Entries by Dhakshayini Boopalan

Arrow Big Smoke — Indigenous Cancer Patient Navigation

Arrow Big Smoke, a proud member of the Piikani Nation, supports Indigenous people in Alberta impacted by cancer. Finding yourself in the medical world, juggling appointments, therapies and treatments is intimidating. It’s even more complicated if you speak another language or have unique personal needs. With the support of enhanced navigation for certain patient populations, […]

Dr. Huiming Yang – Medical Director, Screening and the Provincial Medical Officer of Health, Healthy Living at Alberta Health Services.

Alberta has all the right ingredients to be leaders in prevention and screening. Talent. Data. Technical Know-How. Machine Learning. Passion. Bringing all of those pieces together in the Calgary Cancer Centre will allow us to change the way we prevent and detect cancer. Dr. Huiming Yang explains the benefits of this system. “I like to […]

The Gold Standard In Care: Calgary Cancer Centre

Opening in 2024, the Calgary Cancer Centre will be a hub for health care, science and research, boosting the quality of cancer treatment while bringing economic returns. On schedule to open in 2024, the Calgary Cancer Centre will be the largest standalone comprehensive cancer centre in Canada. “It will be right up there with the […]