Category: Good News Stories

APCaRI investigator awarded 2018 Alumni Honour

Congratulations to top alumni honour awardee Dr. Ron Moore

September 13, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Ron Moore, ’80 BSc, ’86 MD, ’91 […]

Kaye Fund Awards: Congratulations to our APCaRI members!

September 4, 2018

University Hospital Foundation – Kaye Fund Awards Congratulations to two […]

Falling Walls Venture – Berlin 2018

Congratulations to John Lewis and Nanostics for winning an entry […]

Why did the chicken cross the road…?

Konstantin Stoletov and Lian Willetts co-first-authored an article published recently […]

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September is not just for back to school its also […]

APCaRI Fall Symposium Oct. 26 to 27, 2018, Banff, Alberta

August 23, 2018

2018 APCaRI Fall Symposium – Knowledge, Action, Impact On October […]

Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer 2018

August 20, 2018 APCaRI members participated in the Enbridge Ride to Conquer […]

Could there soon be a better way to diagnose prostate cancer?

May 30, 2017

A new test to better diagnose prostate cancer has been […]

Member of the APCaRI Training Program will present a poster at CARO ASM 2017 – Toronto

April 21, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Deepak Dinakaran for getting his abstract “Comparison […]

New platform for prostate cancer diagnosis to be presented at ISEV 2017

The Lewis Research Group will present exciting results about new […]

Member of the APCaRI training program, Dr. Anais Medina Martin, selected as a remarkable woman for the International Women’s Day at the Caucus Meeting in Edmonton

March 17, 2017

Last March 8th, 2017 the Legislative Assembly of Alberta held […]

APCaRI 2016 Fall Symposium

September 30, 2016

On Oct. 20-21, 2016, APCaRI will celebrate its 7th research […]

APCaRI at the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer for second year

September 13, 2016

Well, we did it again!  Several APCaRI members participated in […]

APCaRI members participate in the 2016 CCI Golf Classic

September 12, 2016

Members of the APCaRI team felt very fortunate yesterday to […]

Congratulations to APCaRI recipients of JAHIP grants!

June 20, 2016

Congratulations to Drs. John Lewis, Eric Hyndman, Morley Hollenberg and […]

APCaRI @ BIO2016

June 2, 2016

Members of APCaRI will be increasing awareness of the initiative […]

Dr. Nawaid Usmani and team receive funding for their PRIME study!

April 15, 2016

The PRIME Study – Prevention and Intervention for MEtabolic syndrome: […]

APCaRI Registry and Biorepository enrolls 1500th participant – 30% of our goal

April 7, 2016

We are pleased to announce that the Alberta Prostate Cancer […]

APCaRI is part of the Movember Prostate Cancer Outcomes network

March 10, 2016

The Prostate Cancer Outcomes Global Initiative to Compare and Reduce […]

Lifestyle Management Program in Alberta – TrueNTH

February 2, 2016

The TrueNTH (pronounced True North) Lifestyle Management (LM) Program is […]

Exemplar Prostate Cancer Research from our team makes it to the Ministry of Health

Alberta Innovates Health Solutions – Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities […]

The Calgary Prostate Cancer Centre has the highest accrual for a novel ultrasound study in prostate cancer

December 15, 2015

“We have enrolled over 400 patients at our site, reaching […]

The Alberta Prostate Cancer Biorepository is certified by CTRNet

December 9, 2015

APCaRI is committed to collecting, processing and storing the samples […]

Russ Greiner’s Team “PC LEARN”, tied for 1st in the Prostate Cancer DREAM Challenge

Competing with 50 teams from around the world in the […]

Post-Doctoral Fellow Dr. Lian Willetts shines light on the frontiers of discovery

November 17, 2015

Dr. Lian Willetts was awarded 2nd place in the Falling […]

Party with your prostate – Annual Comedy Series

September 22, 2015

Join us for this inaugural men’s night out filled with […]

Inspiring support for prostate cancer research at the 2015 CCI Golf Classic

August 21, 2015

Members of the APCaRI team felt very fortunate yesterday to […]

APCaRI members participate in the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer

August 11, 2015

Well, we did it!  Several APCaRI members participated in a […]

Part of the Team

December 1, 2014

“I have had the opportunity to be involved in APCaRI […]

Our First Participant!

May 26, 2014

Thanks to the participation from men with suspected prostate cancer […]

Bird Dogs

May 21, 2014

The Alberta Prostate Cancer Research Initiative (APCaRI) brings together a […]

The Bird Dogs: Pointing for the Prostate Cancer Cure

For years, Frank Sojonky hid his battle with prostate cancer […]