THE NCD VOICE
Newsletter: Vol.1 Issue 002, December, 2018
 As a testament of her commitment to beat NCDs in collaboration with relevant stakeholders, the CBC Health Services has dedicated the 12th issue of her health magazine, 'Health Mirror', to Non-Communicable Diseases.

 

 
Updates
CBC Health Services Celebrates World Diabetes Day
The Cameroon Baptist Convention (CBC) Health Services has joined the international community in celebrating World Diabetes Day. The day is celebrated every year on the birthday of Canadian Medical Scientist,…
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CBC Health Services’ NCD-PCP Evaluates Three Years Journey against NCDs
By Nadege Ngeh Three years after the CBC Health Services started the Non-Communicable Diseases Prevention and Control Program (NCD-PCP) to intentionally beat NCDs some strides have been made. In October…
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NCD Prevention, Control Program Strategizes to Beat NCDs
It is already three years since the CBC Health Services’ Non-Communicable Disease Prevention and Control Program (NCD-PCP) came into existence. After implementing activities for this length of time, it was…
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Prospects

Cervical cancer screening campaign:

The CBC Health Services is running a cervical cancer screening in some of her centres around the country.
The campaign will run from Tuesday, January 15th to Thursday, January 31st 2019 at Nkwen Baptist Health Centre at a subsidized rate of 2000frs only.  It is also running in the following facilities of the CBC Health Services - Etoug-Ebe Baptist Hospital Yaounde at 3000FRS per woman. - Bafoussam Baptist Hospital at 2500FRS per woman. - Kumba Baptist Health Centre at 2000FRS per woman.

World cancer day 2019:


World Cancer Day is fast approaching, each year on 4 February, World Cancer Day empowers all of us across the world to show support, raise our collective voice, take personal action and press our governments to do more. World Cancer Day is the only day on the global health calendar where we can all unite and rally under the one banner of cancer in a positive and inspiring way.

Download, personalize and share the World Cancer Day materials as far and wide as you can. https://www.worldcancerday.org/materials

2019 Conference on Metastatic Breast Cancer: Thriving Together April 5-7 at Philadelphia, PA 

For thirteen years, the Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference has been providing women, men and families living with metastatic breast cancer with a safe, collaborative environment to gather information and discover practical resources they need to make decisions for their physical and emotional health. Each year, over 350 people living with MBC and their caregivers gather to learn more about living well – physically, emotionally and spiritually – with metastatic breast cancer.

Together, let us beat breast Cancer by taking advantage of this opportunity: register now

https://lbbc.org/conferences/2019-conference-metastatic-breast-cancer-thriving-together

 

Africa Christian Health Associations Platform (ACHAP) Biennial Conference will hold from February 25 to March 1, 2019

 Call for or Abstracts and Registration for the 2019 ACHAP Biennial Conference

 The 9th Africa Christian Health Associations Platform (ACHAP) Biennial Conference will hold from February 25 to March 1, 2019, at Hotel Mont FEBE, Yaounde, Cameroon. The Conference is hosted by CBC Health Services. The Conference and General Assembly this year 2019 will be held under the theme “Re-Igniting Primary Health Care: The Role of ACHAP.”

Every two years ACHAP holds a conference to reflect on regional and global health issues and priorities, which have an impact on countries and communities served by faith-based health services. During these conferences, papers are presented and discussed. To this effect, you can submit your abstracts here: conference@africachap.org  or achap2019@cbchealthservices.org.

The deadline for submission is Thursday, January 10, 2019.

Call for abstracts document in English: Call for Abstract 2019 ACHAP Biennial Conference (English)

Call for abstracts document in French Appel à Soumission de résumés (French

 Registration

For local participants (i.e. those in Cameroon), the registration fee is 150,000 FCFA per person. You can register, for now, by writing to us via achap2019@cbchealthservices.org.

International participants can register the Conference here: https://africachap.org/achap-9th-biennial-conference-2019…/…

 Here are hashtags to be used during The 9th Africa Christian Health Associations Platform (ACHAP) Biennial Conference #ACHAP2019 #ACHAP237 #ReignitingPHC #ReignitingPrimaryHealthCare #PrimaryHealthCare

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