Princess Margaret Cancer Centre is one of the largest cancer centers in the world. Their medical team is dedicated to caring, learning, and finding answers. Under the University Health Network, and affiliated with eh the University of Toronto, Princess Margot Cancer Centre is a health care, education facility, and medical research organization located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The focus is on researching complex cases, which has made the hospital a national and international source for discovery, education, and patient care.
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre offers many specialized programs and services to help patients and families, before, during, and after cancer treatment. Ranging from assisting in physical side effects due to treatment, emotional, and practical support. Categories of specialized support programs in the hospital include appearance, finance support, health, wellness & survivorship, information, patient education, language services, professional services, side effects management clinics, and support groups and programs.
If you are coming to Toronto to visit the Princess Margaret Cancer Center, are an incoming patient, caregiver, or medical professional, find out more information about Everything to Know About Long Term Medical Stays in Suites near Toronto here.
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
The cancer research-focused department of the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre is known to be one of the top five cancer research centers in the world. It is home to an internationally recognized team of scientists that seek to understand every aspect of research in stem cell signal, cell biology, structural biology, immunology, and immune therapy, psychosocial oncology, and palliative care.
The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre also includes The Campbell Family Cancer Research Institute and The Campbell Family Institute for Breast Cancer Research. They have a cutting-edge facility and research space that is equipped with state-of-the-art tools for research including facilities for molecular imaging, guided therapeutics, genomics, proteomics, and bioinformatics all in 388,588 square feet.
More facts about their research center includes:
Research Space: 416,488 Sq. Ft.
External Funding: $142,847,824
Total Staff: 857
Total Trainees: 259
Princess Margaret Cancer Center is located at 610 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 2C1. If you are planning to stay at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, you need to be within proximity to the nearby downtown Toronto Hospitals and other cancer research facilities.
Planning on booking a short-term rental with Avalon Suites allows you close access to the Princess Margot Cancer Centre. From Avalon’s accommodation, it will only be a 5-minute drive, 10-minutes transits on the TTC, or a 20-minute walk to get to the hospital.
Not only that, but you will also be close to a Wholefoods Market for groceries, top Toronto tourism destinations like the CN Tower, Ripley’s aquarium, Royal Ontario Museum, Art Gallery of Ontario, and schools like Ryerson University and University of Toronto St. George Campus.
Services and Amenities
Princess Margaret Cancer Center offers an abundance of amenities within the hospital and patient and family support services. Amenities offered include food and retail services, internet, phone, and television, information, security, lost and found, activities and relaxation for patients, patient and family library, childcare, and Princess Margret Lodge.
If you are looking for a short-term rental while you make frequent and long trips to Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, consider staying with us at Avalon Suites Yorkville, we are located only a 20-minute walk away.
Patient and family services including spiritual care, information on health and education, cancer health information, accounts receivable, health records, language services, privacy, and a pharmacy.
Conference and Educational Technology Services
If you happen to be staying in the downtown Toronto area to attend one of Princess Margaret’s Cancer Centre events or services, book with us at Avalon Suites Yorkville. The Princess Margaret’s Cancer Centre conference service team is a talented and diverse conference management group that has developed, organized, and executed hundreds of events for external medical clientele and for the UHN (Universal Health Network). They also have access to a database of more than 10,000 healthcare professionals, proud history of hosting successful local, provincial and national events and conferences, and the reputations of executing professional and high-quality single and multi-day events. No matter the size, complexity, or location, the experienced team is here to help you organize your next event.
By offering a dedicated team that will guide you every step of the way from execution to end, they offer services that will help to deliver a professional, and stress-free event. With services including logistics, program development, speaker management, budget planning, marketing, sponsorship, online registration and payment, abstract management, on-site registration and evaluations, and reports of post-event.
Avalon Suites Yorkville
Planning to attend an in-person conference or event, visit a patient, is a caregiver, or a consulting physical asked to visit the Princess Margaret Cancer Center? Stay with us here at Avalon Suites Yorkville, we are conveniently located 20 minutes to the Princess Margaret Cancer Center, are within walking distance to Wholefoods Market, and every suite is full-furnished for your short-or-long-term stay in downtown Toronto.
Avalon suites offer Economy suites for one person to a Presidential suite accommodating up to five people, there is sure to be one best suited for you and your family. Stay in Avalon Suites with more than 2x the space than a hotel room, decorated with modern furniture, a fully equipped kitchen, Cable Smart TVs, and an in-suite washer and dryer. Furthermore, guests have access to conference space, fitness center and gym, and concierge services.
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