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GCI Researchers Invited to Speak Before the House of Commons on the Need for Gynecologic Cancer Research Funding

The GCI’s very own Dr. Gillian Hanley and Dr. Jessica McAlpine were invited to appear before the House of Commons’ Standing Committee on Health as witnesses to the gynecologic cancer landscape in Canada. Dr. Hanley and Dr. McAlpine shed light on some of the incredible BC-led research at the Gynecologic Cancer Initiative while calling for federal support and funding to help reduce the burden of gynecologic cancers on Canadians.

Register and Submit an Abstract for GCI Trainee Research Day 2024!

The Gynecologic Cancer Initiative’s annual Trainee Research Day will be hosted on June 1 7th, 2024. The GCI Trainee Research Day is an hybrid event to showcase and celebrate trainees in British Columbia who are conducting research on gynecologic cancers. 

This year, the event will be held in-person at the VGH Paetzold Health Education Centre and online via Zoom.

Registration and abstract submissions are now open!

Gynecologic Cancer Research Funding Opportunities:
Applications Now Open

This year, the GCI is excited to launch 9 distinct internal funding opportunities for gynecologic cancer researchers, prospective fellows, and trainees alike. 

To learn more about these funding opportunities, please visit out ‘Funding Opportunities’ page linked below.