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August 17, 2019

WICC 2019 Extends ‘Abstract Notification of Acceptance’ Deadline to August 2nd.

Due to numerous emails from abstract authors on holidays and unable to formally reply to their “Abstract Letters of Invitation”, the WICC Committee has agreed to EXTEND the “Abstract Notification of Acceptance” deadline to Friday, August 2, 2019 (11:59pm-MST). The good news, all abstract letters have been sent out and over 120 abstracts have been […]

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August 17, 2019

Abstract Review Update – June 27, 2109

The WICC 2019 Abstract Committee is in the final stages of its review process. All abstract submitters will be notified on the status of their abstract later this week. The WICC 2019 Committee apologizes for the inconvenience but we were just not expecting an overwhelming response to our abstract call. On a brighter note, the […]

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August 17, 2019

WICC 2019 WELCOMES BUFFY SAINTE-MARIE & SUSAN AGLUKARK!

BREAKING WICC 2019 NEWS:  Academy Award Winner Buffy Sainte-Marie & Juno Award Winner Susan Aglukark will be performing at the AFNIGC – WICC 2019 Gala on September 18, 2019.  Both Sainte-Marie & Aglukark have garnered a reputation as proud & strong Canadian Indigenous Women who captivated their global audiences with their music, activism, humanitarian efforts, […]

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August 17, 2019

WICC 2019 EARLY BIRD RATES END JUNE 1 @ 11:59 PM. (MST.)!

JUST A REMINDER that the 2019 World Indigenous Cancer Conference – Early Bird Rate ends on Saturday, June 1, 2019, @ 11:59 pm. (MST – Calgary Time).  Then beginning on Sunday, June 2, 2019, Standard Rates will apply! BIG ANNOUNCEMENT! WICC 2019 has a HUGE announcement on Monday, June 3, 2019!  Follow our social media […]

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August 17, 2019

WICC 2019 Hotel Partners Now Listed on Website!

We are excited to announce that the “WICC 2019 Hotel Partners” are now listed on our website!  We are proud to be partnered with some amazing hotels to bring you comfort, style, and great savings!  We have a different selection of hotels for everyone’s personal preference. Convenient Stay– For those that want to be close […]

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August 17, 2019

WICC 2019 Extends ‘Call for Abstracts’ Deadline to May 17th.

Due to numerous requests for abstract submission extensions, the WICC Committee has agreed to EXTEND the “Call for Abstracts” deadline to Friday, May 17, 2019 (11:59pm-MST).  If you want to present at the 2019 World Indigenous Cancer Conference in Calgary, Alberta, Canada from September 17-19, 2019, get your submission in today! While we invite scientific […]

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August 17, 2019

REMINDER: Abstract Submission Deadline is May 3, 2019

Just a reminder the “Call for Abstract” submission deadline is quickly approaching and is on Friday, May 3, 2019 (11:59pm-MST).  If you want to present at the 2019 World Indigenous Cancer Conference in Calgary, Alberta, Canada from September 17-19, 2019, get your submission in today! While we invite scientific abstracts from practitioners, allied health professionals, […]

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August 17, 2019

Early Bird Registration Extended to June 1, 2019

Great News! The WICC Committee is pleased to announce that “early bird” pricing and registration has been extended to June 1, 2019 (11:59pm – MST – local Calgary time). If you haven’t registered yet, now is a good time to do so. Also our official hotel page will be posted in the next week with […]

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August 17, 2019

WICC 2019 ‘Call for Abstracts’ Begins on March 15th.

The World Indigenous Cancer Conference (WICC) is pleased to invite authors to submit abstracts for oral, poster, and panel presentations, to be delivered at the 2nd World Indigenous Cancer Conference where the theme is ‘Respect, Reconciliation, and Reciprocity: Connecting Across Knowledge Systems’. The ‘Call for Abstract’ submissions open Friday March 15, 2019 @ 10am (MST-Calgary Time). WICC […]

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August 17, 2019

CIHR Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health (IIPH) offers funding Opportunity to attend WICC 2019

The CIHR Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health (IIPH) which is a part of the CIHR Institute Community Support Program, announced today that there is a funding opportunity for those that wanted to attend WICC 2019. This funding opportunity could support potential World Indigenous Cancer Conference (WICC) participants in receiving travel support to attend the WICC. For the IIPH component of this […]

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