Commitment To Cancer Saving Thousands Of Lives

Victoria has set itself the ambitious target of saving 10,000 lives from cancer in the next 10 years as it launches a co-ordinated plan to tackle the insidious disease.

The Victorian Cancer Plan 2016-20, launched today by Health Minister Jill Hennessy, pulls together a range of initiatives in prevention, detection, treatment and research to support people who develop cancer and give them the best chance of beating it.

The plan is the first developed under the Improving Cancer Outcomes Act 2014, and reflects the Andrews Labor Government

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