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AORTIC 2019 Conference

5 - 8 Nov 2019
Joaquim Chissano International Conference Centre (JCICC), Maputo, Mozambique
Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa
Prof Max Parkin - University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa ( Prof Max Parkin - University of Oxford, Oxford, UK )
7 Feb 2020
Cancer care in Angola
Lygia Vieira Lopes - Sagrada Esperança Clinic, Luanda, Angola
Cancer care in Angola ( Lygia Vieira Lopes - Sagrada Esperança Clinic, Luanda, Angola )
7 Feb 2020
The role of African women in oncology
HE Dr Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu - CEO Medicaid Cancer Foundation, First Lady of Keb...
The role of African women in oncology ( HE Dr Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu - CEO Medicaid Cancer Foundation, First Lady of Kebbi State, Nigeria )
7 Feb 2020
Universally eliminating cervical cancer
Julie Torode - Deputy CEO Union for International Cancer Control, Geneva, Switze...
Universally eliminating cervical cancer ( Julie Torode - Deputy CEO Union for International Cancer Control, Geneva, Switzerland )
7 Feb 2020
Solving the opioid crisis
Prof Jim Cleary - The Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, In...
Solving the opioid crisis ( Prof Jim Cleary - The Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, Indianapolis, USA )
7 Feb 2020
The BIO Ventures for Global Health AC3T initiative
Jennifer Dent - CEO BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH), Seattle, USA
The BIO Ventures for Global Health AC3T initiative ( Jennifer Dent - CEO BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH), Seattle, USA )
7 Feb 2020
Improving medicine access across Nigeria
Jennifer Dent - CEO BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH), Seattle, USA
Improving medicine access across Nigeria ( Jennifer Dent - CEO BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH), Seattle, USA )
7 Feb 2020
Echo-guided biopsy versus digital-guided biopsy of the prostate
Dr Mbassi Achille Aurèlei - Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon
Echo-guided biopsy versus digital-guided biopsy of the prostate ( Dr Mbassi Achille Aurèlei - Yaounde Central Hospital, Yaounde, Cameroon )
7 Feb 2020
Improving access to surgical training in Africa
Dr Mike Mwachiro - Tenwek Hospital, Bomet, Kenya
Improving access to surgical training in Africa ( Dr Mike Mwachiro - Tenwek Hospital, Bomet, Kenya )
7 Feb 2020
Pre-analytical handling of breast specimens in Sub-Saharan Africa
Dr Miriam Mutebi - Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
Pre-analytical handling of breast specimens in Sub-Saharan Africa ( Dr Miriam Mutebi - Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya )
7 Feb 2020
The need for better equipment to treat patients in the Democratic Republic of Co...
Prof Jean-Marie Kabongo-Mpolesha - University of Kinshasa, Kinshasa, Democratic ...
The need for better equipment to treat patients in the Democratic Republic of Congo ( Prof Jean-Marie Kabongo-Mpolesha - University of Kinshasa, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo )
7 Feb 2020
Expanding access to radiotherapy across Africa
Prof Hannah Simonds - Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Expanding access to radiotherapy across Africa ( Prof Hannah Simonds - Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa )
7 Feb 2020
Oncology nursing in Africa
Naomi Oyoe Ohene Oti - National Radiotherapy Oncology and Nuclear Medicine Centr...
Oncology nursing in Africa ( Naomi Oyoe Ohene Oti - National Radiotherapy Oncology and Nuclear Medicine Centre, Accra, Ghana )
7 Feb 2020
Palliative care in Africa: New approaches for patients with cancer
Dr Gary Rodin - Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, Canada
Palliative care in Africa: New approaches for patients with cancer ( Dr Gary Rodin - Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, Canada )
7 Feb 2020
The risk of prostate cancer amongst African and Caribbean men in the UK
Prof Frank Chinegwundoh - Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK
The risk of prostate cancer amongst African and Caribbean men in the UK ( Prof Frank Chinegwundoh - Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK )
7 Feb 2020
Surgical innovations in Sub-Saharan Africa
Prof Frank Chinegwundoh - Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK
Surgical innovations in Sub-Saharan Africa ( Prof Frank Chinegwundoh - Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK )
7 Feb 2020
Choosing wisely: Cancer care in Africa
Dr Fidel Rubagumya - Rwanda Military Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda
Choosing wisely: Cancer care in Africa ( Dr Fidel Rubagumya - Rwanda Military Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda )
7 Feb 2020
African Access Initiative: Improving access to cancer treatments in Africa
Dr Faruk Mohammed - Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
African Access Initiative: Improving access to cancer treatments in Africa ( Dr Faruk Mohammed - Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria )
7 Feb 2020
Cancer registry in Tanzania and the lung cancer control program
Dr Nestory Masalu - Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza City, Tanzania
Cancer registry in Tanzania and the lung cancer control program ( Dr Nestory Masalu - Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza City, Tanzania )
7 Feb 2020
Project ECHO: Connecting rural communities with oncology specialists
Dr Ellen Baker - Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Torrance, USA
Project ECHO: Connecting rural communities with oncology specialists ( Dr Ellen Baker - Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Torrance, USA )
7 Feb 2020
Radiotherapy treatment in Africa
Ntokozo Ndlovu - University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, Harare, Zimb...
Radiotherapy treatment in Africa ( Ntokozo Ndlovu - University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, Harare, Zimbabwe )
7 Feb 2020
HIV and cancer in Africa
Ntokozo Ndlovu - University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, Harare, Zimb...
HIV and cancer in Africa ( Ntokozo Ndlovu - University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, Harare, Zimbabwe )
7 Feb 2020
The rising challenges of cancer and AIDS control in LMICs
Dr Christopher Williams - Centre for AIDS Research, Seattle, USA
The rising challenges of cancer and AIDS control in LMICs ( Dr Christopher Williams - Centre for AIDS Research, Seattle, USA )
7 Feb 2020
The need for effective communication between physicians and patients
Dr Christian Ntizimira - City Cancer Challenge, Kigali, Rwanda
The need for effective communication between physicians and patients ( Dr Christian Ntizimira - City Cancer Challenge, Kigali, Rwanda )
7 Feb 2020
Training and development of oncology practitioners in Africa
Dr Chioma Asuzu - University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
Training and development of oncology practitioners in Africa ( Dr Chioma Asuzu - University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria )
7 Feb 2020
Cancer control in Mozambique
Dr Celestina Lorenzoni - National Cancer Board of Mozambique, Maputo, Mozambique
Cancer control in Mozambique ( Dr Celestina Lorenzoni - National Cancer Board of Mozambique, Maputo, Mozambique )
7 Feb 2020
The value of cancer care in low-resource settings
Dr Bishal Gyawali - Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
The value of cancer care in low-resource settings ( Dr Bishal Gyawali - Queen's University, Kingston, Canada )
7 Feb 2020
The cancer ground-shot approach: Providing equal access to cancer care in low-re...
Dr Bishal Gyawali - Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
The cancer ground-shot approach: Providing equal access to cancer care in low-resource settings ( Dr Bishal Gyawali - Queen's University, Kingston, Canada )
7 Feb 2020
Performing ERCP in resource-limited settings
Dr Akwi Asombang - The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Provide...
Performing ERCP in resource-limited settings ( Dr Akwi Asombang - The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, USA )
7 Feb 2020
Virtual tumour boards in Africa: An emerging vital tool
Ntokozo Ndlovu - University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, Harare, Zimb...
Virtual tumour boards in Africa: An emerging vital tool ( Ntokozo Ndlovu - University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, Harare, Zimbabwe )
7 Feb 2020
Improving cancer care services in Africa
Dr Ahmed Abdelbadee Hefnawy - Women Health Hospital, Assiut, Egypt
Improving cancer care services in Africa ( Dr Ahmed Abdelbadee Hefnawy - Women Health Hospital, Assiut, Egypt )
7 Feb 2020
Identifying early stage colorectal cancer patients in Nigeria
Dr Peter Kingham - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA
Identifying early stage colorectal cancer patients in Nigeria ( Dr Peter Kingham - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA )
7 Feb 2020
The breast cancer patient journey in Africa
Dr Rasaq Oyesegun - National Hospital, Abuja, Nigeria
The breast cancer patient journey in Africa ( Dr Rasaq Oyesegun - National Hospital, Abuja, Nigeria )
7 Feb 2020
The radiation oncology special interest group
Dr Rebecca Wong - Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, Canada
The radiation oncology special interest group ( Dr Rebecca Wong - Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, Canada )
7 Feb 2020
Building cancer capacity across Africa
Dr Wilfred Ngwa - Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
Building cancer capacity across Africa ( Dr Wilfred Ngwa - Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts )
7 Feb 2020
Measuring cancer progress through successes in Africa
Prof Vikash Sewram - Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Measuring cancer progress through successes in Africa ( Prof Vikash Sewram - Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa )
7 Feb 2020
National cancer control program in Tanzania: Examples to be learnt
Prof Twalib Ngoma - Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es S...
National cancer control program in Tanzania: Examples to be learnt ( Prof Twalib Ngoma - Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania )
7 Feb 2020
Cancer control in Africa: Is cancer research a luxury or necessity?
Prof Twalib Ngoma - Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es S...
Cancer control in Africa: Is cancer research a luxury or necessity? ( Prof Twalib Ngoma - Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania )
7 Feb 2020
Value in cancer care and the Choosing Wisely Africa initiative
Dr Nazik Hammad - Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Canada
Value in cancer care and the Choosing Wisely Africa initiative ( Dr Nazik Hammad - Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Canada )
5 Feb 2020
The importance of mentoring upcoming African oncologists
Dr Nwamaka Lasebikan - University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
The importance of mentoring upcoming African oncologists ( Dr Nwamaka Lasebikan - University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria )
5 Feb 2020
Innovation in cervical cancer screening, treatment and elimination
Dr Ophira Ginsburg - NYU Langone Health, New York City, USA
Innovation in cervical cancer screening, treatment and elimination ( Dr Ophira Ginsburg - NYU Langone Health, New York City, USA )
5 Feb 2020
Benefits of HPV screening using self-sampling in Africa
Saidu Rakiya - University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Benefits of HPV screening using self-sampling in Africa ( Saidu Rakiya - University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa )
5 Feb 2020
Surgical oncology in Africa
Prof Serigne Magueye Gueye - Cheikh Anta Diop University, Dakar, Senegal
Surgical oncology in Africa ( Prof Serigne Magueye Gueye - Cheikh Anta Diop University, Dakar, Senegal )
5 Feb 2020
Cancer research in African countries
Sulma Mohammed - Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana
Cancer research in African countries ( Sulma Mohammed - Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana )
5 Feb 2020
The changing landscape of oncology in Africa
Dr Verna Vanderpuye - Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accea, Ghana
The changing landscape of oncology in Africa ( Dr Verna Vanderpuye - Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accea, Ghana )
5 Feb 2020
Palliative care in Kenya
Dr Zipporah Ali - Kenya Hospices and Palliative Care Association, Nairobi, Kenya
Palliative care in Kenya ( Dr Zipporah Ali - Kenya Hospices and Palliative Care Association, Nairobi, Kenya )
5 Feb 2020