Making a Global Difference in the Fight Against Cancer

Written by Andrew Donkor, UTS Doctor of Philosophy (Public Health) student My interests are cancer and radiotherapy, palliative care and end-of-life care, policy, healthcare organization and community interventions for cancer control. My research project involves efforts to improve access to cancer care, including radiotherapy services in low and middle-income countries which is challenging. Many radiotherapy initiativesContinue reading “Making a Global Difference in the Fight Against Cancer”

Nurses: A force for change

The following has been summarised from the International Council of Nurses’ (ICN) International Nurses Day 2016 Kit.  International Nurses Day (IND) is celebrated on May 12, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth. Each year the IND provides a comprehensive examination of how nurses can contribute to the annual focus (the theme). This year, the theme isContinue reading “Nurses: A force for change”