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For the first time in Egypt and Africa, Hospital 57357 acquires Cyberknife technology: Extremely accurate high dose radiation targeting, decreased treatment duration, better chances for cure

At Hospital 57357, management and staff are rejoicing over the recent signing of the purchasing contract of the cyberknife treatment technology system. CyberKnife treatment is a non-surgical treatment for cancerous or non-cancerous tumors, by using image guidance software to track and continually adjust to locate the tumor, delivering high doses of radiation precisely to the […]

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Within the framework of the collaboration between 57357 and Colorado University, US, 57357 Training Academy is soon launching the Pharm D (Doctor of Pharmacy) program

The program is provided for the first time in Egypt, enabling graduates to be professionally committed to optimizing patient care The Pharm D training is a two-year program whereby students would get the didactic part of the curriculum through interactive online courses taught by University Colorado faculty and the practical hands-on training by 57357 preceptors […]

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“Our country’s future is in our children’s hands” was the theme of the annual scientific contest organized by 57357 in favor of Egypt’s school students

A competition event challenging the students’ capabilities in science and engineering Hospital 57357 celebrated the annual scientific contest for school students which featured the participation of 10 schools from different governorates, such as Qalyoubeya, Gharbeya, Suhag, Cairo and Giza. The Hospital was honored by the attendance of Mr. Hesham Alsengary, Head of Services and Activities Sector, as […]

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In collaboration with the Joint Commission International, JCI, Hospital 57357 celebrated the start of the JCI diploma for the second cohort, the Mohammed Abu Eleinean class

The second JCI diploma cohort includes 60 medical staff trainees coming from 18 private and governmental hospitals. The second cohort, which is named after its main sponsor Mohammed Abu Eleinean, is considered a step forward on the road of the Hospital’s commitment to knowledge dissemination and to prepare a generation of specialists capable of improving […]

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“From one child to another” a celebration held by Hospital 57357 to honor school students for their contributions to patients’ treatment journey.

Hospital 57357 held a celebration to honor school students who shared in the ” from one child to another” treatment sponsorship program. This program enablesschool students to support the treatment journey of their counterparts in 57357 through  monetary donations. 325 students from 35 different schools across Egypt’s governorates, namely Cairo, Alexandria, Albehaira, Kafr Alsheikh, Suez, and Qalyoubeya, attended the celebration. The schools and universities unit at 57357Foundation organized the celebration which featured singing by 57357’s children […]

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While seeking new horizons in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, developing microbiome research using anaerobic chamber offered by the Egyptian Cancer Network, ECN-Canada

In the framework of 57357’s eagerness to follow the latest development in the field of research, the immunology unit of the research department started conducting advanced research in the field of microbiome after receiving the anaerobic chamber model: bactron 300. The research will offer new horizon in understanding cancer, its development and its treatment. Dr. […]

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Rehab: I love 57357 because they cheer me up With their help, I drew a card for my beloved mother on the occasion of mother’s day

  Rehab’s mother: nobody should ever think that there is favoritism in 57357. We are a modest family from outside Cairo, and we were admitted right away and my daughter is receiving treatment and is getting better, God Willing. My name is Rehab. I am 7 years old and in first year primary school level. I come from Al […]

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Tales from 57357

  Ahmed: “In 57357 I learned to forget my sickness but never to forget my dreams” I am Ahmed Hamdi, 14 years old, student at Ezz Al-Arab School in Al-Omraneya. I love football and am a big fan of Messi. I formed a team with my friends, within which I used to maneuver like Abdulla Saad. […]

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In Pharaonic costumes, 57357’s children welcomed Prof. Dr. Zahi Hawas, former Minister of Antiquities

While visiting our Hospital, Dr. Hawas invites everyone from around the world to contribute to our children’s treatment journey and our expansion project Dr. Hawas was welcomed by the children, dressed in Pharaonic costumes, who presented him flowers at the Hospital entrance. He was warmly greeted by the Hospital’s general manager and CEO of the 57357 group, along with members of the Hospital staff and management. Dr. Hawas is a prominent archeologist who […]

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Hospital 57357 welcomed its honorary president and Egypt’s lover, Egyptian American economist, Dr. Mohammed El-Erian and the members of Egypt Cancer Network, ECN-USA

    Hospital 57357’s top management: we work hard to advance research and soon we will gain its fruits, in this respect we thank ECN-US for their continuous support   Dr. El-Erian: I am proud of 57357 and of belonging to it, my gratitude to all of its staff. I am urging all its supporters to stand behind it all through the way, in favor of its expansion project […]

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Passant is talking again: she gained back her bright and hopeful smile, as she has defeated cancer

  Passant’s mother: in 57357, we found angels who did not just treat my daughter and restored her smile, but they also helped me overcome the ordeal and gave me hope in her recovery. In 57357, psychological care is as important as physical care, as it affects the child’s response to treatment. In 57357, our children as well as […]

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Motivated by sincere love for Egypt, efforts are joined to contribute to enhancing healthcare services: For the first time in Egypt and Africa, the graduation of the first batch of JCI’ healthcare quality management and patient safety certificate through 57357’s Academy, sponsored by Dr. Riad Armanious.

  Within the collaboration between Hospital 57357 and the Joint Commission International, JCI, the second batch contract was signed, to be sponsored by “Abu Al-Enean family”     Again, Hospital 57357 celebrates the achievement of one of its dreams in promoting healthcare education and preparing generations of highly qualified healthcare professionals to contribute to enhancing […]

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Head of Science and Technology Development Fund( STDF), Dr. Emad Hegazy on visit to 57357: Praising the level of research and promising more support to the Hospital

    “ 57357 is an example for quality service and dedication that should be imitated.  Solving the world’s problems is all about relying on research, science and putting theories into action” Hospital 57357 welcomed Dr. Emad Hegazi, Director of STDF and Dr. Shirine Abdel Moez, Director of STDF’s international programs. The guests were welcomed by the Hospital’s General Manager and Executive Director […]

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A Joint Harvard Medical School /57357 initiative to disseminate the fundamentals of immunology and genetics in Egypt

Through ECN and AFNCI , 57357 sponsors top students from Medicine and Science Faculties across Egypt.   600 students of Medicine and Sciences from six Egyptian universities including Helwan, Ain Shams, Aswan, Alexandria, Al-Azhar, and the Armed Forces College of Medicine   Tomorrow, Tuesday, January 9th, 2018, some 600 students of Medicine and Sciences from […]

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Egypt Cancer Network-USA, ECN-USA, supports 57357’s participation with 24 research papers at the international pediatric oncology Society SIOP conference in Washington, DC, USA

A message from the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Egyptian Embassy in Washington to 57357: we are proud of you and of the quality care you provide to our children, you are the symbol of hope In an unprecedented initiative  from the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Egyptian Embassy in Washington, […]

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ECN’s young supporters receive summer training at 57357: Strengthening ties between the new generation of immigrants and their homeland Egypt.

Mariam Osman (19) and Nadeen Gonna (18) are students in their first year of college in Texas who want to apply to Medical School once they complete their bachelor’s degree. They therefore chose to participate in 10 day training internship at Hospital 57357 during their summer holiday in Egypt in order to gain practical experience […]

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One of the powerful teachings of Ramadan is to clothe ourselves with compassion and the one needing most our compassion is the person who is sick

We are grateful for your belief in the worthiness of our cause and your constant support to cancer patients in Egypt During the Eid, as we celebrate with family and friends, let us all renew our vows to always be there for them. Let us remind ourselves that each time we donate to ECN: We […]

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Mohammed Ben Mubarak announces the winning of the Children’s Cancer Hospital Egypt Foundation of the Isa award for service to humanity

Bahrain’s deputy prime minister and chairman of the board of trusties of Isa award for service to humanity, his highness sheikh Mohammed Ben Mubarak Al Khalifa, revealed that the winner of Isa award in its third edition 2015-2017 is the Children’s Cancer Hospital Foundation Egypt. His highness said that the Hospital was selected as the […]

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Thank God, Farida is recovering from a stage 4 cancer. She is getting better and resuming her treatment journey

Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim, Oncology and BMT Consultant at 57357, “We cling to hope and exert all efforts to secure the success of Farida’s treatment Journey, (God Willing)  Farida is a 5 year old girl who was struck with cancer in her belly and pelvis which spread to musculoskeletal nerves and aorta to reach  4th stage […]

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The American Society for Radiation Oncology ASTRO accredits 57357 as a training center for its resident physicians

Head of 57357’s radiotherapy department, Dr. Zaghloul: this accreditation which was backed by Egyptian American physician and ECN member, Dr. Sherif Yacoub, stands for the recognition of 57357 as a world prominent radiation oncology treatment center.

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This year, for ECN U.S., Santa’s name is Yacoubian Dr. Sonia Yacoubian, Egyptian American Physician, leaves all her inheritance to 57357’s children with cancer

    It came to our attention through Dr. Hesham El Seify, President of the Board of ECN U.S., that a prominent Egyptian American Physician by the name of Sonia Yacoubian who has been living for 40 years in Southern California, had approached him to bequeath her inheritance as a trust to Hospital 57357’s children […]

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First ECN event in Minnesota rallies the Coptic Orthodox church around 57357’s support

On October 30, 2016 Egypt Cancer Network held a fundraising luncheon which was hosted by Fr. Youannes and Fr. Jacob leaders of Saint Mary’s Coptic Orthodox Church of Saint Paul, Minnesota along with Chapter volunteer Mr. Ramses Sidky. The event was the first ECN event to be held in the state of Minnesota and was […]

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Through the distribution of free schoolbags: Egypt Cancer Network (ECN) and AFNCI sponsor a health awareness campaign in benefit of school children with modest background.

” Our children’s schoolbags,  our country’s health”, is the slogan of the schoolbags campaign sponsored by  Egypt Cancer Network (ECN) the Association of Friends of the National Cancer-free Initiative, AFNCI, in its fight for the wellbeing of our school children and  against ignorance and poverty.   Thanks to donors’ Support, ECN and AFNCI plan to distribute up to 100 thousand school […]

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A 57357/ APIC training initiative to enhance infection control and prevention in Egypt’s Hospitals

Today, the 57357 Foundation and Academy launched an intensive five day TOT (Training of Trainers) infection control course in collaboration with the worldwide renowned North American Association of Professionals for Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). Through its subsidiary, APIC Consulting Services, Inc., APIC is is providing two North American instructors to give a two module […]

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Hope and positive energy abound at 57357’s new expansion construction site

Thanks to donors’ support of the U.S. based Egypt Cancer Network, RTKL, the renowned global architectural firm has already delivered the schematic and core concept design for 57357’s capacity and program expansion project, the Health Sciences Campus. RTKL was responsible for developing a unique patient and family centered design according to best practice for a […]

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