2017 Meetings

The Manitoba Prostate Cancer Support Group encourages wives, partners, family and friends to attend our meetings.
We meet the 3rd Thursday of every month (except December) from 7 - 9 pm at Cindy Klassen Recreation Complex - 999 Sargent Avenue.
Meetings are free and open to everyone. Dates and speakers are listed below.


Jan-19 Dr. Sabine Mai Manitoba Institute for Cell Biology
Her research on genomics of prostate cancer

Feb-16 Pamela Klassen CancerCare Manitoba; registered dietician "Fact, Fiction and Opinion: Understanding Nutrition and Prostate Cancer"

Mar-16 Dr. Graham Glezerson Manitoba Clinic_urologist
"Prostate Cancer.......then and now"
(Advances in treatment of prostate cancer observed over my time in practice)

Apr-20 Monique Woroniak Winnipeg Public Library
"Searching online for reliable medical information on prostate cancer"

May-18 Dr. Kevin Saunders River Grove Medical Clinic
"Managing prostate cancer along with other health issues in elderly males"

Jun-15 Dr. Linda Montford CancerCare Manitoba;
"Psychosocial aspects of dealing with prostate cancer"

Jul-20 Panel discussion "Promoting patient self-help in dealing with prostate cancer"
Gayle Nichols(resource), Pamela Klassen(diet), Jennifer McLaren (exercise)

Aug-17 Dr. Spencer Gibson Manitoba Institute for Cell Biology
"Genetic research approaches to improved therapy"

Sep-21 SAE- panel_"Prostate Cancer ... treatment options and follow-up"
Dr. Jeff Saranchuk (surgical oncology), Dr. Arbind Dubey (radiation oncology)

Oct-19 T B A

Nov-16 Xmas Pot Luck

Dec-21 No meeting