Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) - Training workshops

Contact person Mr Tristan Piguet
Address 62 route de Frontenex
1207 Geneva
Country

Switzerland

Contact Tel: +41 22 809 1843 -
Web UICC
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Application Deadline

None. Applications are accepted at any time

Notification of results

Generally within 60 days of registration

Target candidates

Investigators, clinicians, public health professionals.

Duration

3-5 days

Available

10-20 per year

Value

A maximum of US$ 15,000 for travel and stipend for 3 international faculty members

Application closing date

None. Applications are accepted at any time

Notification of result

Generally within 60 days of registration

Objectives

To facilitate a three- to five-day teaching and training course by an international faculty of up to three experts for groups of up to 50 appropriately qualified professionals who work in cancer institutes, clinics or hospitals in resource-constrained countries

Profile of host coordinator

An appropriately qualified head of department (or similar position) of the organization applying for and hosting the training course

Profile of visiting faculty coordinator: An appropriately qualified and experienced cancer expert

Course subjects

Basic, clinical, behavioural and epidemiological areas of cancer research
Cancer prevention and control
Clinical management, diagnostic and therapeutic skills
Prevention-oriented courses are especially encouraged

Note: A special application procedure by host organisation applies.