This is one of the most common queries (more often framed as a statement) that we receive in the Irish Cancer Society. We therefore thought we’d spend a little time giving some facts to this frequently asked question.
Dr Janice Richmond is an Advanced Nurse Practitioner in the Oncology Department at Letterkenny University Hospital, who is currently researching ways in which cancer patients who have gone through treatment can feel better, both physically and psychologically.
The Fourth National Public and Patient Involvement (PPI) in Research Conference took place on Wednesday, 1 May 2019, in the Institute for Lifecourse and Society, National University of Ireland (NUI) Galway.
The Irish Cancer Society are delighted to announce that we will be providing €30,000 funding in support of the University College Dublin (UCD) Patient Voice in Cancer Research (PVCR) Initiative in 2019.
On World Ovarian Cancer Day, 8 May, Ireland’s foremost ovarian cancer campaigners, researchers and patient advocates are advising women across Ireland not to ignore the warning signs of ovarian cancer, a disease commonly known as the ‘silent killer’.