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 At work in Bogota, Colombia


PHOTO ABOVE: Bogota visit by the BHGI research team for the pilot implementation projects of the BHGI guidelines. Shown in the photo from left to right are: Drs. Raul Murillo, Vice Director of NCI Colombia; Carlos Vicente Rada Escobar, General Director of NCI Colombia; Ben Anderson, Director of BHGI; and David Thomas, Senior International Research Advisor of BHGI.

 Los Artículos

CANCER SUPPLEMENT_Breast Cancer in Latin America.pdfCANCER SUPPLEMENT_Breast Cancer in Latin America
BHGI Outline for program development in Latin America.pdfBHGI Outline for program development in Latin America
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  Lancet Oncology meeting, The Latin American Oncology Summit: Nov 17-19, 2011 - Rio de Janeiro
  Eva Ekvall developed a pictorial book called Fuera de Foco (‘Out of Focus’) that describes her experiences with breast cancer treatment and taboos that prevent Latin American women from seeking breast care. See Fox News interview. (March 31, 2011)
  Former Miss Venezuela, Eva Ekvall. BBC World Service. (March 22, 2011)
  Venezuelan beauty queen, Eva Ekvall, shows a new look: bald and recovering from cancer (February 20, 2011)
  SensosAyuda, the Venezuelan breast cancer awareness group
  SLACOM: Latinamerican & Caribbean Society of Medical Oncology
  Susan G. Komen for the Cure Partners with U.S. State Department and M.D. Anderson to Ignite Breast Cancer Awareness and Research in Latin America
  The Cancer Burden in Latin America and the Caribbean
  Latin America Breast Cancer News
  PAHO Plan of Action for Cancer Prevention & Control
  Office of Latin American Cancer Program Development (OLACPD)
  "Cáncer de mama: Tómatelo a Pecho"
  Harvard Global Equity Initiative (HGEI)