World Cancer Day at Afya House

Today was a monumental event — governmental and non-governmental partners collaborated to create a cancer awareness and screening event for MOH staff and families, complete with high-level talks, cancer victors’ encouraging words, commitment from Miss World Kenya, and hard, hard work from volunteer medical volunteers who followed over 400 patients through NCD, cervical, breast and prostate cancer screenings.

Special thanks to:

Ministry of Health

Kenya Network of Cancer Organizations (KENCO)

Friends of KENCO

Medical Society for Action

Highlands Mineral Water Co. Ltd.

National Public Health Lab Services – Oncology Lab

Aga Khan University Hospital

Kenya Commercial Bank

Astra Zeneca

Meal and entertainment service providers

And, to all of the screening participants and special guests!

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