Founded in 2000, the International Society of Geriatric Oncology also known as SIOG (French acronym for Societé Internationale d’Oncologie Gériatrique) has been working to foster the development of health professionals in the field of geriatric oncology, for the optimisation of treatment of older adults with cancer. SIOG was registered as a non-profit organisation under the Swiss Law in 2012.
SIOG is a multidisciplinary team of oncology and geriatrics physicians, as well as allied health professionals and expert trainers with a unique collaborative approach to address the rising public health challenges related to ageing and cancer around the world. As of 2018, we count over 1700 members in more than 80 countries worldwide.
We are powered by global collaborations to strengthen the national capacity for Human Resources for Health (HRH) and to promote and advocate for SDG3 ‘Ensure healthy lives and promote wellbeing for all at all ages’.
SEAMEO TROPMED Network is a regional cooperation network established in 1966 for education, training and research in tropical medicine and public health under the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education. The Network serves as a focal point in higher education and research in tropical medicine and public health.seameotropmednetwork.org@company
Philippine Red Cross has truly become the premier humanitarian organization in the country, committed to provide quality life-saving services that protect the life and dignity especially of indigent Filipinos in vulnerable situations.
The story of the Philippine Red Cross is the story of men and women from all walks of life who have dedicated themselves to the service of humanity. It is the tale of hundreds of thousands of ordinary people who devoted their time and resources to help the poorest of the poor. Professionally trained and truly compassionate, these men and women are ready to lend a helping hand to those in need – whoever, whenever and wherever they may be.
The Philippine Cancer Society, Inc. (PCSI) is a private, non-stock, non-profit corporation registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission on 22 December 1956. It was founded by a group of laymen and medical doctors with the aim of “helping the Filipino cope with cancer by preventing it and diminishing death caused by it, especially among the disadvantaged, through information, education, advocacy and focused services.”www.philcancer.org.ph@company
CHAMPIONS for excellent Health and Quality of Life of Older Persons.
"A world class organization of Geriatricians, influencing policy and setting the standard in the education, training and practice of Geriatric Medicine, partnering with and caring for the older person in their unique environment."