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A Message for World Hospice and Palliative Care Day – Because I Matter!

October 12, 2018

The theme for this year’s World Hospice and Palliative Care Day is “Palliative Care – Because I Matter!”. It aims to share our collective vision to increase the availability of hospice and palliative care throughout the world, by creating opportunities to speak out about the issues. To raise awareness and understanding of the needs – … Read more

New Workshop Available – Restoring Body Image after Cancer: (ReBIC) A Group Intervention to Address Cancer – Related Body Image Concerns

August 28, 2018 |

New Workshop Available – Restoring Body Image after Cancer: (ReBIC) A Group Intervention to Address Cancer – Related Body Image Concerns Cancer and its treatments have significant and persistent impacts on body image and related issues, often reducing quality of life. This one day workshop will introduce a well-developed psychosocial group intervention – Restoring body … Read more

de Souza Institute provides oncology continuing education to nurses in Malawi

June 20, 2018 |

de Souza Institute offers over 30 online courses covering core competencies in oncology and/or palliative care.  These de Souza courses are standardized and updated annually to reflect the latest clinical practice guidelines. The breadth and range of topics covered by our courses allow health care organizations nationally and internationally to leverage de Souza education and … Read more

New Sexual Health Program to Benefit Female Cancer Survivors

June 12, 2018 | ,

Online support group provides resources for sexual functioning and quality of life Toronto, ON –  de Souza Institute, a national education and research centre specializing in oncology has been selected to receive a $75,000 grant from the Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) Community Investment Program. Through the Cancer Chat Canada platform de Souza Institute will … Read more

Upcoming Developments: Pricing Policy

May 15, 2018 |

Thank you for your continued support and participation in de Souza Institute educational activities. Now in our 10th year, the Institute has offered a comprehensive roster of more than 30 evidence-based, clinically relevant continuing education courses to more than 10,000 front line health care professionals. We are committed to support your efforts, through professional development, … Read more

CANO/ACIO 2018 Boehringer Ingelheim Oncology Nurse of the Year Award

May 15, 2018 |

CANO/ACIO is pleased to announce that it is currently accepting nominations for the 2018 Boehringer Ingelheim Oncology Nurse of the Year Award! Do you know an outstanding nurse that deserves to be nationally recognized? Someone who: Has consistently demonstrated the highest level of nursing excellence and leadership in oncology nursing Has made a significant contribution to advancing … Read more