Tag Archives: Cancer

ARPIL: NEW REVIEW ON CANCER SURVIVORSHIP, PSYCHOSOCIAL INTERVENTIONS & EMPLOYMENT

A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW PUBLISHED ON EFFECTIVENESS OF PSYCHOSOCIAL INTERVENTIONS WITH CANCER SURVIVORS TO PROMOTE EMPLOYMENT A systematic review by Carlton Fong, Kathleen Murphy, John Westbrook and Minda Markle on psychosocial interventions to facilitate employment outcomes for cancer survivors has been recently been published by the Campbell … Continue reading

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APRIL: COLLABORATION MEETING

MEETING OF CSWL BIRKBECK & AUU ABERDEEN ON APPLIED RESEARCH & POSTGRADUATE EDUCATION A one-day meeting was held on 14th April at Birkbeck University of London between its Centre for Sustainable Working Life (CSWL), School of Business, Economics & Informatics, and … Continue reading

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MARCH: THINGS THAT CANCER SURVIVORS AND THEIR GPS MAY NOT KNOW

The MUHC (McGill University Health Centre) super hospital in Montreal, Monday December 8, 2014.Vincenzo D’Alto / Montreal Gazette Gen Chaput, a physician at the McGill University Health Centre who oversees the Cancer Survivorship Program, says cancer survivors, their families and even their … Continue reading

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LOOKING FORWARD: IPOS 2014 LISBON

16th WORLD CONGRESS OF PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY : LISBON The International Psycho-Oncology Society (IPOS) is holding its 16th World Congress of Psycho-Oncology in Lisbon, Portugal, 20-24 October 2014. IPOS is partnered by  the Portuguese Psycho-Oncology Society (SPPO), the Portuguese Academy of Psycho-Oncology (APPO), the Portuguese Society … Continue reading

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FEBRUARY: NEW PUBLICATION

TIME TO ACT: THE CHALLENGES OF WORKING DURING AND AFTER CANCER ~ INITIATIVES IN RESEARCH AND PRACTICE The CANWORK Group has had an editorial published on the challenges of working during and after cancer in the European Journal of Oncology … Continue reading

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JANUARY: CANWORK RESEARCH NETWORK

Cancer Survivorship & Employment: Research Network The CanWork Research Network was established in May 2011. It brings together researchers from academic and health-related institutions across the UK and Ireland with a shared interest in the employment experiences and outcomes of people … Continue reading

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NOVEMBER: DEMOS REPORT: FINANCIAL CONSEQUENCES OF CANCER

DEMOS REPORT: FINANCIAL CONSEQUENCES OF CANCER: PAYING THE PRICE (2013) An important report on the financial consequences of cancer by Max Wind-Cowie and Jo Salter  has been published by DEMOS which is arguably Britain’s leading cross-party think tank (November, 2013: ISBN 978 1 … Continue reading

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MARCH: WORK FOUNDATION REPORT

Returning To Work: Cancer survivors and the Health and Work Assessment and Advisory Service On 18th March, The Work Foundation launched its report on the recent development of return to work support services in the UK which looked at the issues that … Continue reading

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