“Heroes are important – and Terry Fox is a hero!”

Dr. David Huntsman, Staff Pathologist, BC Cancer Agency

“I was in Grade 10 in St. John’s, Newfoundland when Terry Fox ran past our house. It was amazing that someone could attempt to run what he did, even with two legs! To do what he wanted to do was very impressive and brave…I did not know at the time that I was seeing a national hero.”

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“Heroes are important – and Terry Fox is a hero! It’s nice to know that there was somebody who valued [cancer research], thought there was a need for progress, did something nationally and important — and gave everything. That is so inspiring!”

Dr. David Huntsman
BC Cancer Agency
Terry Fox New Frontiers PPG (forme fruste tumours)