Merck Foundation supports the training of Thirty Future Oncologists in Africa through one and two year Oncology Fellowship Program in 2016 & 2017Merck gives back to society through Merck Foundation’s programs to build cancer care capacity in Africa.
"Merck More than a Patient" initiative in partnership with "Women For Cancer" to empower women cancer survivors in Africa“Merck More than a Patient” is a new initiative of “Merck Cancer Access Program” in Africa. Merck in partnership with “Women for Cancer” started this initiative with the aim to empower women cancer survivors in Africa through supporting them to establish their own small business so that they can lead an independent and productive life.
Rasha Kelej speaks about "how to improve access to cancer care in Africa"On the long road to improving cancer care in Africa, training dedicated cancer specialists is the first step.
Merck, University of Nairobi and Tata Memorial Hospital start the first "Africa Oncology Fellowship Program"Merck has announced its first “Africa Medical Oncology Fellowship Program” for Sub-Saharan African countries in partnership with University of Nairobi, Kenya and Tata Memorial Hospital, India. The program will be conducted at the University of Nairobi and Tata Memorial Hospital with the aim to improve access to cancer care in Africa.