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The following projects have been awarded:

Organisation
Name of awardee
Country
Project
Association of Cancer Patients and Friends APOZ
Evgeniya Adarska
Higher education
Chairperson
 
Collaborator:
Sofia, Bulgaria ABC Patient Academy
Associação Mama Help Maria-Joao Cardoso
MD, PhD
President
Porto, Portugal  Mama Help Advanced
Health & Psychological Trust Centre Runcie Chikeruba Wilson Chidebe
Bachelors of Science
Executive Director
Abuja, F.C.T., Nigeria  Breast Cancer Navigation and Palliative Programme (BCNPP)
Suandok Breast Cancer Network Imjai Chitapanarux
M.D.
Committee
Chiang Mai Province, Thailand  Fill the gaps in services for MBC patients
Project Medishare for Haiti Vincent DeGennaro
MD, MPH
Director of Internal Medicine, Project Medishare

Co-awardee: Grace Tillyard

Thomonde, Haiti Building a Community-Based Awareness and Engagement Network around Breast Cancer
Instituto para la Evaluación de la Calidad y Atención en Salud - IECAS Oscar Gamboa
MD, M.P.H
Researcher
Bogota, Colombia  Cancer patients and caregivers web-based information tool
Federación de Mujeres con Cáncer de Mama (FECMA) Toñy Gimón
Former President

Collaborator:
Joan Prades

Mahón, Spain  Cancer in a continuous state
Federação Brasiliera de Instituições Filantrópicas de Apoio à Saúde da Mama Ana Lucia Gomes
Post Graduate
coordinator of institutional relations
Porto Alegre, Brazil  Regional Debates for Parliamentarians on Breast Cancer
Instituto Oncoguia Luciana Holtz
BSc
President
Sao Paulo, Brazil Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer
Palliative Care Australia Philippa Kirkpatrick
BSc
National Policy Manager
Deakin West, Australia Living with secondary breast cancer: What is palliative care & how can it help?
Women for Oncology-Hellas Helena Linardou
MD PhD
Legal Representative of W4O-Hellas
Athens, Greece Hellenic Alliance for Metastatic Breast Cancer
Narikeldaha Prayas Aditya Manna
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)
President
Purba Medinipur, India Hope for people living with metastatic breast cancer
National Cancer Society of Malaysia Viji Nair
Psychology, Bachelor of Arts
Project Manager
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia ABC in Malaysia
Uganda Women's Cancer Support organisation Gertrude Nakigudde
Bachelor of Commerce
Executive Director
Kampala, Uganda Advancing mBC understanding and supportive care in Uganda
University Of Nigeria, Enugu Vitalis Okwor
MBBS
Consultant
Ituku Ozalla Enugu, Nigeria University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital – Breast Cancer Support Group Project
Global Women's Health Fund - Zambia Groesbeck Parham
M.D.
Director of GWHF-Z’s Womens Cancer Initiative
Lusaka, Zambia Quality of life among Zambian women with advanced stage breast cancer
Inshuti Mu Buzima (PIH-Rwanda) Paul Park
MD, MSc
Director of Non-Communicable Diseases, PIH-Rwanda

Collaborator:
Albert Ndayisaba

Kigali, Rwanda Breast Cancer Associations in Rwanda
Kanserle Dans Dernegi
 
Ebru Tontas
BA
Board Member
Istanbul, Turkey Quality of Life Support for Turkish Advanced Breast Cancer Patients
Asociacion Mexicana Contra el Cancer de mama A.C. Elda Vecchi
BS Political Science
Consultant

Collaborator:
Bertha Aguilar

Mexico city, Mexico  Creating Spaces for Patient Voices
Israel Cancer Association (ICA) Miri Ziv
M.A.
Director General
Givatayim, Israel Support Groups in the field of advanced breast cancer
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