In 2017, 9th edition of the annual congress will focus on multidisciplinary tracks, offering an academic programme that caters to all specialties involved in the management of patients with cancer. The congress have developed a reputation for providing the most innovative techniques in this critical field of research and knowledge.
Multidisciplinary Cancer Management Courses (MCMC) improve cancer care globally by:
- Promoting interdisciplinary cancer management among specialists, surgeons, pathologists, and members of the oncology caregiving team
- Teaching multidisciplinary management of the most prevalent cancer types in the host country
- Providing mock tumor boards and education on different aspects of treatment, from initial presentation to end of life care
World Health Organization (WHO) is organizing the Global Conference on Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs): Enhancing policy coherence between different spheres of policy making that have a bearing on attaining SDG target 3.4 on NCDs to, by 2030, reduce by one third premature mortality from NCDs through prevention and treatment. The Conference is hosted by the President of Uruguay from 18 to 20 October 2017 in Montevideo.
The AORTIC International Conference on Cancer in Africa is a unique platform to learn and collaborate. The conference brings together multidisciplinary specialists from the global cancer community to reduce the impact of cancer in Africa. AORTIC 2017 will take place from 7 to 10 November 2017 in Kigali, Rwanda.
The World Cancer Leaders’ Summit is a major annual high-level policy meeting dedicated exclusively to furthering global cancer control. The event brings together key decision makers from around the world and encourages timely debate on emerging issues related to cancer. It provides an important forum to secure a coordinated, multileveled global response to address the spiralling cancer epidemic.
Convergence et synergie de la médecine palliative et des soins palliatifs : de la pensée globale à l’action locale
Dans la perspective de l’expansion de la médecine et des soins palliatifs au sein de l’ensemble des systèmes sanitaires à travers le monde, les membres du Comité scientifique et du Comité d’organisation souhaitent voir se développer des échanges fructueux qui contribuent à répondre efficacement aux besoins des populations dans le respect des particularités et des traditions.
ESMO Asia 2017 will keep oncology professionals in the Asia-Paciﬁc region up to date with the fast pace of oncology science and education, and provide important networking opportunities with international peers.
War on Cancer London 2017 will bring together providers, industry representatives, employers and policymakers for a patient-led discussion. If the “war on cancer” is to be won, patients first need to define what victory looks like.
The event will mainly be focused on preventive, promotive, rehabilitative and recent management strategies with inspiring plenary keynotes (National and International speakers from USA, Australia, Korea, Japan, China, Malaysia, Indonesia, UK, Bangladesh and India) combined with focused expert-led presentations and discussion providing attendees with the connections, tools and strategies for taking their research and care delivery to the next level. Apart from this, many oncologists from different specialty from Nepal, cancer survivors as well as different concerned authorities will take active participation in the conference. We hope that this will give new dimension to treat cancer patient in South Asian countries and upgrade oncology, not only in Nepal but globally.