Udupi: MCCCC achieves esteemed membership with Union for International Cancer Control

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Udupi, Oct 20: The Manipal Comprehensive Cancer Care Centre (MCCCC) of Kasturba Medical College and Hospital, Manipal, proudly announces its distinguished membership with the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). This prestigious recognition cements the MCCCC's reputation in the realm of cancer care, research, and education on the global stage.

The membership to UICC, a globally renowned institution is not easily attained. It involves an exacting assessment procedure and strict adherence to global standards, underscoring the centre's unwavering commitment to advancing the frontiers of cancer treatment and research. With this affiliation, the faculty, and students of MCCCC will gain enhanced access to international training opportunities. This not only boosts the quality of education and training available at the centre but also ensures that MCCCC remains at the forefront of cancer care, both nationally and globally. A detailed outline of the full benefits of this membership can be found at UICC member benefits.

Special commendations are for Dr Vasudeva Bhat K, deputy coordinator of MCCCC, and Dr Shirley Salins, the driving force behind the Cancer Quality Improvement (CQI) team. Their tenacious efforts, in conjunction with the CQI team's contributions, have been pivotal in realizing this esteemed acknowledgment.

Prof Jeff Dunn AO, president of UICC stated, “MCCCC's induction into the UICC family signifies its commitment to global standards of excellence. Their dedication to bettering cancer care is truly commendable, and we are excited to see the transformative impact of this partnership.”

Dr Carry Adams, chief executive officer of UICC commented, “Associating with institutions like MCCCC reinforces our mission. Their unwavering dedication to advancing cancer care and research is precisely what the global community needs. We warmly welcome them to the UICC.”

Reflecting on this milestone, Dr Vasudeva Bhat K remarked, “Earning a place alongside the esteemed members of UICC is a testament to our team's dedication at MCCCC. With this, we renew our pledge to elevate the benchmarks of cancer care.” Dr Shirley Salins added, “Being recognized on such a prestigious platform fuels our drive. As part of the UICC community, our resolve to foster ground-breaking advancements in cancer care and research is stronger than ever.”


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