With cancer stubbornly remaining the leading cause of death world wide, and cases expected to double in the next 20 years, our top priority must be to accelerate cancer research and care.
Leading the world in cancer research.
At The Princess Margaret, we have a bold but vital vision: to Conquer Cancer In Our Lifetime. As one of the world's top five cancer research centres, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre is known for its game-changing scientific achievements and exceptional patient care.
The funds raised through Quest to Conquer Cancer are enabling our researchers and clinicians to push the boundaries of knowledge and care, discovering ways to transform the cancer experience and giving real hope to cancer patients in Canada and around the world.
World-leading research & patient care
Research: 19% of patients are in clinical trials -- almost double the national average of Canada, the US or the UK.
Partnerships: Over 500 international partnerships with centres in 107 countries including Italy, Jordan, India, Spain, China, Kenya, Brazil and Germany.
18,127 new patients from all over the globe are treated every year.
200+ types of cancer treated including some of the rarest forms.
Home to 324 residents and fellows and more than 360 health professional students.
22% of patients are in clinical trials (vs. average of 8% in the US).
International partnerships with centres in Italy, Jordan, India, Spain, China, Kenya, Brazil and Germany.
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Quest to Conquer Cancer