"The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) unites the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, to promote greater equity, and to integrate cancer control into the world health and development agenda."
The ICCP Portal is a one-stop stop for cancer prevention and control planning. It hosts topic-specific networks across the cancer care continuum that identifies best practices, key resources and gaps in those fields.
Apollo Cancer Institute, Apollo Hospitals - Hyderabad
Apollo Cancer Institute is a centre of excellence in cancer care. Modelled on the lines of cancer establishments of international repute, the hospital is committed to provide comprehensive cancer care from prevention to treatment and rehabilitation. The incidence of cancer is on a rise. Apollo Cancer Institute believes that early detection is the key to successful treatment. ‘Apollo Cancer Check’ - containing a range of investigations which are gender-specific and covering the common cancers is offered.
Apollo Cancer Institute is located in Apollo Health City Campus- a 550-bed tertiary care centre at Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. Spread over a campus area of 35 acres, the hospital has a built-up area of 190,000 square feet. It has over 50 medical and surgical disciplines each supported by sophisticated technology and experienced medical professionals. Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad handles close to 100,000 patients a year. International patients from Tanzania, the USA, the UAE, Kenya, Oman and neighbouring Asian countries are treated by the hospital every year. The first ever PET CT scanner in India was installed at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad in January of 2005.
Since May 2009, Apollo Cancer Institute at Apollo Hospitals in Hyderabad has been a full UICC member.