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    ACSBI Fellowship Call for Proposals now open

    Kickstart your research career with an American Cancer Society International Fellowships for Beginning Investigators (ACSBI)

    We are pleased to announce the call for proposals for the 2015 ACSBI Fellowships. The application closing date is 1st November 2014. The ACSBI offers a 12 months fellowship with a value of USD50,000...

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    New publication on cancer control beyond the MDGs

    By Cary Adams, UICC CEO, and Rebecca Morton-Doherty, UICC Advocacy & Programmes Coordination Manager.

    The following is an extract of the article Beyond the Millennium Development Goals: Positioning Cancer Control in the Post 2015 Agenda published in Cancer Control 2014: Cancer Control in Emerging...

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    UICC condolences regarding MH17 tragedy

    On this sad day, the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) extends its deepest sympathies to all those affected by the MH17 tragedy, including our colleagues in the global health community...

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    UICC President-Elect named Honorary Fellow

    Prof. Tezer Kutluk named Honorary Fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

    The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) have presented an Honorary AAP Membership Certificate to Prof. Tezer Kutluk, M.D., Ph.D., professor of pediatrics at the Hacettepe University School of...

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    UN NCD Review

    Updates from New York

    Day 1: Member States, the UN system, and civil society met at UN Headquarters in New York for the first of the 2-day high-level UN NCD Review. The Opening session   The day started with opening...

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    NCD Programme at the 2014 World Cancer Congress

    Discover how NCDs are an integral part of the 2014 World Cancer Congress Programme  

    Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) will play an important part of the programme of the upcoming 2014 World Cancer Congress, with a suite of plenaries, sessions and side events that are of relevance to...

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    An important week for NCDs

    UN Review on NCDs on 10-11 July, don't forget to tune in and watch it live!

    The UN Review on NCDs starts tomorrow, 10 July, at the UN Headquarters in New York. Don't forget to watch it live, via the UN Web TV here: http://webtv.un.org/ Thursday: Proceedings on Thursday will...

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    FCA joins the NCD Alliance as global partner

    The Framework Convention Alliance (FCA) is a civil society alliance of nearly 500 organisations

    Today we are pleased to announce the Framework Convention Alliance (FCA) as the third global partner to join the NCD Alliance Steering Group.   FCA is a civil society alliance of nearly 500...

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    UICC attends NCD Review hearing in New York

    Summary of the recent NCD Review Interactive Hearing. 

    The 2014 UN NCD Review hearing, which took place on the 19th June, 2014 provided a significant opportunity for NGOs, civil society organisations, academic institutions and the private sector to ...

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    1st European Roundtable Meeting Report out now!

    Co-hosted by the German Cancer Society (Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft) & UICC

    The Roundtable took place in Berlin, Germany, on 16 May and focused on ‘Improving cancer care in Europe - Sharing best practice and learning which institutional structures are beneficial and why’...