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Investing in Progress

We understand how important it is to make smart investments with your dollars — investments that have a clear impact on patients—earlier detection, improved treatments and quality of life.

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"...Achieving results by helping patients, researchers, clinicians and industry work together to do things in a new way."

Areas of Investment


We invest more than $15 million annually in cancer research. Because of research 600 people survive cancer in Alberta today that would not have survived 25 years ago.

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& Screening

Every day, 43 Albertans hear the words “you have cancer.” The Alberta Cancer Foundation works to change that.

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Enhanced Care

In the last year, there were more than 500,000 patient visits to cancer centres in Alberta. Through enhanced care initiatives we can ensure they all have access to the best services.  

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The Alberta Cancer Foundation has invested over $100M in cancer research over the past 5 years. Find our Investments here.

Program Investment

Research Investment Opportunities

Alberta Cancer Foundation
Transformative Programs
and Foundational Infrastructure

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in People

Trainee Awards,
Building Excellence Program
and Endowed Chairs.

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Forms & Announcements

Alberta Cancer Foundation
Announcements, Administrative Forms, and Research & Enhanced Care Forms

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Cancer Research News

Leap Magazine 2015

Local cancer researcher Khaled Barakat is on the cutting edge of biomedicine

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Leap Magazine 2015

Two cancer researchers give us a glimpse into the long process between small breakthroughs and big discoveries

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Leap Magazine - Dr. Michael Weinfeld

Leap Magazine 2015

Dr. Michael Weinfeld’s Alberta-based team works towards inventing new drugs that target cancer cells

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Leap Magazine 2015

A University of Calgary researcher has set his sights on understanding the importance of compassion in cancer care.

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Leap Magazine - Shane Sinclair

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Investment Priorities


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