A father’s greatest gift

When his child developed a tumor on his face, a Ugandan father’s desperate search for care led him to Kampala and a cure
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Building hope

A new outpatient cancer clinic in Uganda, the result of a Fred Hutch, Uganda Cancer Institute partnership, will allow more patients to get treatment
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The paradox of PSA screening for prostate cancer

New study forecasts population impact of discontinued testing
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Meet the head nurse of Uganda’s only cancer center

Allen Naamala Mayanja oversees a staff of 70 at the Uganda Cancer Institute where 27,000 patients a year are seen
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Saying goodbye to Musa

A Ugandan nurse’s care for a beloved boy in life – and in death
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Roadblocks to treatment

In Uganda, two women struggle to get cancer care for a much-loved child
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A 10-year-old girl’s fearless approach to life with a brain tumor inspired Dr. Jim Olson and new “citizen science” at Fred Hutch.
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