Survivorship After Childhood Cancer – The Way Forward (July 2018)

Over 100 people recently at Dublin Castle for the ‘survivorship after Childhood Cancer’ public meeting. The event jointly organised by CanCare4living and the Boyne Research Institute with support from the HSE’s National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP), brought together survivors of childhood and adolescent cancer, their families and friends as well as health care professionals, researchers…

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Survivorship After Childhood Cancer – ‘The Way Forward’, Saturday 7th July, 2018, Dublin Castle

  10:00hrs – 14:00hrs, Saturday 7th July 2018, Dublin Castle, followed by a complimentary guided tour of the historic Dublin Castle. CanCare4Living and the Boyne Research Institute, supported by the National Cancer Control Programme invite survivors of childhood and adolescent cancer, their families and friends, health care professionals, researchers and advocacy groups to join us in the historic…

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CanCare4Living Survivors Meeting Thursday 3 May, 2018 Talbot Hotel, Carlow

Treatment for cancer diagnosed during childhood or adolescence is now so successful that most children and adolescents will live long and fruitful lives. However, the treatments that produce a cure in most children can be harsh and may have serious health consequences for otherwise healthy organs. CanCare4Living and the Boyne Research Institute are sponsoring a…

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Ireland AM Interview – Getting the message out

Aoife Moggan and Patricia McColgan were interviewed on TV3’s Ireland AM show on Wednesday 25th April. Watch the interview on Facebook by clicking here. Thanks to the lovely people at TV3 for taking care of them and to Sinead O’Doherty at O’Doherty Communications for giving us this opportunity to get the message out #survivorservice #cureisnoteno

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The 21st Pancare Meeting (Spring), Prague

The 21st Pancare Meeting(Spring) takes place on 18/20 April in Prague. A wonderful informative and motivational gathering of professionals, survivors and their supporters – this focus of this multidisciplinary pan-European network is to achieve equity of access to care for those affected by cancer as children or teenagers. To see conference programme click here

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CanCare4Living Survivors Meeting Tuesday 24 April, 2018 Harbour Hotel, Galway City

Treatment for cancer diagnosed during childhood or adolescence is now so successful that most children and adolescents will live long and fruitful lives. However, the treatments that produce a cure in most children can be harsh and may have serious health consequences for otherwise healthy organs. CanCare4Living and the Boyne Research Institute are sponsoring a…

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NCCP Focus Groups

We are delighted that the National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP) is conducting a national qualitative study this month on survivorship after childhood cancer. This is a really important piece of work and we very much hope the output will bring us closer to the start of a survivors service. It is a wonderful opportunity for survivors and their…

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CanCare4Living Survivors Meeting Thursday 3 May, 2018 Talbot Hotel, Carlow

Treatment for cancer diagnosed during childhood or adolescence is now so successful that most children and adolescents will live long and fruitful lives. However, the treatments that produce a cure in most children can be harsh and may have serious health consequences for otherwise healthy organs. CanCare4Living and the Boyne Research Institute are sponsoring a…

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Radio Interview

You may have heard two of our wonderful members – Sarah Quigley and Sarah O’Neill being interviewed by Miriam O’Callaghan on RTE 1 on Sunday morning. Big thanks for sharing your experiences to help highlight the need for a survivor service. They did us proud and you can hear the interview here – it starts at 36 mins…

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