UCSF Global Cancer Program Celebrates 2021 World Cancer Day

February 11, 2021
On February 4, people all around the globe celebrated 2021 World Cancer Day. Hosted by the Union for International Cancer Control, this annual initiative aims to raise worldwide awareness, improve education and catalyze personal, collective and government action.

Breast Imaging in Tanzania

By Edna Astbury-Ward, PhD on January 27, 2021
A major challenge facing breast radiologists in sub-Saharan Africa is that women often present when cancers are advanced. More patient education and support and a stronger primary healthcare system are vital to allow for timely diagnostic referrals, according to new research from Tanzania.

GCP Year in Review 2020

By Emilie Kadhim on December 15, 2020

Meet Our 2020 Vietnam Pediatric Oncology Fellows

By Emilie Kadhim on December 09, 2020

Michelle Hermiston, MD PhD Named as Associate Director of the Global Cancer Program

By Emilie Kadhim on July 31, 2020
We are delighted to announce that Michelle Hermiston, MD, PhD, has been named as an Associate Director for the Global Cancer Program in the HDFCCC.

HDFCCC Receives U54 Award from National Cancer Institute to Reduce HPV-Associated Cancers in Latin America

By Lindsay Breithaupt on October 16, 2019
The Global Cancer Program at HDFCCC received a U54 aw