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 27, the Prostate Cancer Support Group and the CHUM, in collaboration with the Montreal Cancer Institute and the Fondation Virage, have organized to the eighth edition of the Prostate Cancer Information Evening.
This informative evening demystified prostate cancer, provided answers to questions from those affected by the disease, and discussed the latest advances in research. The three guest speakers were :
Dr. Fred Saad
Director, Department of Surgery | Faculty of Medicine – UdeM
Chief of Urology and Director of Urological Oncology | CHUM
Director, Laboratory of Molecular Oncology and Clinical Research in Prostate Cancer | CRCHUM
Researcher member | Institut du cancer de Montréal
Dr. Carole Lambert
Radiation Oncologist | CHUM
Clinical Associate Professor | UdeM
Dr. Zineb Hamilou
Hemato-oncologist | CHUM