BLFA Webinar

"A Child's Journey Through Cancer Treatment in Tanzania"

December 16, 2020

9:00 – 10:00am U.S. Eastern 
5:00 – 6:00pm East Africa

Families at Hostel

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Hear how one of BLFA’s grantees, ICCARE, successfully engages Tanzanian families to complete all steps of a child’s cancer treatment.  


Dr. Kristin Schroeder, co-founder ICCARE Since 2014 Dr. Schroeder has spent 6+ months a year in Mwanza, Tanzania, at Bugando Medical Centre. In addition to developing capacity for pediatric cancer care, she focuses on improving outcomes and reducing treatment abandonment in low-resource settings.

Joining her from Tanzania are:
Mastidia Maxmilian Clinic Coordinator for the Pediatric Oncology program at Bugando Medial Centre in Mwanza
Norbert Mtenga ICCARE volunteer coordinator for the BLFA-supported hostel
Hillary Sued President of ICCARE-Tanzania