about research and education. Much of my time is spent doing basic science (non-human) research into cardiovascular disease, how it develops and how we can fix it. This research takes multiple forms and requires me to bring in a lot of different areas of science. I also teach undergraduate and graduate students at Western about the cardiovascular system.

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Many doctors prescribe antibiotics to cure infections. But should they be prescribing viruses instead?

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I am a physiotherapist. In my role, I combine an in-depth knowledge of the body and how it works with specialized hands-on clinical skills to assess, diagnose and treat symptoms of illness, injury or disability.

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As a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) I use my knowledge of human anatomy and physiology to either help people maintain their health and well-being or to help those who have injuries recover.

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Let’s Talk Cancer at the University of Toronto is a FREE and accessible one-day event for all interested high school students. It is hosted by Let’s Talk Science at the University of Toronto and the Canadian Cancer Society’s Research Information Outreach Team (RIOT).

This event will take place on May 3rd, 2016.

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Let's Talk Cancer at Queen's University is a FREE one-day event for Grade 11 and 12 students hosted by Let's Talk Science at Queen's University and the Canadian Cancer Society’s Research Information Outreach Team (RIOT). This event will take place on May 18th, 2016 at Queen's University.

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Let's Talk Cancer is a series of full-day symposia for Grade 11 and 12 students that explores the use of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) as an integral part of cancer research. This event will take place on April 29th, 2016 at the University of Ottawa.

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Let's Talk Cancer is a FREE one-day event held on March 3rd, 2016 for Grade 11 and 12 students hosted by Let's Talk Science at Western University and the Canadian Cancer Society’s Research Information Outreach Team. This event will take place on May 3rd, 2016 at Western University.

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Dr. Young Lee will talk about her role as the Radiation Oncology Medical Physicist at the Sunnybrook Health Science Centre in the research and treatment of cancer.

The event is taking place on November 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm.

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