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Dr. Mary Gospodarowicz Awarded O. Harold Warwick Prize

Dr. Mary Gospodarowicz is the recipient of the O. Harold Warwick Prize for outstanding achievements in cancer control research. Dr Gospodarowicz is the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre's medical director and the first Canadian immediate Past President of the Union for International Cancer Control. She is a radiation oncologist whose dedication and leadership for over 30 years has continued to improve patient outcomes through clinical research. Early in her career, she pioneered research into treatment for testicular cancer, clinical trials in prostate and bladder cancer, Hodgkin lymphoma, and late effects of radiotherapy. Through her involvement in committees of the Canadian Cancer Trials Group, she guides high impact cancer research. She has also been instrumental in advocating for access to radiotherapy in low- or middle-income countries.

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