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To improve patient quality care and thanks to ECN donors’ far reaching vision: Over the coming 6months, implementation of the functional training of 1500 Hospital staff

57357’s new staff learning and development program was launched on January 20, 2014. Through this program, some 2000 workers and healthcare professionals of three 57357 affiliated institutions CCHE, CCHF, and AFNCI will be receiving benchmark practical academic knowledge via the blended and targeted training approach. This will result in improved delivery of healthcare services, new...
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Remembering our October war heroes inside 57357: 57357’s patients share in the 41st anniversary celebration of the October war victory War veterans and patients exchange stories of courage and bravery

It is customary at 57357 to revive the memory of the October War Victory and honor its heroes. But this year, this  day was no ordinary one, for we were celebrating two occasions: the 41ST anniversary of the October war victory and the advent of Eid El Adha. The 57357 foundation organized a special celebration through which the children would be familiarized with the events of a Grand National...
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To maximize the chances of patients well being after treatment: 57357's multi-specialty clinics ensure all chemotherapy side effects are counteracted

I met Abdel Rahman at the dentist clinic at 57357. There are three dentist clinics at the Hospital to cater to one of the most typical side effects of the chemotherapy treatment:  the development of teeth and gums problems. What mostly attracted my attention is the fact that Abdel Rahman was at ease and relaxed on the dentist chair. I was touched by the way his dentist, Dr. Mohamed Adly was...
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Raising Awareness for 57357: The curious case of Cerner's VP's (for the ME and Africa, Mike Pomerance) Ice Bucket Challenge

Why would the Vice President of a world renowned health informatics solutions company , fully dressed in a dark suit agree to get a bucket of water dumped on his head, then proceed to jump into a pool shouting: Donate to 57357? The answer to this question lies in the special relationship between Cerner and 57357. It also lies with  Mike Pomerance himself,  the Vice President in question, whose...
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An empowering visit for 57357’s children to the Suez Canal

In anticipation of the 6th of October celebrations, on Sept. 25, 2014, Hospital 57357 organized a visit to the new Suez Canal project for 50 of its recovered patients and a number of foundations and hospital staff and management.  Taking part in the trip were war veterans, Major General Tolba Radwan, the famous “Tabet El Shagara” battle hero, Major Gen.  Abou Bakr Hamed, war heroes,...
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Thanks to all our donors, 57357 is able to offer Maryam comprehensive care beyond her recovery Maryam continues to be in need of your support and prayers

The first time I laid my eyes on her was in the ground floor play room of the out-patient clinics. Her mother had stretched her on her tummy on a table near the door, away from the other children. Maryam, a three year old girl with a frail little body, was busy building a tower with lego blocks. I wandered how she could be setting the blocks one on top of each other with such agility while being...
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Thanks to ECN donors’ support: Concept design phase of 57357’s expansion project nearing completion

Without the firm belief of U.S. based ECN’s visionary supporters in the worthiness and inevitability of 57357’s future expansion project, the choice of RTKL, the renowned global architectural firm carrying out 57357’s future expansion design, would not have been possible. Indeed, 57357’s donors in the U.S. who are mostly Egyptian American immigrants and who continue to...
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At six months, Mohamed is diagnosed with liver cancer, at two years, he is cured, and at seven he still comes for a regular follow-up having no memory of once being seriously sick Thanks to all our on-going supporters who enable us to follow up on our patients indefinitely

I met them in the play room near the out-patient clinics. At first it was his mother’s beautiful smile that drew my attention. She was sitting in one corner of the play room waiting patiently as her seven year old was completely absorbed in a computer game with four of his peers. I asked her if it was alright for her to tell me her story. She opened her heart to me, convinced that it was her...
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Joined together by the love of God, allegiance to the Nation and an appreciation for the pursuit of Knowledge:

 Beit El Eila pays a special visit to 57357. Under the patronage of El Azhar Sheikh, and The Coptic Orthodox PopeTawadros, more than 60 Christian and Muslim religious leaders, members of Beit El Eila (the Family Home) visited for the first time 57357’s children with cancer on Sept. 2, 2014. The large group gathered first at the auditorium where they were welcomed by the Hospital GM for...
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Amazon has made giving to Egypt Cancer Network that much easier for you, without ever leaving your home

Amazon is the #1 shopping website in America.  It is now possible to shop Amazon, and at the same time, help the children in the Hospital 57357.  Any purchase you make on Amazon, ECN will receive 0.5% of that purchase.  So in reality, you have purchased an item you want, and gave to your favorite charity all in the comfort of your home! To get started, follow this link to Amazon Smile, search...