International courses

Specialized courses are organized by IARC scientific groups, sometimes with the support of the Education and Training group and often co-organized with external partners and held at diverse locations throughout the world.


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CICAMS-IARC training course
“China ASEAN Cancer Prevention and Control Program” 

for participants from China, ASEAN countries (Brunei, Cambodia,  Indonesia, Laos People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia,  Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Viet Nam) and  Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs) from Asia.

Deadline for Application: 30 July 2019
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For example, courses on cancer registration have been organized as part of the framework of the Global Initiative for Cancer Registry Development in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (GICR). This regional training supports the establishment of regional hubs that will provide technical support for cancer registries, and the establishment of regional training programmes. More on GICR courses

In addition, courses organized by the IARC Screening Group have led to the establishment of collaborative cervical cancer prevention training schools in India, Angola, Guinea, Tanzania, Brazil, and Peru that play an active role in training in their respective regions.
More on Screening activities

CICAMS-IARC joint Training course “Implementing Cancer Prevention and Early Detection” – 5-9 November 2018, Nanning, China.