November 12 – 14 | 2023
Halifax Convention Centre, Halifax, NS & Online (Hybrid)

The Canadian Cancer Research Conference (CCRC) brings together the Canadian cancer research community for an agenda spanning the research spectrum. This is an ideal opportunity for researchers, trainees, clinicians, decision-makers, and patients to hear the latest developments in Canadian cancer research and network across research disciplines.

The CCRC is hosted biennially by the Canadian Cancer Research Alliance.


Conference Objectives

  • Showcase the range and excellence of Canadian cancer research, featuring all areas of cancer research and highlighting emerging and relevant findings from top Canadian and international researchers
  • Develop the next generation of cancer researchers through network growth and providing a platform to showcase research from early-career investigators and trainees
  • Advance reconciliation and equity in cancer research through intentional representation in conference organization and programming
  • Promote the engagement of persons affected by cancer in research and integrate patient partners into all aspects of the conference


Registration for the 2023 CCRC is now open!


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Scientific Program

The Canadian Cancer Research Conference scientific program will consist of plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, lightning presentation and poster sessions featuring leading national and international researchers from across the cancer research spectrum.


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