Interested in volunteering with OGCancerNI?

OGCancerNI are always looking for passionate, dedicated people who want to make a difference in the fight against oesophago-gastric cancer. From local awareness activities, to project based opportunities, to helping in our office, there are many opportunities to help

Once completed, please email it to info@ogcancerni.com or post to: OGCancerNI, QUB, CCRCB 97 Lisburn Road BT9 7AE

What is Oesophago-Gastric Cancer?

Oesophageal cancer is cancer of the gullet and gastric cancer is cancer of the stomach. Combined, they are medically known as oesophago-gastric (OG) cancer. The oesophagus (more commonly known as the gullet or food pipe) is the long tube that carries food from the throat to the stomach. In Northern Ireland in 2016, a total of 226 people were diagnosed with oesophageal (gullet) cancer. In the same year, 214 people were newly diagnosed with gastric (stomach) cancer.

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