Cancer care and control in the small island states of the Pacific

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Organised by John A, Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii and University of Hawaii Cancer Center (United States) and University of Otago (New Zealand)
Chaired by: 
Diana Sarfati, Cancer Control and Screening Research Group (New Zealand)
  1. What is the pattern of cancer in Pacific nations?
    Sunia Foliaki, Massey University (New Zealand)
  2. What are the political, social, geographic and economic factors influencing cancer control in the Pacific?
    Paula Vivili, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) (France)
  3. Cancer Prevention and Control in Pacific Island Nations: Addressing inequities of cancer risk and outcomes through Pacific Regional Cancer Coalitions and Planning, a multi-lateral Pacific health systems dialogue
    Neal Palafox, University of Hawaii Cancer Center (United States)
  4. Palliative care in Samoa
    Malama Tafuna'i, National University of Samoa (Samoa)
Session type: 
Discussion panel
Schedule info
Track 3 - Improved and sustainable healthcare systems for better outcomes