2nd October 2022, Kuching: SCAN is pleased to announce that it is among 15 organisations worldwide to receive a grant from the Union for International Cancer Control for a year-long project aimed at increasing survival rates for women with breast cancer. While breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer globally, survival rates can be […]
People will always need healthcare. As an aspiring hub for Healthcare in Asia, Malaysia should invest more money and resources in its healthcare system. Recently we heard a pledge by Malaysia’s Health Minister, YB Khairy Jamaluddin, who advocates allocating 5% of the country’s GDP to healthcare. As the nation grows, its healthcare system should match […]
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SCAN is part of the Union For International Cancer Control (UICC) and we have been participating in World Cancer Day since our inception. World Cancer Day is an initiative of UICC, and is a powerful opportunity to for people around the world to speak out and act, to give cancer patients a voice and to […]
The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it. This short film is dedicated to all who are on an uphill battle against cancer – to all our patients, family members/carer(s), health care workers, NGOs and supporting staffs. This film is made possible thanks to our kind cancer survivors who volunteered to […]
Topic: SCAN Webinar Covid 19 & Cancer Part 2 : Cancer Treatment – Should I go under the knife now? Time: Apr 11, 2020 08:00 PM Kuching In the second part to our Covid-19 & Cancer series, we have Dr Adibah Ali, Breast & Endocrine Surgeon SGH, giving the talk on surgeries for cancer patients […]
Speaker: Dr Chew Lee Ping, Consultant Haematologist SGH Time: Apr 8, 2020 08:00 PM Kuching Sarawak Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, the world is facing great fear. This is especially true for cancer patients who are at higher risk from complications due to the disease. The Society for Cancer Advocacy and Awareness (SCAN) Kuching and […]