It Doesn't Have to Hurt

Your IWK: Award celebrates impact made by researcher

“There is so much work to be done in the area of pain in cancer, and pain in survivorship specifically,” says Perri Tutelman, a PhD Candidate in Clinical Psychology at Dalhousie University and IWK Health. “We know that rates of childhood cancer survival have increased significantly; in developed countries, about 80 per cent of children diagnosed with cancer are expected to survive long term. Our research highlights that pain is something that needs to be discussed in post-cancer care.”…

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IWK Health Centre
Centre for Pediatric Pain Research
Dalhousie University