CanCare4Living Roadshow kicks off in Cork – Thursday 15 February 2018

CanCare4Living and the Boyne Research Institute were honored to host a SURVIVORSHIP MEETING in the Clayton Hotel Cork City on Thursday 15 February 2018 – International Childhood Cancer day. The purpose of this meeting was to raise awareness of late effects including both health effects and psychosocial consequences for survivors, to discuss long-term follow-up, and…

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Pancare Meeting – Lübeck – October 3-5 2017

Lübeck, the Hanseatic city on the Baltic, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, will be the host for the next PanCare meeting (www.pancare.eu).  The dates are noon to noon, 3-5 October 2017. Sessions will deal with “Endocrine Late Effects after Treatment for Childhood or Adolescent Cancer”, “Survivorship from the survivors’ perspective”, as well as “Long-Term Guidelines after Hematopoietic…

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PRESS RELEASE – Launch of the National Cancer Strategy 2017.

CanCare4Living whole-heartedly welcomes and supports today’s announcement by the Minister for Health that provision of Long-Term Follow-Up care is included in the new ten-year National Cancer Control Program. CanCare4Living’s Chairperson Patricia McColgan says that “this new focus on long-term follow-up care will improve the quality of life and well-being of all survivors of childhood and adolescent…

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Invitation to the Spring Conference of PanCare.

Alexander Hotel, Dublin from 27 to 29 May. PanCare is a European-wide non-profit organisation of medical specialists, cancer survivors and supporters – their aim is to ensure that every European survivor of childhood & adolescent cancer receives optimal long-term care. Along with Boyne Research Institute, a non-profit research organisation based in Drogheda, CanCare4Living is hosting the…

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Bike Challenge 2015 – Tuscany, Italy.

Bike Challenge 2015 Date: Saturday, May 23 Place: Limestre (Pistoia – Tuscany, Italy) Participants: from 20 to 30 survivors aged from 18 to 30 years belonging to the different European Countries (even if not included in PanCare setting) Key issues: survivors will be fully reimbursed everybody has to provide by him/herself for travel (keeping, for…

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