In this month's newsletter, read about the Top 5 reasons to attend the World Cancer Congress and Top 5 tips for UICC Members, find about more about the Myths we will be debunking on World Cancer Day 2014 and catch up on many other latest news...

UICC Member Newsletter - Oct 2013

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World Cancer Congress - Top 5 reasons to attend and Top 5 tips for UICC Members

NEWS! Registration for the 2014 World Cancer Congress opens on 28 October 2013 with the short-term exclusive offer of only AU $250 per person. Also discover the newly released preliminary programme, which is now available online.

Don’t be the only UICC Member Organisation not represented at the 2014 World Cancer Congress and start planning your participation now to ensure you make the most out of your trip to Melbourne, Australia.

Together with the Host Committee, led by Cancer Council Australia, UICC is developing what is set to be the best World Cancer Congress yet, featuring countless key opportunities for UICC members.

The Congress, to be held on 3-6 December 2014, promises to be an inspirational experience, which will feature several new elements and more interaction, networking and capacity building opportunities than ever. Read on to find out:

  • Top 5 reasons to attend the 2014 World Cancer Congress in Australia 
  • Top 5 tips for UICC Members to make the most out of your participation - start planning and get on board now!



Latest developments for cancer, NCDs and the post-2015 agenda. Also read about the participation of our members in the e-consultation on the World Cancer Declaration Refresh.


World Cancer Day: "Debunk the myths"

The World Cancer Day 2014 is shaping up and we are pleased to share an update on the campaign so far. Find out what Myths we will be focussing on and the materials that will be available to you to help us debunk them.


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2013 Membership Survey

We thank all our members for responding the 2013 Membership Survey. The results from the survey are being analysed and we look forward to sharing a summary of results with you soon.



UICC's work is also made possible thanks to our partners. Read about some of our success stories with American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) and Elekta.


It is YOUR Congress: Joining forces – Accelerating progress

What impact would you like the World Cancer Congress to have for you, your organisation, your country, the world? Start planning carefully now, and ensure you make the most out of your participation.


Members' Corner

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