Welcome to the Leucan Information Centre

Learn more about pediatric cancers, their treatments and side effects, the psychological and scholastic repercussions affecting children and their families, or be inspired by the invigorating testimonials of survivors and their families. The Leucan Information Centre is there to foster better knowledge and understanding.

As part of its mission to better inform, Leucan Information Centre has been mandated to meet the needs of parents and patients undergoing pediatric oncology treatment who require information, by providing access to reliable and updated sources related to all aspects of the disease. Located inside the Centre de cancérologie Charles-Bruneau (CHU Sainte-Justine, Montreal), the Information Centre is open to all – parents, patients, members of their families, students and healthcare professionals.

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Who is the Documenter, exactly? The Documenter is the librarian at the Information Centre. The person who patiently digs up all the information and facts you need, and who will provide you with a full reserve of pertinent data. Need information? Turn to the Documenter, who will give you the key to the door that leads to a land of knowledge…

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The Documenter is there to help make your research easier and stress-free.
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The Documenter also delivers mail! No matter where you are in Canada, your reading material will be mailed directly to you at no charge.
The Documenter invites you to travel the world by visiting a portal of pediatric oncology websites.
Please note: Information Centre staff members do not possess medical expertise. All information sources provided by the Leucan Information Centre are of a general nature and are complementary to the information already supplied by healthcare professionals. It is advisable that you address all of your specific medical questions to these specialists.