Life Raft Group CanadaGIST Sarcoma Life Raft Group Canada held its 3rd Annual Day of Learning on October 18, 2014 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel in Vancouver, BC.

Speakers includes Dr. Ursula Lee, Oncologist from the BC Cancer Agency, Fraser Valley Centre, who  presented “Approach to diagnosis and treatment of GIST: Lessons from Medical Oncology.”

Lynn Burrows, M.ED., Registered Clinical Counsellor spoke about “The Emotional Impact of GIST.”

David Josephy, Professor at the the University of Guelph, Ontario presented on “GIST 101,” a topic he recently addressed in a webinar for the Life Raft Group.

For more information, please contact Kristin Austman, Administrative Assistant, GIST Sarcoma Life Raft Group Canada at Or visit their website,