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News: Queensland cancer chief appointed to global board

Cancer Council Queensland CEO, Professor Jeff Dunn AO, has been appointed to the Board of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). Professor Dunn was elected a Director by international colleagues at the UICC General Assembly and World Cancer Congress…

News: Cancer Council Queensland calls for help to tackle tobacco as a social justice issue

smoking has on disadvantaged populations, Cancer Council Queensland has recently launched a new webpage, Tackling Tobacco Queensland. “Our Tackling Tobacco program works by helping community service organisations to address smoking amongst clients through training,…

News: Volunteer Voice February 2017

…years ago, as a breast cancer survivor, and is a shining example of the ongoing relationship between Cancer Council Queensland and Queensland Health on the Fraser Coast. Providing support to women with breast cancer through home and hospital visits, Val’s…

News: Cancer Council campaign breaks the silence on bowel cancer

over 50 who currently fall outside the target group, or anyone concerned about bowel cancer, should talk to their GP about bowel cancer screening. More information about the Cancer Council advertisement is available at www.bowelcancer.org.au. More information about…

News: Volunteer Voice October 2018

survival rates compare with the national average for the 20 most common cancers at atlas.cancer.org.au. The project builds on years of work by Cancer Council Queensland to better understand the cancer divide between metropolitan and rural areas, and map the…

News: Cancer Council campaign breaks the silence on bowel cancer

aged over 50 who currently fall outside the target group, or anyone concerned about bowel cancer, should talk to their GP about bowel cancer screening. More information about the Cancer Council advertisement is available at www.bowelcancer.org.au. More information about…

News: You don’t have to be a doctor, scientist or millionaire to beat cancer – make the pledge in 2014!

with the launch of the 2014 I Can for Cancer campaign! Cancer Council Queensland’s I Can for Cancer campaign encourages Queenslanders to do whatever they can to raise funds in the fight against cancer – from baking goods to clipping…

News: New childhood cancer research examines stage of cancer at diagnosis

Pediatric Blood & Cancer. This work was supported by Cancer Australia to improve national data for childhood cancers as part of the Investing in Medical Research – Fighting Childhood Cancer initiative”. The Australian Childhood Cancer Registry is independently funded and…

News: Cancer an environmental disease: World Cancer Atlas

lives and help beat cancer at www.quest.org.au. More information about Cancer Council Queensland is available via Cancer Council Helpline 13 11 20 or cancerqld.org.au. For more information or interviews, please contact: Katie Clift, Executive Manager, Media and…