Cancer Information and Support News for Health Professionals

Wednesday 24 July, 2019

 

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What can be better?

Wednesday 24 July 2019

The government is seeking input into the next Victorian Cancer Plan 2020-24. To inform our submission, we’re consulting with the public, clinicians and researchers and would love your input. Register to attend a consultation session or complete our survey. 

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Impact of the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Cancer is a leading cause of death in Australia. So, with the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act 2017 now law in Victoria, our cancer nurses are preparing to respond to enquiries via our 13 11 20 cancer information and support line.

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Cancer patients slugged out-of-pocket costs for dental care

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Australians diagnosed with cancer are being hit by thousands of dollars in hidden out-of-pocket costs for dental care during and after treatment. Cancer Council Victoria is highlighting this issue on World Head and Neck Cancer Day.

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Help patients manage cancer fatigue

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Fatigue is one of the most common side effects of cancer treatment. It’s therefore little wonder that Fatigue and Cancer is our most widely distributed fact sheet. Download it to share with cancer patients.

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Are you good at breaking bad news?

Wednesday 24 July 2019

You have cancer. As a cancer patient, or when your loved one is affected, you never forgot hearing those words. Nor do you forget the way those words were delivered and by whom. 

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Venture Grants now open for 2019

Wednesday 24 July 2019

We’re looking for our next round of innovative cancer researchers with courageous ideas. This year we’re expanding our search and encouraging applications from a broader range of disciplines. EOI close 9 August.

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Free online training for prostate cancer care

Wednesday 24 July 2019

GPs looking to learn the latest in prostate cancer care can complete our free, one-hour online learning module. The course is RACGP and ACRRM accredited to earn professional development points.

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Last chance to register

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Registrations for our Clinical Consultation Skills Retreat 2019 will close on Friday 16 August. This practical training is for oncology and palliative care clinicians. Places are strictly limited and almost full. 

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The Daffodil gives us hope. Research is saving lives.

Wednesday 24 July 2019

Thousands of Australians will join together for the Daffodil Day Appeal this August, to riase funds for life-saving cancer research. Lives like Missy's, who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia when she was nine. Please donate or volunteer this Daffodil Day Appeal. 

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