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Cancer and Careers Company Profile

07:59 EDT 20th March 2019 | BioPortfolio

Cancer and Careers is a program committed to changing the face of cancer in the workplace by providing a comprehensive website, free publications, and a series of support groups and educational seminars for employees with cancer. Cancer and Careers' Living and Working with Cancer workbook, available free of charge in English and Spanish, has been distributed to more than 70,000 cancer survivors in all 50 states, Canada, England, India, South Africa and Spain. CancerandCareers.org informs more than 132,000 visitors per year, providing essential tools and information for employees with cancer.


News Articles [2422 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

We have a shot at preventing cervical cancer

Many people think eradicating cancer is unattainable. But for cervical cancer, we are well on our way to doing just that. Cervical cancer was once the leading cause of death in women in the U.S. But w...

You must make a good first impression with patients

First impressions are critical. We are taught early in our careers that first impressions truly matter. Whether interviewing for medical school or a residency program, our goal is to make a positive f...

Early Careers Researchers

With funding from the NIHR, the Oxford BRC supports hundreds of medical researchers who are translating basic science into tangible clinical benefits for NHS patients. As well as world-leading academi...

Alex Trebek reminds us to go beyond fear of pancreatic cancer

The news that beloved game show host Alex Trebek has advanced stage pancreatic cancer hit his millions of fans hard this week. His illness has elicited heartbreak and support. As a clinician who treat...

Diagnosed with prostate cancer? You must ask these 10 questions.

Prostate cancer often presents unique challenges to patients and physicians alike. It can be indolent and non-aggressive — or life-threatening and everything in between. Unlike most cancers that hav...

Should we start screening for colon cancer at age 45?

Here’s what most medical experts agree on: People 50 and older should be screened for colon cancer. Here’s what is more controversial: Whether that screening should start, routinely, at age 45. Re...

Behind the recent good news in cancer statistics

Good news is always welcome, especially when talking about something as serious as cancer. And there is plenty of welcome information in the American Cancer Society’s release of our annual report on...

Alex Trebek diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. A new journey begins.

The news that Alex Trebek has advanced stage IV pancreatic cancer has been met with an outpouring of support and good wishes, as would be expected for someone who has been a part of our lives for s...

Drugs and Medications [77 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Gemcitabine hydrochloride [bluepoint laboratories]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use Gemcitabine for Injection safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for Gemcitabine for Injection. Gemcitabine for inje...

Gemcitabine [fresenius kabi usa, llc]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use Gemcitabine for Injection, USP safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for Gemcitabine for Injection, USP. Gemcitabin...

Gemcitabine [fresenius kabi usa, llc]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use GEMCITABINE FOR INJECTION, USP safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for GEMCITABINE FOR INJECTION, USP. GEMCITABIN...

Gemcitabine hydrochloride [gland pharma limited]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use Gemcitabine for Injection, USP safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for Gemcitabine for Injection, USP.Gemcitabine...

Gemcitabine [mylan institutional llc]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use GEMCITABINE INJECTION safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for GEMCITABINE INJECTION. GEMCITABINE injection, for i...

PubMed Articles [6165 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Observational Physician and surGEon Automobile Response (TOP GEAR) survey.

To determine whether surgeons and junior doctors intending to pursue careers in surgery are more likely to purchase more expensive vehicles and to replace them sooner than colleagues of similar senior...

Inspiring the next generation of academic physicians: the academic health careers program.

There is growing evidence in the medical education literature for the aggressive need to recruit and retain the next generation of academic physicians. In 2008, the University of Kentucky College of M...

Identification of Factors Associated with Hematology-Oncology Fellow Academic Success and Career Choice.

Factors affecting hematology-oncology trainees' academic success and career choices have not been well characterized. We performed a retrospective study of 57 hematology-oncology fellows trained at Ma...

Employment and Careers of European Chemists (ESEC2).

Employment conditions and career opportunities are in the focus of the new Employment Survey for European Chemists (ESEC2). Conditions and opportunities are individually analysed for all countries wit...

A fragile but critical link: a commentary on the importance of government-academy relationships.

Interactions between government and academia can be an important support to effective policy and they can also ground researchers' methods and perspectives more strongly in the realities of policy-mak...

Clinical Trials [9375 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluation of TEACH (Training Early Achievers for Careers in Health) Research

The conceptual framework underlying the TEACH Research Program is based on a specific theoretical approach designed to influence adolescent career choice, in this case towards a career in ...

Bournemouth University Resilience Training for Surgeons

The challenges that characterise surgical practice may result in a myriad of stressors that impact upon the personal and professional lives of surgeons. This includes a high likelihood tha...

[ACL Load in Female Athletes IRB 17-001833]

The overall goal of this project is to reduce risk of second anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury in vulnerable populations (active athletes between 14 = 24 years old) through the ident...

Testing the Efficacy of Opening Doors: A Career Guidance Intervention for Individuals With Psychiatric Disabilities

This project is designed to develop and test a career guidance intervention called Opening Doors (OD) expected to assist individuals with psychiatric disabilities acquire knowledge, skills...

National Bank Alzheimer

The Alzheimer's disease (MY) is a major problem of public health. The French National Database Alzheimer ( BNA) registers(records) all the medical acts made by units of memory(report) and ...

Companies [1562 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Cancer and Careers

Cancer and Careers is a program committed to changing the face of cancer in the workplace by providing a comprehensive website, free publications, and a series of support groups and educational semina...

Bio Careers

Bio Careers features a jobs board that gathers the life sciences post-graduate and clinical communities of all member schools (including the alumni of the members, which account for more than 50 perce...

Virginia Bio Foundation

The Virginia Bio Foundation, a not for profit subsidiary of Virginia Bio, develops and promotes programs designed to expose students to careers in the biosciences and parti...

Rocket Careers, Inc

Rocket Careers, Inc. is a direct hire service to San Francisco Bay Area biotech, pharmaceutical and medical device companies. We specialize in recruiting and placing experienced candidates in clinical...

Cancer for College

Cancer for College was formed in 1993 by two-time cancer survivor and double-amputee Craig Pollard. Cancer for College was created to provide hope and inspiration by providing college scholarships to ...

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We have published hundreds of Cancer and Careers news stories on BioPortfolio along with dozens of Cancer and Careers Clinical Trials and PubMed Articles about Cancer and Careers for you to read. In addition to the medical data, news and clinical trials, BioPortfolio also has a large collection of Cancer and Careers Companies in our database. You can also find out about relevant Cancer and Careers Drugs and Medications on this site too.

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