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Health Series: Cracking Cancer
March 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pmFree
The Program Committee is pleased to offer a winter health series. Join us in welcoming back three of the health professionals as they speak on three essential health topics!
Dr. Janessa Laskin is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of British Columbia, Associate Member in Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, and has been an active member of the medical oncology staff at BC Cancer since 2003. Dr. Laskin’s clinical and research interests have primarily focused around lung and head and neck cancers, and in recent years her research has evolved towards genomic and personalized medicine. Dr. Laskin is the co-founder and clinical leader of the Personalized OncoGenomics (POG) program, a translational research effort that uses in-depth genomic sequencing to guide chemotherapy decision-making in a clinically relevant time-frame.
Light dinner at 5:30-6:15 pm
Speaker at 6:30-8:00 pm
UWCV Members $20+tax
Pan-seared Fillet of Coho, fingerling potatoes, spinach, roasted shallots, white wine beurre blanc.
Coffee and tea.