OMPRN was established by the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) as part of its 2016-2021 Strategic Plan. OMPRN is also part of OICR’s Adaptive Oncology (AO) Initiative.
The mission of the OMPRN is to enhance molecular pathology research capacity across the province by:
Fostering Collaboration and cooperation between Ontario academic pathologists
Increasing the participation of pathologists in high-quality translational cancer research
Providing opportunities for residents, fellows and early career pathologists to obtain training and mentorship in cancer research