Here are the latest TFRI news stories. See our archive for a full history of news.
November 24, 2014
The Terry Fox Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Britt Andersen as its new Executive Director, effective November 24, 2014.
November 13, 2014
The Terry Fox Foundation (TFF) is pleased to announce that Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou will participate in the Terry Fox Run being held in Taipei, Taiwan on Saturday November 15, 2014.
November 05, 2014
BC MLAs and ministers had an opportunity Nov. 3 to learn how cancer research is working from TFRI-BC Node Regional Advisory Committee members and invited speakers.
October 23, 2014
Victoria, BC Oct. 23, 2014 -- BC legislature calls for the second Sunday after Labour Day to be designated Terry Fox Day
September 10, 2014
Terry Fox Foundation takes aim at hard-to-treat cancers and personalized treatment with multimillion-dollar research investment at six leading Toronto cancer centres
August 15, 2014
Dr. John Maris will deliver the opening address at this year's TFRI BC Node Research Day, taking place on 13 November at the BC Cancer Agency.
July 28, 2014
TFRI’s fifth annual scientific meeting (ASM) in Montreal, Quebec this spring wrapped up with a surprise cash donation of a $1,000 for Terry Fox research.
March 06, 2014
Three promising Canadian cancer researchers, two in Ontario and one in Quebec, have been awarded a total of $1.35 million under the Terry Fox Research Institute’s 2013 New Investigator Awards.
February 16, 2014
Researchers funded by the Terry Fox Foundation and based at the BC Cancer Agency’s Centre for Lymphoid Cancer in Vancouver have discovered a new, recurrent genetic mutation in two kinds of lymphoma -- Hodgkin lymphoma and primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma (PMBCL).
February 07, 2014
TFRI’s efforts to improve outcomes for colorectal cancer patients received a vote of confidence this week with the announcement that a pan-Canadian initiative comprising colorectal researchers supported by TFRI, has been awarded $15-million from the federal government to establish a Business-Led Network of Centres of Excellence (BL-NCE) in Precision Therapeutics