Acknowledgements

The Cancer Society would like to thank for their reviews, advice and contributions:

Professor Frank A. Frizelle

Professor of Colorectal Surgery, Editor in Chief New Zealand Medical Journal, Head of the Department of Academic Surgery, University of Otago, Christchurch.

Dr Mark Jeffery

Medical Oncologist, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch.

Dr David Hamilton

Consultant Oncologist, Blood and Cancer Centre, Wellington Hospital, Wellington.

Dr Anne O’Donnell

Medical Oncologist, Blood and Cancer Centre, Wellington Hospital, Wellington.

Meg Biggs, Julie Holt, Liz Wright

Cancer Society Information Nurses

Sarah Stacy-Baynes

Information Manager

Photography

Cancer affects New Zealanders from all walks of life, and all regions of our beautiful country. This cover photo of Whirinaki River was taken by Rob Suisted.