Research Champions

Making a difference

Research Champions are individuals who made an exceptional contribution to the blood cancer community.
They are people who want to see cures for blood cancers in our lifetime and will stop at nothing to make it happen.

2021 Research Champions

2020 Research Champions

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Alessandra Tropeano - Montreal

Born and raised in Montreal, Alessandra involved herself at an early age in her local community. She began her career as a local performer in community festivals and fundraisers, all while pursuing her studies at Concordia University in the field of business.

Alexis Tertulliani

Alexis lives in Montreal with his wife Sabrina and children Fabiana and Damiano. Alexis has been in the risk management and insurance industry for 15 years. Alexis first got involved with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 5 years ago at a networking breakfast. He was blown away by the incredible passion shared by everyone and profoundly touched by the experiences shared by survivors and fighters.
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Alexis Tertulliani