Prostate information evening
The Prostate Cancer Information Evening, open to the general public, provides a fresh perspective on the disease. During this evening, Dr. Fred Saad, Head of the Urology Department at the CHUM and Director of Prostate Cancer Research at the CRCHUM and the Institute, and guest speakers, address several topics, touching on different aspects of this cancer, in a simple and popular way, with a very human approach.
- Introduction to the disease and the different types of treatment;
- Living with prostate cancer;
- Research advances.
On September 23th, the Prostate cancer support group and the CHUM, in collaboration with the Montreal Cancer Institute and the Fondation Virage, have organized to the sixth edition of the Prostate Cancer Information Evening.
In the current context, the evening was broadcast virtually.
The public had the opportunity to interact with Dr Fred Saad, urologist-oncologist at the CHUM, researcher at the CRCHUM and member of the ICM, to better understand the disease, the different treatment options and to learn more about the new advances in the research.