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26 April 2022

GCR Radiotherapy Task Force to support Ukraine

The second meeting of GCR Radiotherapy Task Force where global radiotherapy experts and organizations gathered to discuss and report on the issues Ukrainian cancer patients, clinicians and their families are facing, as well as radiotherapy providers in the surrounding areas, and how the task force can address them.

7 February 2022

How Can Radiotherapy Close the Care Gap?

For World Cancer Day 2022, GCR members, radiotherapy experts and advocates gathered in a virtual meeting to discuss how remote solutions with treatment planning, service and training expand the reach radiotherapy can have in communities worldwide.

Webinar presenters included Paul Naine, Elekta and Steve Laws, Varian. Roundtable discussion led by Prof. Pat Price, GCR Co-Founder.

7 December 2020

Evidence and Economics as Drivers for Change in Global Radiotherapy

Presentation by Prof. Yolande Lievens

25 May 2020

Covid-19 and Cancer Taskforce

Presentation by Dr. Julie Torode, UICC Director, Special Projects

8 February 2021

Putting the cloud to work to improve access to Radiotherapy

Discussion led by Ben Nelms (ProKnow), Benjamin Li (Rayos Contra Caner) and Birgit Fleurent (GCR Co-Founder)

17 May 2021

Implementation and Implementation Science: How to improve global access to quality radiation therapy

Discussion led by Surbhi Grover, MD, MPH, University of Pennsylvania and Botswana-UPENN Partnership & US NCI; and Edward Trimble, MD, MPH, US NCI, NIH

14 March 2022

GCR Radiotherapy Task Force to support Ukraine

In response to the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine, the GCR in collaboration with the European Cancer Organisation (ECO), EU Commission, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the World Health Organisation (WHO) as a member of the Special Network on the Impact of the War in Ukraine on Cancer, is spearheading a Radiotherapy Task Force. Watch the first emergency meeting.

6 July 2020

The Future of Global Cancer in the Time of Covid?

Presentation by Prof. Richard Sullivan

15 June 2020

The Current Status of Radiotherapy in Japan with Covid-19 Infection

Presentation by Pro. Yasushi Nagata

27 July 2020

Cancer Control Assessments During COVID-19

Impacts on the US Prostate Cancer & IAEA Programme of Action for Cancer Therapy. Discussion led by Colony Brown (Zero) and Geraldine Arias de Goebl (IAEA)

12 April 2021

Public Reporting of Radiotherapy Outcomes

Presentation by Dr. Ajay Aggarwal

12 July 2021

Integrating radiotherapy in national cancer control programs: A city wide approach

Discussion led by Dr. Rolando Camacho, Dr. Thet Ko Aung and Prof. Kin Cho Win.