August 14, 2017: Dr. Sarah Schlesinger, prominent medical researcher at Rockefeller University, joins GO's Board of Directors. Press Release
May 22, 2017: GO co-founder, Ami Bhatt, participates in panel at Stanford promoting action to improve global health care: Article
Jan 30, 2017: Global Health NOW interviews GO Executive Director, Donna Barry: Article
Dec 6, 2016: GO announces four key additions to Board of Directors: Benz, Link, Varma and Yeshwant. Press Release
Sep 5, 2016: GO announces first major fundraiser on October 1st to help cancer patients get diagnosed and treated. Press Release
Jun 13, 2016: GO announces the appointment of its first executive director, Donna Barry. Press Release
Mar 30, 2016: Hacking for the win: Stanford students design new technology for nurses in need. Stanford Medicine's SCOPE published this story on GO's recent Hack-a-thon.
Mar 15, 2016: The powerhouse behind Stanford's global cancer effort – Ami Bhatt, GO co-founder and co-president – is mobilizing Stanford experts to fight the growing threat of cancer in the developing world.
Feb 29, 2016: GO co-hosted the first-ever Global Cancer Care Hack-a-thon, which took place in Boston February 26–28. The event was a great success, inspiring over twenty innovative projects that impact populations most in need. Press Release: Hack-a-thon spurs innovation for global cancer care.
Feb 18, 2016: MassBio article, Tackling the Global Cancer Burden – The Power of Co-Creation, describes the upcoming Global Cancer Innovation Hack-a-thon (Feb 27-28) as addressing the need for cancer treatment innovations in LMIC's. Co-authors: GO volunteers Bokang Rabasha and Nour Sharara, among others.
Dec 15, 2015: GO Co-Founder, Dr. Ami Bhatt, speaks to National Public Radio about: Most Of The World's Cancer Cases Are Now In Developing Countries.
Dec, 2015: GO volunteer and 2013 Pardee Graduate Summer Fellow, Maia Olsen, MPH, publishes Pardee Paper #17: "Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Need for New Paradigms in Global Health." Maia currently works for Partners in Health.
Co-Founder, Dr. Ami Bhatt, speaks to National Public Radio about: Most Of The World's Cancer Cases Are Now In Developing Countries.
Sep 23, 2015: Read GO's GCPM article – Global Cancer Project Map – published in the exciting launch of new American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) publication, Journal of Global Oncology, or JGO.
Jun 10, 2015: Read Stanford Medicine's SCOPE article featuring GO's Patient Education Materials project.
Mar 25, 2015: GO launches the Global Cancer Project Map Launch: a collaboration with the National Cancer Institute. Press Release
To view the media coverage of the launch of the Global Cancer Project Map, please visit the following online news journals.
For a more comprehensive collection of media coverage of the Global Cancer Project Map, please download GO Media Coverage Report GCPM