Cancer Information and Support News for Health Professionals

Monday 29 April, 2019

 

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What can be better?

Monday 22 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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Help patients manage cancer fatigue

Monday 22 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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Free online training for prostate cancer care

Monday 22 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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Are you good at breaking bad news?

Monday 17 June 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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How we helped in 2018

Monday 29 April 2019

A cancer diagnosis changes lives and it is often difficult to find answers to concerns that arise. We aim to minimise the impact of cancer for Victorians through information and support for patients and families, and by working with others to improve cancer outcomes.

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Help save 84,000 lives in 20 years by increasing bowel cancer screening rates

Monday 29 April 2019

Cancer Council have launched a $10 million federal Government funded campaign to encourage eligible Australians to take the at-home bowel screening test and increase participation rates from the current average of 4 in 10. Health professionals play a vital role in raising awareness.

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Funding for low survival cancers research

Monday 29 April 2019

While five-year survival rates for cancers like breast cancer have improved to over 90% thanks to long-term research, there has been little improvement for low-survival cancers. To help change this, we are part of the Low Survival Cancers Alliance to advocate for more research funding.

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Are your information resources up to date?

Monday 29 April 2019

Resources produced by Cancer Council are revised on a regular schedule to keep content clinically relevant. You may have old editions on display in your health services. Find out how to check and maintain the latest editions of patient information.

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Clinical Consultation Skills Retreat 2019

Monday 29 April 2019

Retreat is designed for oncology and palliative care clinicians.

Early bird registrations close on Monday 13 May 2019.


Date : 20-23 October 2019
Venue: RACV Torquay Resort

Register now
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