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    Global Cancer Advocacy Training- March 28-29, 2015 Boston, USA

    The American Cancer Society’s Global Scholars Program, in collaboration with the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network (YP-CDN) and the Harvard Global Equity Initiative (HGEI), is excited to host a cancer advocacy training workshop at Harvard University on March 28-29, 2015.

    The American Cancer Society’s Global Scholars Program, in collaboration with the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network (YP-CDN) and the Harvard Global Equity Initiative (HGEI), is excited to...

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    World Cancer Day is less than two weeks away!

    What are YOUR plans to mark the Day?

    It's coming up faster than you think, but fear not, there are still plenty of things you can do, big or small, to create greater awareness around cancer and to show the world that cancer is "Not...

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    IAHPC Traveling Scholarships to the 14th World Congress of the EAPC

    "Building Bridges"in Copenhagen, May 8-10, 2015

    The International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC) are pleased to announce that they will provide ten (10) scholarships to support the travel of palliative care workers to attend...

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    2015 UICC Workshop Programme Call for Proposals now open

    The Global Education and Training team at UICC is pleased to announce the call for proposals for the 2015 UICC Workshop Grants. The application deadline is 1st March 2015.

    Last year, six grants were awarded and workshops took place in Georgia, India, Kazakhstan, Morocco, Sudan and Uganda. We hope the programme will be equally geographically diverse and successful this...

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    ESMO-led Anti-Cancer Medicines Availability Study

    The peer review deadline has just been extended as ESMO are missing reviews for some important countries.

    Your assistance would be appreciated on three actions: Review the data online - select the tumour types you wish to review Leave any comments online or mail them to Nathan Cherny Please forward this...

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    Passing of Dr Nigel Gray, AO

    Sunday 21 December, 2014

    The public health community in Australia and internationally is in mourning today, with the announcement of the death of one of its pioneers, Dr Nigel Gray AO. Dr Gray, the Director of the Cancer...

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    YY Fellowship Applications close 15 Jan

    Pursue a research collaboration abroad

    UICC is accepting Yamagiwa-Yoshida Memorial international study grants (YY) applications until 15th January 2015.  Click here for more info. 

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    GICR launches new website

    The Global Initiative for Cancer Registry Development (GICR), led by the International Agency for Research on Cancer has launched a new website. 

    GICR is a collaboration between international partners to share knowledge and facilitate research to inform cancer control. The revised website describes the unified strategy developed to addresses...

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    Launch of new publication on childhood cancer

    PAHO/WHO have released a new manual on early diagnosis of childhood cancer

    In many countries, cancer is the second leading cause of death in children over 1 year of age, exceeded only by accidents.  Fortunately, great progress has been made in the treatment of childhood...

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    Cancer Country Profiles 2014 now available!

    The Cancer Country Profiles 2014 is now available for Android and iOS devices via the NCD DataFinder App.

    Start using the NCD DataFinder App and accecss 194 national cancer profiles!   The NCD DataFinder App offers the following: Free mobile application for both Android and iOS devices Includes Country...