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  • Scottish Cancer Foundation Lecture

    Prostate Cancer: a disease of our time Prostate cancer continues to pose considerable controversies, and to attract interest and attention from the public, the media, scientists and urologists alike. From molecular biology and gigantic leaps in technology, to high-quality randomised controlled trials of screening and treatment, never before has the

  • Satellite Meeting-Two weeks left to Register

    Interested in obesity, physical activity, body composition or cancer survivorship? Register here Action on weight management in cancer – developing an evidence base to support intervention trials – views from the NIHR Cancer and Nutrition collaboration research group on cancer prevention and screening. Satellite meeting for the European Congress on

  • Grant received from Tay Charitable Trust

    Scottish Cancer Foundation wish to express their sincere thanks to Tay Charitable Trust for their generous donation towards our work into cancer prevention. This is an area where funding is extremely hard to obtain and the Foundation want to assure Tay Charitable Trust that their contribution will be put to

  • SCPN Conference on World Cancer Day

    On Monday 4th February SCPN, supported by the Scottish Cancer Foundation, celebrated World Cancer Day with their annual conference. It was held at The National Museum on Scotland in Edinburgh, a beautiful and inspiring building which was a fitting venue for the influential speakers from academia, government and practice, but

  • Cancer prevention work wins top award

    The work of a pioneering project, the Scottish Cancer Prevention Network, that has raised public awareness of the risk of cancer while highlighting the importance of screening and prevention has won an award set up by the broadcaster and actor Stephen Fry. The Scottish Cancer Prevention Network, which is supported

  • SCF Board Members’ Paper of the Year 2018

    The Scottish Cancer Prevention Network, supported by the Scottish Cancer Foundation run a ‘Paper of the Year 2018’ series. Scottish Cancer Foundation Board Members work hard to constantly stay up to date with the latest developments in cancer prevention. Professor Annie Anderson, SCF Board member, selected her publication of 2018

  • #IAmAndIWill SCPN Conference 2019

    We are celebrating World Cancer Day on February 4th 2019 by holding our annual SCPN conference. The venue for this year’s conference is The National Museum on Scotland in Edinburgh, a beautiful and inspiring building which we hope will be a fitting venue for the messages we will hear throughout

  • The Latest SCF Newsletter is Out Now!

    This issue focusing on this year’s winner of the Scottish Cancer Prevention Prize and Evans Forrest Medal, Katie Robb. There’s also important information about the aims and activities of Scottish Cancer Foundation, including a workshop hosted by SCF in February developing lifestyle interventions for people diagnosed with breast, colorectal and

  • Glasgow Scientist Wins Top Award

    Dr Katie Robb, a researcher focused on improving the earlier diagnosis of cancer and reducing inequalities for cancer patients, has won the prestigious 2018 Scottish Cancer Foundation Prize. The prize, an honour that recognises excellence in cancer prevention, is awarded with up to £10,000 of funding. Dr Robb plans to

  • Scottish Cancer Foundation Lecture

    Malcolm Dunlop (MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine will be delivering the Scottish Cancer Foundation Lecture at The Scottish Cancer Conference on Monday 19th November at Surgeons Hall in Edinburgh.