24 min

Isotopes for Hope Podcast - Episode 3: Riaz Bandali, Nordion Isotopes for Hope Podcast

    • Medicine

The Isotopes for Hope Podcast is a series that highlights Canadian leaders in the country's isotope and cancer care sector who are contributing to Canada's leadership role in fighting cancer. While this podcast aims to frame the industry’s future in this area, we will also feature unique stories and perspectives about the importance of isotopes from current industry leaders.

In this episode, CNIC Chair James Scongack is joined by Riaz Bandali, President of Nordion. Nordion is the global leader in the provision of Cobalt 60, which is a critical radioisotope used to sterilize 30% of the world’s single use medical devices, and it is also used for the treatment of brain and breast cancer.

The Isotopes for Hope Podcast is a series that highlights Canadian leaders in the country's isotope and cancer care sector who are contributing to Canada's leadership role in fighting cancer. While this podcast aims to frame the industry’s future in this area, we will also feature unique stories and perspectives about the importance of isotopes from current industry leaders.

In this episode, CNIC Chair James Scongack is joined by Riaz Bandali, President of Nordion. Nordion is the global leader in the provision of Cobalt 60, which is a critical radioisotope used to sterilize 30% of the world’s single use medical devices, and it is also used for the treatment of brain and breast cancer.

24 min