Androgen deprivation for prostate cancer: More than meets the eye

Presenter: Dr. Laurent Azoulay
Date: Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Join Dr. Azoulay to learn more about:
  • The unintended effects of androgen deprivation therapy in the treatment of prostate cancer
  • This presentation will include the findings of four important studies conducted by Dr. Azoulay’s research team 

Dr. Laurent Azoulay's Biography:

Dr. Laurent Azoulay is an Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health and the Gerald Bronfman Department of Oncology at McGill University, and a Senior Investigator at the Centre for Clinical Epidemiology of the Lady Davis Institute of the Jewish General Hospital. His CIHR-funded research program focuses on the association between certain medications and the risk of cancer, as well as assessing the safety of cancer treatments. He has published numerous studies assessing the safety of androgen deprivation therapy, several of which were published in top-tier journals. 

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