Cancer doctor gets prestigious prize

By Daniel Nolan, The Hamilton Spectator

A local doctor who has an international reputation in the treatment of childhood cancer has won a prestigious prize from the Canadian Cancer Society.

Dr. Ronald Barr, 66, is the 2009 recipient of the O. Harold Warwick prize, which is presented to a scientist who has had a major impact on cancer control in Canada.

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