NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

[UPCOMING WEBINAR] VIVA Asia Education Webinar: PET/CT in Paediatric Oncology

This webinar will examine how Positron emission tomography (PET)-computed tomography (CT) can be a valuable tool for assessing a wide variety of pediatric malignancies, including lymphomas, soft-tissue, neuroendocrine tumors, and bone sarcomas. Join this webinar with main presenter Dr Arvind Kumar Sinha (National University Hospital, Singapore) and panellists Dr Ana Patricia Alcasabas (Philippine General Hospital), Dr Miriam Kimpo (NUH), Dr Soh Shui Yen (KKH), chaired by A/Prof TC Quah (NUH).

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Sharing Knowledge, Saving Lives: 2019 VIVA Annual Report

We are pleased to share with you in VIVA's 2019 Annual Report, which highlights the breadth of our work—from childhood cancer research to knowledge exchanges with medical professionals in the region, to fun days out in support of patients and survivors, to fundraising events organised by our very generous donors.

September is Childhood Cancer Month!

In September, on Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, support VIVA's work as we continue to fund leading-edge research towards better cures, share knowledge with medical practitioners to improve the level of medical care for kids with cancer across Singapore and beyond; and develop a holistic programme of care for survivors and patients beyond treatment. 

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Survival of children with cancers amidst COVID-19: A fight with two enemies

In this editorial on Cancer Research, Statistics and Treatment, VIVA alumni Dr Shweta Bansal,Dr Mae Dolendo, Dr Thi Kim Hoa Nguyen, and Dr Krishna Sharma provide guidelines on how to manage childhood cancer patients during the #COVID19 crisis, and how the pandemic has posed different challenges across low- and middle-income countries. 

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