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REF NO.: 153

SUBJECT: Memorial University researchers looking for people newly diagnosed with cancer

DATE: Feb. 28

Have you been diagnosed with cancer within the past year? If so, Memorial University’s School of Nursing would like to hear from you.
Researchers would like to interview individuals who have been diagnosed with cancer within the past year to learn about their concerns and needs so that strategies can be developed to help patients with cancer better.
If you are interested and would like more information about this study, please contact Joanne Smith-Young, RN, BN, MN, co-ordinator, Nursing Research Unit, School of Nursing, Memorial University, 709-777-7106 or toll-free 1-888-477-6844 or email

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For more information, please contact Michelle Osmond, communications co-ordinator, School of Nursing, Memorial University, at 709.777.2165 or


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