Av. Petit Thouars 4534 int. 5
Telephone: +51 2215518 / +51 994681818
Name: Eva Maria Ruiz de Castilla
Empower those affected with CML to better understand the disease by providing strong links to hematologist, cancer physicians, psychologists, and nutritionists, as well as to a wide variety of trusted information resources.
Protect and promote the rights of CML patients by strengthening their active role both in the fight against the disease and in advocating for the adoption of national strategies to better address cancer nationwide.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF ORGANIZATION:
ESPERANTRA is a non-profit organization created for the purpose of contributing to the reduction of cancer mortality in Peru, improving the quality of life of cancer patients, and advocating for equality in access to quality treatments and to innovative care.
Until 2005, there was no organization in Peru to catalyze and represent the needs of cancer patients. ESPERANTRA is the first organization of its kind to provide information and support, and to advocate on behalf of cancer patients through its different programs.
NUMBER OF MEMBERS:
43 (May 2013)
COUNTRIES IN WHICH ORGANIZATION HAS A SIGNIFICANT MEMBERSHIP BASE: