Monthly updates from The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, Partenariat Canadien Contre Le Cancer
NOVEMBER 2018

Health system data drives real system change 

Over the past decade, we have worked with our partners on the ground to transform the health data landscape, and with it, the health system. Find out how in the 2018 Cancer System Performance Report. 

New colorectal cancer screening guidelines for high-risk individuals  

The Canadian Association of Gastroenterology (CAG) has released a new guideline for colorectal cancer screening, suggesting people with immediate family members diagnosed with colorectal cancer should be screened earlier and more regularly. Learn more. 

Eastern Health launches new cancer care website  

Eastern Health has launched a new provincial cancer care website, adding to their suite of online supports available for patients and families in Newfoundland and Labrador. With funding from the Partnership, the website offers improved navigation, search tools and extended support for First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. Explore it here.

WEBINARS 

Earn free professional development credits  

Recordings of the "cancer and work" webinar series co-hosted by Work Wellness and Disability Prevention Institute (WWDPI) and CancerAndWork are now available online. To earn free professional development credits, watch the recordings here.
PROVIDE FEEDBACK  

Geriatric oncology learning needs: Survey 

The Canadian Network on Aging and Cancer is calling on health care providers caring for older adults to participate in a survey. Your feedback will inform future training activities with the aim of improving care for older adult cancer patients. Share your feedback.