2018 Events

Dublin Sportsfest

The first ever Dublin Sportsfest will bring together the people, the clubs, the sports and the spaces of Dublin in a celebration of sport and physical activity in our capital city. Exercise can considerably reduce your risk of developing several cancers and significantly aid patients in...

World Cancer Research Day

World Cancer Research Day is a unique opportunity for us to become aware of the importance of research. Because, have you ever thought what would happen if cancer research stopped today? This initiative was originally designed to contribute to the objectives of the World Cancer...

National Nutrition & Cancer Patient Survey

If you have had cancer, we want to you to have your say on how cancer affected your diet and nutrition and how you felt nutrition was prioritised during your cancer journey. This survey takes about 10 minutes to complete and is completely anonymous. The survey results...

Purple House Cancer Support Centre Open Day

Visit Purple House Cancer Support Centre, meet our staff, Counsellors, Therapists and volunteers and learn how our free Community based Cancer Support Services can support you and your family. There will be the opportunity to have a cup of tea or coffee and see the workings...

Dare2Cure Sarcoma

Talk Title: Prospects for Improved Treatments in Sarcoma. A public talk, organised by the Clinical Cancer Research Trust and the Caroline Foundation. Event Chair: Prof John Crown Guest Speaker: Dr Gary Schwartz, Columbia University, New York....

Dare2Cure Metastatic Breast Cancer

Talk topic: Triple Negative Breast Cancer. An event hosted by the Clinical Cancer Research Trust and the Caroline Foundation. Metastatic, or secondary breast cancer is cancer which firstly started growing in the breast and has moved or spread to another parts of the body. Speakers: Dr...

National Fitness Day

National Fitness Day, Thursday 27 September 2018, will be the biggest and most visible annual celebration of physical activity of the year. It is the day to celebrate the role that physical activity plays across Ireland. National Fitness Day aims to get more people more active...

11th International Symposium on Translational Research in Oncology

Clinical Cancer Research Trust present the 11th International Symposium on Translational Research in Oncology, Sept 27th-29th, Herbert Park Hotel. For cancer specialists. Chairs: Prof John Crown (Dublin); Prof Robert Kerbel (Toronto) and Prof Mario Sznol (Yale). 40 Speakers, including: Dr Richard Finn (UCLA); Dr Sara Hurvitz...

Abolish Inpatient Charges: Campaign Update

During Cancer Week the Irish Cancer Society will announce the final number of signatures for the Inpatient Charges campaign online petition. For more info or to sign the petition see cancer.ie/inpatientcharges....

Pay it forward

Tuscany bistro will be "Paying it forward" with all of our coffee sold on the 28th of September to help raise money for Cancer Week. In each bistro will also have leaflets and information on Cancer Week and there will be donation buckets for the week...