May 11, 2021

Cayman Islands Cancer Registry calls for more male cancer survivors

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To lay a solid foundation for cancer prevention and management in the Cayman Islands, we first need to understand what cancer trends look like in our population. The Cayman Islands Cancer Registry has been created for this purpose. Until cancer becomes a reportable disease, the cancer registry is asking cancer survivors to share their anonymized […]

Cayman Islands Cancer Registry sees 50% monthly increase in registration rates

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The Cayman Islands Cancer Registry has increased its pool of voluntary enrollees of cancer survivors by a monthly average of 50 percent since the start of 2017, moving the registry one step closer in its efforts to better understanding cancer and developing strategies to mitigate its risks in the Cayman Islands. “This increase in registration […]

Cayman Islands awaits Caribbean cancer registry hub

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The Cayman Islands Cancer Registry is eagerly anticipating the implementation of an operational cancer registry hub set to be housed at the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) headquarters in Port-of-Spain Trinidad and Tobago. As a part of a collaboration with several international health organizations the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) will lead the […]