12 April 2018

How do we make the World Cancer Congress an award winning conference?

As Programme Committee Co-chair of the World Cancer Congress, Terry Slevin discusses ways in which the 2018 World Cancer Congress can be recognised as an award winning congress and the effect money has on the cancer world. 

C/Can 2025 Reunión de alto nivel sobre financiamiento de soluciones sostenibles para el control del cáncer en América Latina


Del 18 al 19 de abril, C/Can 2025 será la sede de su primer Encuentro Regional Latinoamericano en Montevideo, Uruguay. En esta reunión, expertos líderes en finanzas de la salud de América Latina y de todo el mundo se reunirán con los líderes de la ciudad de C/Can 2025 de Cali y Asunción para analizar soluciones financieras para la atención y el tratamiento del cáncer en la región.

C/Can2025 High Level Meeting on Financing Sustainable Cancer Control Solutions in Latin America


On the 18-19 April 2018, C/Can 2025  will host their first Latin American Regional Meeting in Montevideo, Uruguay. This meeting will see leading health finance experts from Latin America and around the world come together with C/Can 2025’s city leaders from Cali and Asunción, to discuss financing solutions for cancer care and treatment in the region.

World Health Day: ‘Treatment for All’ is essential to achieving ‘Health for All’

A patient and a family member holding hands at the Istanbul Oncology Institute in Turkey

This year’s theme of World Health Day is on Universal Health Coverage (UHC) and signifies the growing global movement to ensure that all people can get quality health services, where and when they need them, without suffering financial hardship. As cancer is now the second leading cause of death globally, addressing the needs of people with cancer is essential to achieving UHC.

Participants at the 2016 World Cancer Congress Patient Group Pavillion
29 March 2018

How the World Cancer Congress helped shape my career

As the programme for the 2018 World Cancer Congress takes shape, Amanda Pomery, Director of Support & Community Outreach for Prostate Cancer Foundation Australia, recalls how past Congresses have had a lasting impact on her development.


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