November 21, 2016, FUSCC Signed an agreement with Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
(PM) for both to become sister institutions. At the signing ceremony were present President GUO
Xiaomao, Party Secretary LI Duanshu, Vice-president YE Dingwei, and CHEN Zhen,
as well as Dr. Peter Pisters, President and CEO of University Health Network
(UHN), Toronto,Professor Mary Evans, Director of Cancer Program, Princess
Margaret Cancer Program, UHN, Professor Brian O’Sullivan, Chair of Head and
Neck Cancer Program, Bartley-Smith Wharton Chair, Princess Margaret Cancer
Centre, University Health Network, UHN, Dr. David Jaffray, Executive Vice
President of Technology and Innovation, UHN, Dr. Rama Khokha, PhD，Director of Research (Interim), UHN, Dr.
Shao Hui Huang, Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology,
University of Toronto / Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, UHN.
Margaret Cancer Centre is the largest integrated cancer research, teaching and
treatment centre in Canada. Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Center is the only
comprehensive cancer center in Shanghai and one of the leading cancer centers
in China. The two institutions have similar historic and ongoing visions for
oncology. Both organizations have reviewed their vision and mission and have
determined that there is a common desire of both parties to have a relationship
to maintain mutually agreeable goals. According to the agreement, both sides
would carry out various co-operations and exchanges. We believe that the
academic exchange and collaboration between these two institutions will bring
benefits for both the professionals and cancer patients in the future.
signing ceremony, the first FUSCC-PM Joint Symposium was held in FUSCC. The theme
of the symposium is A Shared Vision for the Future: Patient Care,
Collaboration, Scholarship. Experts from the two institutions delivered lectures
to the audiences from FUSCC.