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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...
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Little Farida has overcome cancer

Her Mum’s Tears of joy are 57357’s ultimate reward Farida’s treatment journey is crowned with success thanks to God’s grace and our donors’ support. Farida’s recovery is by all standards labeled as miraculous. Farida was born with cancer. In fact lab tests revealed that she had already contracted the disease 2 months before her birth. Farida’s mother recalls how as early as the...
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Time and Again, Magid Al Futtaim/Carrefour renew their pledge to support 57357

Hospital 57357 was blessed with the visit of one of its faithful donors and partners since 2009, Magid Al Futtaim /Carrefour. A staff delegation headed by Mr. Fawaz Tayfour, VP Human Capital, Organization, Systems&IT, and Mr. Ahmed Rohayem , Loss Prevention GM, Egypt, seized the opportunity of the delivery of their yearly Ramadan donation to Hospital 57357, to come and visit the premises...
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During the Minister of Awqaf, Dr. Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa’s first visit to 57357

It is not enough to just do charity…. when you donate, you have to give your best to the needy… this is what 57357 is doing: offering the best comprehensive quality care to its patients. The Minister of Awqaf, Dr. Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa was warmly welcomed at the Auditorium by the Hospital’s CEO, Dr. Sherif Abouel Naga, top management, and staff as well as the Foundation staff and...