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At AstraZeneca we strive to deliver great medicines to patients through innovative science. But managing disease can’t be done with medicines alone. Together we can develop creative solutions to help
tackle the challenges of effectively preventing and treating disease.

AstraZeneca is proud to support the Annual Meeting of the Ontario Association of Pathology as part of our commitment to making a difference and improving the lives of Canadians.


Cancer Care Ontario is the Ontario government’s principal cancer advisor. It plays an important role in equipping health professionals, organizations and policy-makers with the most up-to-date cancer knowledge and tools to prevent cancer and deliver high quality patient care.

The Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Program aims to strengthen the quality of pathology and laboratory medicine services across Ontario and focuses on the screening and diagnostic components of cancer care. The program helps create a system for pathology and laboratory medicine providers to effectively and efficiently analyze samples. This ensures that treatment plans and patient care are based on accurate and timely pathology and laboratory findings.


For over a century, Merck has been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world’s most challenging diseases. Today, Merck continues be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world. For more information about our operations in Canada, visit www.merck.ca and connect with us on YouTube and Twitter @MerckCanada.


The Ontario Regional Blood Coordinating Network (ORBCoN) is a nonprofit program funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC). Our mission is “Inspiring and facilitating best transfusion practices in Ontario”. We value patient safety, accountability, collaboration, stakeholders and knowledge transfer. We develop and disseminate utilization, inventory, audit, quality and reference tools to our Ontario hospitals’ transfusion service free of charge. We work collaboratively with our hospital and Canadian Blood Services partners and stakeholders.


Sectra Digital Pathology PACS offers a complete review solution for the pathologist to optimize workflow – including a diagnostic viewer, efficient image archiving and standardized integrations to various scanners and image analysis applications.
A focus on end-user experience and workflow efficiency allows pathologists to make faster and more accurate diagnoses.  Image sharing tools are available for collaboration and second opinions as well as bi-directional sharing of images and reports between pathology and radiology.