Dr. Nada Jabado (L) and Dina Bourdakos (R). On a recent visit to Jabado lab at the RI-MUHC, Dina posed with Dr. Jabado to donate the funds collected for the Kat D DIPG Foundation in memory of her daughter Catherine Demes. This initiative which Dina launched with her family supports scientific research into a deadly brain tumor known as DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma) through various activities.

Dr. Nada Jabado (L) with Dina Bourdakos and Dr. Jacek Majewski (R). Dr. Majewski is an Associate Professor in the Department of Human Genetics at McGill University. His research focuses on genomics and bioinformatics analysis of high throughput data such as those obtained by analyzing tumor samples from brain cancer patients like Catherine Demes.

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