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This year, for ECN U.S., Santa’s name is Yacoubian Dr. Sonia Yacoubian, Egyptian American Physician, leaves all her inheritance to 57357’s children with cancer

    It came to our attention through Dr. Hesham El Seify, President of the Board of ECN U.S., that a prominent Egyptian American Physician by the name of Sonia Yacoubian who has been living for 40 years in Southern California, had approached him to bequeath her inheritance as a trust to Hospital 57357’s children with cancer. The news came a few days before Christmas, the perfect gift...
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First ECN event in Minnesota rallies the Coptic Orthodox church around 57357’s support

On October 30, 2016 Egypt Cancer Network held a fundraising luncheon which was hosted by Fr. Youannes and Fr. Jacob leaders of Saint Mary’s Coptic Orthodox Church of Saint Paul, Minnesota along with Chapter volunteer Mr. Ramses Sidky. The event was the first ECN event to be held in the state of Minnesota and was attended by over 100 church parishioners who were served a lavish luncheon...
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Through the distribution of free schoolbags: Egypt Cancer Network (ECN) and AFNCI sponsor a health awareness campaign in benefit of school children with modest background.

” Our children’s schoolbags,  our country’s health”, is the slogan of the schoolbags campaign sponsored by  Egypt Cancer Network (ECN) the Association of Friends of the National Cancer-free Initiative, AFNCI, in its fight for the wellbeing of our school children and  against ignorance and poverty.   Thanks to donors’ Support, ECN and AFNCI plan to distribute up...
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A 57357/ APIC training initiative to enhance infection control and prevention in Egypt’s Hospitals

Today, the 57357 Foundation and Academy launched an intensive five day TOT (Training of Trainers) infection control course in collaboration with the worldwide renowned North American Association of Professionals for Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). Through its subsidiary, APIC Consulting Services, Inc., APIC is is providing two North American instructors to give a two module training...
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Hope and positive energy abound at 57357’s new expansion construction site

Thanks to donors’ support of the U.S. based Egypt Cancer Network, RTKL, the renowned global architectural firm has already delivered the schematic and core concept design for 57357’s capacity and program expansion project, the Health Sciences Campus. RTKL was responsible for developing a unique patient and family centered design according to best practice for a pediatric oncology facility and...
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Our Best Wishes for the Eid El Kebir

To all ECN U.S donors, chapter leaders and board members, With the up-coming festivities of the Eid El kebir, we want to Thank you for your constant presence and support all through the year. We are humbled by your compassion and your encouragement. Because of your contributions, this Eid celebration is a special one at 57357: We have so much to rejoice over: the launch of construction the new...
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Spotlight on 57357 s awareness activities during September, the childhood cancer awareness month

Following the U.S. which in 2012 had declared September as the National childhood cancer awareness month, a number of child cancer institutions in other countries such as the UK, Australia and New Zealand have followed the same path. This year, the Children’s cancer Hospital Egypt 57357, largest pediatric cancer healthcare center in the world (300 beds) is seizing this opportunity to raise...
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Irini: 57357 Intensive Care Unit’s walking miracle

At the Hospital, they call her the ICU walking miracle. Her name is Irini Hany Fouad. Irini turned 8 this month. She was admitted to Hospital 5 years ago on the 21rst of February 2011 and diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. I wanted to meet the girl who fought fiercely for her life during 43 days in the Intensive Care unit where many thought she would never make it. Irini is waiting...
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A generous donation to 57357’s children with cancer from the Slovak Republic delivered in person by its Foreign Affairs Minister

Yesterday, Hospital 57357 was blessed with the visit of a fine Slovak Republic delegation headed by its Foreign Affairs Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, HE Miroslav Lajcak to deliver in person a generous donation and visit the children. After a warm welcome by the children at the Hospital entrance, the Minister was guided by Dr. Amro Ezzat Salama, 57357 Board of Trustees President and Dr....
Dr. Nabil Ahmed is a reasearch faculty member at Texas Children's Cancer Center. He works in the Center for Cell and Gene Therapy (CAGT)

Meet Dr. Nabil Ahmed: the Knight in shining armor taking 57357’s research to world class levels

Dr. Ahmed: “Hospital 57357 has reached such a position…..that compels it….out of moral responsibility …to share with the rest of the world its findings   I met him in his office as he was mentoring Nihal, a young 57357 research team member on how to write a concept paper to introduce her research project. A week earlier, during the visit of the Minister of Endowments to the...