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National Volunteer Week 2019

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National Volunteer Week celebrates the collective contribution of the 1.2 million volunteers who enrich Aotearoa New Zealand.

National Volunteer Week 2019 runs from June 16-22.…
Jun 15
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Jun 6
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The lastest head and neck cancer news covers the era before immunotherapy, coping with grief and a new head and neck cancer drug that could make patients live longer. Enjoy!

Dr. Cohen on the Era Before Immunotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer



 

Ezra C…
Jun 5
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Kia ora tatou,

The latest newsletter includes a full update on the Northern Regional Project to improve head and neck cancer services in the region.

You can read it all by clicking the link below.

June newsletter.pdf
Jun 5
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May 29
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
This week our news from around the world includes Sterling K. Brown interviewing cancer survivors, a reminder about HPV and an interview acknowledging the long-term and late effects of treatment. 



Sterling K. Brown Interviews Cancer Survivors in Ne…
May 29
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May 27
Head and Neck Network posted an event
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May 27
Head and Neck Network posted an event
Our Speaker is Dr Jacquie Allen. 

Dr Jacqui Allen is an international expert in disorders of the voice and swallowing.

Trained in otolaryngology in New Zealand, Dr Allen has worked in the United Kingdom and United States.

She was Visiting Assistant…
May 23
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
This week we have news from New Zealand research into head and neck cancer, a brave survivor speaks about the signs and symptoms of head and neck cancer, and we introduce you to a life saving technology - the Gamma Knife. Enjoy... 

Medicine already…
May 23
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Head and neck cancer news is very quiet this week. We bring you three stories to keep you thinking....

The 3 Essential Strategies To Come Back To Life After Cancer

The reality of life after cancer can be one of overwhelm and anger, of feeling lost a…
May 15
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Kia ora tatou,

Network News

The Network has a new Board for the 2019/20 year. Diana Ayling (Chair), Heather Anderson (Secretary), and Board Members, Monica Koia, Brian Sheppard, and Gaynor Anderson. We elected to change the name of the “Committee” t…
May 13
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
This week our Weekly Wednesday includes one man's struggles with the DHB system, new research indicates that HBO has limited benefits, researchers at MD Anderson Cancer Centre find some persistent aspects to HPV following treament and Lynn Aspey, ex…
May 8
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Friday was an easier start as we knew the format and layout ….. old hands we greeted each other like long lost family – we are united now. in this together …. Mostly health professionals but some big absences noted.





 





The first session was Rami…
May 3
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
Tena koutou.

 

Below are seven petitions that are being presented to Parliament next Tuesday (7 May) for 26 life extending or life improving drugs to be funded by PHARMAC, across six diseases (Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Chronic Lymp…
May 3
Head and Neck Network posted a blog post
This week our Network News covers a great new podcast from our friends in Australia, new developments in immunotherapy, Ellen Goodman gives you the maths on starting the conversation about End of Life Care, and finally some data on the rise of head…
May 1
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