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AORTIC 2011

30 Nov - 2 Dec 2011
Holiday Inn Amsterdam De Boelelaan 2, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Cultural sensitivity in palliative care
Dr Deena Aljawi - King Faisai Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Cultural sensitivity in palliative care ( Dr Deena Aljawi - King Faisai Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia )
14 Dec 2011
Factors influencing prostate cancer in black men
Dr Folakemi Odedina - University of Florida, Gainseville, USA
 Factors influencing prostate cancer in black men  ( Dr Folakemi Odedina - University of Florida, Gainseville, USA )
14 Dec 2011
Reduction of cancer burden across Africa
Dr Chris Wild - International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
Reduction of cancer burden across Africa ( Dr Chris Wild - International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France )
14 Dec 2011
Infectious diseases as a cause of cancer
Dr Robert Newton - University of York, UK
Infectious diseases as a cause of cancer ( Dr Robert Newton - University of York, UK )
14 Dec 2011
Importance of early detection and treatment of cervical cancer
Dr Chioma Asuzu - University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Importance of early detection and treatment of cervical cancer ( Dr Chioma Asuzu - University of Ibadan, Nigeria )
14 Dec 2011
African breast cancer research and treatment
Prof Olufunmilayo Olopade - University of Chicago, Illinois, USA
African breast cancer research and treatment ( Prof Olufunmilayo Olopade - University of Chicago, Illinois, USA )
14 Dec 2011
Detection and treatment of cervical cancer in Africa
Dr Chibuike Chigbu - University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
Detection and treatment of cervical cancer in Africa ( Dr Chibuike Chigbu - University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria )
14 Dec 2011
Silica content of home ground maize linked to cancer risk
Prof Vikash Sewram - South African Medical Research Council, Cape Town
Silica content of home ground maize linked to cancer risk ( Prof Vikash Sewram - South African Medical Research Council, Cape Town )
14 Dec 2011
Smoking control as a means of preventing cancer
Dr Joe Harford - National Cancer Institute, Maryland, USA
Smoking control as a means of preventing cancer ( Dr Joe Harford - National Cancer Institute, Maryland, USA )
14 Dec 2011
Education and information for cancer patients and their families
Dr Margaret Fitch - Odette Cancer Centre, Toronto, Canada
Education and information for cancer patients and their families ( Dr Margaret Fitch - Odette Cancer Centre, Toronto, Canada )
13 Dec 2011
Importance of cancer prevention in Egypt
Prof Wagida Anwar - Pan-African Environmental Mutagen Society, Egypt
Importance of cancer prevention in Egypt ( Prof Wagida Anwar - Pan-African Environmental Mutagen Society, Egypt )
13 Dec 2011
HIV treatment for African children
Prof Christina Stefan - Stellenbosch University, South Africa
HIV treatment for African children  ( Prof Christina Stefan - Stellenbosch University, South Africa )
13 Dec 2011
The role of online education in African oncology nursing
Dr Deborah McLeod - Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
The role of online education in African oncology nursing ( Dr Deborah McLeod - Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada )
13 Dec 2011
Ethnic variations in genetic basis of cancer
Dr Pedro Fernandez - Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Ethnic variations in genetic basis of cancer ( Dr Pedro Fernandez - Stellenbosch University, South Africa )
12 Dec 2011
Training needs for African nurses
Petra Fordelmann - Creative Wellness, Heidelberg, South Africa
Training needs for African nurses  ( Petra Fordelmann - Creative Wellness, Heidelberg, South Africa )
12 Dec 2011
Treatment of cervical cancer across Nigeria
Dr Isaac Adewole - University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Treatment of cervical cancer across Nigeria ( Dr Isaac Adewole - University of Ibadan, Nigeria )
12 Dec 2011
Preventing cervical cancer in sub-Saharan Africa
Dr Rengaswamy Sankaranarayanan - International Agency for Research on Cancer, Ly...
Preventing cervical cancer in sub-Saharan Africa ( Dr Rengaswamy Sankaranarayanan - International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France )
12 Dec 2011
Message from the president-elect of AORTIC
Dr Ahmed Elzawawy - ICEDOC & SEMCO, Egypt
Message from the president-elect of AORTIC ( Dr Ahmed Elzawawy - ICEDOC & SEMCO, Egypt )
12 Dec 2011
History of AORTIC and childhood leukaemia
Dr Chris Williams - University of Washington, Seattle, USA
History of AORTIC and childhood leukaemia ( Dr Chris Williams - University of Washington, Seattle, USA )
12 Dec 2011
Palliative care in Africa
Dr Anne Merriman - Hospice Africa, Kampala, Uganda
Palliative care in Africa  ( Dr Anne Merriman - Hospice Africa, Kampala, Uganda )
12 Dec 2011
Disseminating information on prostate cancer in Africa
Virgil Simmons - TheProstateNet, Secaucus, NJ, USA
Disseminating information on prostate cancer in Africa ( Virgil Simmons - TheProstateNet, Secaucus, NJ, USA )
12 Dec 2011
Paediatric Cancer in Africa
Dr David Stones - University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa
Paediatric Cancer in Africa ( Dr David Stones - University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa )
12 Dec 2011
Developing twinning programs
Dr Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo - Dana Farber, Boston, MA, USA
Developing twinning programs ( Dr Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo - Dana Farber, Boston, MA, USA )
12 Dec 2011
Combating malaria and Burkitt lymphoma in the EMBLEM study
Dr Sam Mbulaiteye - National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
Combating malaria and Burkitt lymphoma in the EMBLEM study ( Dr Sam Mbulaiteye - National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA )
12 Dec 2011
Aims and Highlights of AORTIC 2011
Prof Serigne Magueye Gueye - President of AORTIC
Aims and Highlights of AORTIC 2011 ( Prof Serigne Magueye Gueye - President of AORTIC )
12 Dec 2011
Developing research programs in Africa
Dr Timothy Rebbeck - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Developing research programs in Africa ( Dr Timothy Rebbeck - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA )
12 Dec 2011
Management of triple negative breast cancer in low resource countries
Dr Verna Vanderpuye - Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana
Management of triple negative breast cancer in low resource countries ( Dr Verna Vanderpuye - Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana )
12 Dec 2011