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Thank your for registering to participate in Kitchen Khiladi 2018 competition! You will receive a confirmation email with your registration details soon. You will also receive a payment confirmation email from PayPal directly.

Event coordinators will also contact you by email with detailed rules and logistics information. In the meantime, if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact by email at cook@gmail.com or by phone to Thanuja at 408-477-4092, Nisha at 678-654-2660 or Sasi at 669-264-0579.

Good Luck in the competition!

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CIF LogoPlease watch for announcements of events in planning.

Thank you for your continued support.

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Apex Institute

Apex Institute
June 28, 2015

A formal announcement elevating the prestigious Cancer Institute (Institute), Adyar, to an ‘apex institute’ by the Union Health Ministry is expected to be made soon. The Institute is rated by the World Health Organization as the top ranking cancer institute in the country.

The Union Health Ministry has recently identified the Cancer Institute as one of the leading tertiary care cancer centers that needs to be strengthened under its National Program for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, CVD and Stroke.

Dr. V Shanta said, after the honor is bestowed, the Cancer Institute will be called the ‘State Cancer Institute’ elevating its position from the current ‘Regional Centre for Cancer Care’.

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CIF – ICC Walkathon 2015

CIF – ICC Walkathon 2015
Sunday July 12, 2015
6:30 AM to Noon

Baylands Park
999 E Caribbean Dr
Sunnyvale, CA 94089 [ Map ]
Cancer Institute Foundation participated in the annual Sevathon event conducuted by India Community Center. Supporters and volunteers of CIF ran, jogged and walked with friends and family. They participated in 5K, 10K and half marathon events.

CIF thanks all those who participated in the event to bring cancer awareness and raise funds.

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Vinnayium Thaandi Cinemaavaa?

Vinnayium Thaandi Cinemaavaa?
Saturday May 9, 2015 at 2 PM

Cañada College Theater
4200 Farm Hill Blvd
Redwood City, CA [ Map ]
Cancer Institute Foundation hosted a fundraising Tamil comedy play by Sacramento based Adade Creations. It is a full length comedy play starring local talented drama enthusiasts.

CIF also released the book “adayaril innOr aalamaram“. In English it means “another banyan tree in Adyar”. The project took about 18 months to complete. The book motivates the reader to understand the accomplishments of the Cancer Institute, Chennai.

The book was released by Padmasri Dr. George Hart, Professor Emeritus of Tamil, University of Berkeley. The book was received by Dr. M. Shamala, Family Medicine, Dr. Sujatha Narayanan, Department of Oncology, Stanford University, Mr. K. Sridharan & Jayanthi Sridharan, Sankara Eye Foundation, and Mr. C.K. Venkataraman, Publisher of Thendral Tamil magazine.

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