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Bell John- Lab

Vixens Victorious is thrilled that Senior Scientist at OHRI, Dr. John Bell will serve as Honorary Chairperson for Lights! Camera! CURE!

Dr John Bell is a global leader in developing oncolytic viruses and immunotherapy to treat cancer.

“I am delighted to be honorary chair of Lights! Camera! CURE!” said Dr. Bell. “First of all, my wife and I have always loved films and so are really looking forward to seeing the work of talented Canadians that will be showcased. Secondly, the money raised goes to a great organization, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation. We are seeing some real breakthroughs in cancer immunotherapy over the last five years and now more than ever, money raised for cancer research is having a major impact right here in Ottawa.”

Tickets for Lights! Camera! CURE! are available at

The Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation provides people in Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec with increased access to person-centred care through the delivery of Cancer Coaching, cancer research and clinical trials. Privately funded, the Cancer Foundation exists because of donations and community events such as Lights! Camera! CURE!