Author: The CCC Team

CureCervicalCancer Arrives in Kisumu, Kenya and Launches 3 New “See and Treat” Clinics
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CureCervicalCancer Arrives in Kisumu, Kenya and Launches 3 New “See and Treat” Clinics

At the beginning of the week, CureCervicalCancer traveled to Kisumu, Kenya and held a meeting with all partners and key stakeholders in Kisumu county involved with cervical cancer prevention. This meeting included members of the Kenyan Ministry of Health, Kisumu Medical and Education Trust (KMET), International Cancer Institute, the Family AIDS Care and Education Services...

CureCervicalCancer Concludes its Successful “See & Treat” Training Week in Nairobi, Kenya
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CureCervicalCancer Concludes its Successful “See & Treat” Training Week in Nairobi, Kenya

This past week CureCervicalCancer has trained 22 healthcare providers in comprehensive cervical cancer prevention through VIA and  the treatment of precancerous lesions with thermal ablation. The training began on Monday with an informative session in the morning led by CCC clinical advisor Sharon Blosk. Dr. Blosk discussed the prevalence of cervical cancer in Kenya and...

CureCervicalCancer Trains 29 Community Health Workers in Nairobi, Kenya
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CureCervicalCancer Trains 29 Community Health Workers in Nairobi, Kenya

CureCervicalCancer has returned to Nairobi, Kenya this September to train healthcare providers in “See and Treat” and bring thermal ablation to Nairobi. CCC will launch a new partnership with Women4Cancer, a Kenyan based non-profit organization. Women4Cancer focuses on community education as well as advocating for women’s health and early cancer screening. CCC will continue to...

CCC Conducts First “See & Treat” Training in Central Vietnam
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CCC Conducts First “See & Treat” Training in Central Vietnam

This concludes CCC’s weeklong training in Hue, Vietnam where 20 local healthcare providers were trained in the “See & Treat” method and thermal ablation. The trainees worked hard to screen a total of 877 women with Visual Inspection with Acetic Acid! These women include Hue locals, teachers, and police officers. Each of the six clinic...

CureCervicalCancer Begins Weeklong “See & Treat” Training in Hue, Vietnam
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CureCervicalCancer Begins Weeklong “See & Treat” Training in Hue, Vietnam

Today, CureCervicalCancer began its weeklong training program in Hue, Vietnam, marking the establishment of a new partnership between CCC and the Vietnamese Association of Midwives (VAM). The President of VAM, Phanh Thi Hanh, welcomed trainees and facilitators as well as distinguished guests from the Ministry of Health to the VAM Clinic, where the weeklong training...