Irish Cancer Society Strategy Statement 2013-2017

Video: Watch a visual representation of the Irish Cancer Society's four key goals for 2013-2017

Irish Cancer Society - 50th Anniversary Celebration & Strategy Statement 2013-2017 Launch

The Irish Cancer Society's Strategy Statement 2013-2017, "Towards a Future without Cancer", was launched during a special 50th anniversary celebration event at the Royal Hibernian Academy on Monday, January 21, 2013.

Speaking on the evening were James Reilly TD, Minister for Health, Dr John Seffrin, CEO of the American Cancer Society, Ms Áine Lawlor, RTE Broadcaster and Cancer Survivor and Prof John Kennedy, Chairman of the Irish Cancer Society, while those in attendance included the three surviving founding members, Prof Austin DarraghLady Antonia Beckwith and Eric N. Webb, and family of other founding members 

The Strategy Statement outlines the Society's four big goals towards a future without cancer.

Download a copy of the Irish Cancer Society's Strategy Statement 2013-2017, "Towards a Future without Cancer" (pdf 812KB)

Column: Prof John Kennedy on closing the cancer gap which sees double death rates in poor communities

Irish Cancer Society Chairman Prof John Kennedy wrote about the Society's new strategic goals in a column for TheJournal.ie.

Read the column here

Audio: American Cancer Society CEO Dr John Seffrin speaks to Pat Kenny

Dr John Seffrin, keynote speaker at the 50th Anniversary Celebration, was a guest on Today with Pat Kenny on Monday, January 21.

Listen to the audio here