From 2008 to 2017, Andy Chabot was President and CEO of the Cancer Research Society. Mr. Chabot is also a cancer survivor. Together with his daughter Lena, he wished to express his gratitude to the scientific community that saved his life and to encourage young students to pursue a career in cancer research.
The Andy - Léna Chabot / Cancer Research Society Foundation is dedicated to contributing to the advancement of science while promoting the next generation of scientists. It will allow undergraduate students in Science to pursue a four-month training course in a university research laboratory under the supervision of a recognized scientist who has received a grant from the Cancer Research Society.