fifth Mixed Gulf Most cancers Convention to See Stellar Lineup of Policymakers, Scientists, Most cancers Consultants
Three-day annual convention from November 21 – 23 to deal with prevention-focused methods to enhance most cancers care
● Most cancers researchers from US, UK, Europe and GCC
● Six unique scientific topic discussions on agenda
● 50 native, regional and worldwide audio system
● 500 delegates together with worldwide most cancers prevention advocates
Sharjah, 19 November, 2022
With an eminent lineup of audio system together with scientists, researchers, policymakers, well being consultants and extra, the fifth Mixed Gulf Most cancers Convention (CGCC), hosted by UAE-based society, Pals Of Most cancers Sufferers (FOCP), will kick off tomorrow (Monday) at Al Jawaher Middle for Receptions and Conferences in Sharjah.
The three-day convention is being organised in partnership with the Gulf Federation for Most cancers Management and Gulf Middle for Most cancers Management and Prevention (GCCCP) and can see the participation of His Excellency Dr. Khaled Ahmed Al Saleh, Basic Secretary of GCCCP, and Ministers of Well being from all GCC nations.
Most cancers consultants like Dr. Elisabeth Weiderbas, Director of the Worldwide Company for Analysis on Most cancers from France, and Professor Richard Sullivan, Professor of Most cancers and World Well being at King’s School London, Director of the Institute of Most cancers Coverage (ICP) and Co-Director of the Battle and Well being Analysis Group will talk about important challenges and techniques in early analysis and most cancers care in addition to methods to boost most cancers management within the Gulf area. The speaker can even spotlight improvements and implementation gaps to maneuver the needle on bettering requirements of care throughout the continuum of most cancers management.
Below the slogan ‘Continuity of Well being Care to Fight and Handle Most cancers’, the CGCC will deliver collectively 50 audio system and greater than 500 delegates to discover pressing priorities by way of improved analysis, prevention and remedy below six very important tracks.
Opening day of the convention
Delegates will make clear the cultural and socio-economic obstacles in searching for medical recommendation, taking part in screening programmes and obstacles to most cancers prevention efforts. Anil D’Cruz, Director, Professor and Chief, Division of Head and Neck, will share his analysis outcomes on discovering ‘Well timed Information & Proof for World Most cancers Prevention Efforts’.
Dr. Soe Tee Tan, from the Gillis Macindoe Analysis Institute in New Zealand, will provide insights on the effectivity of treating sufferers by focusing on most cancers stem cells.
In his session, Dr. Andre Carvalho, Scientist within the Early Detection, Prevention and An infection Department from France, will discuss in regards to the ‘Obstacles and Proof-based Interventions for Growing Participation in Screening Programmes’. Humaid Al-Shamsi, President of Emirates Oncology Society, will handle the viewers on the ‘Cultural Obstacles to Most cancers Screening within the Arab Area’.
The afternoon classes on day 1 of the CGCC will start with Dr. Fiona Ness, Director Basic for Communication, Engagement and Data Growth on the Nationwide Middle for Screening Providers from Eire, addressing ‘How Can Media Help Efficient Communication to Ship Impactful Messaging’.
Dr. Naveed Madani, Senior Scientist on the Dana-Farber Most cancers Institute from the US, will discuss to the viewers in a session titled ‘The Face of Ailments: The Affect of Media on Most cancers Training & Prevention’, whereas Clements Chauvet, Head of Strategic Engagement and Exterior Relations on the Worldwide Company for Analysis on Most cancers (IARC) from France, will spotlight the effectiveness of mass media campaigns to extend data and consciousness about most cancers.
On agenda for coming days Themed ‘Social Acceptance to Early Detection & Most cancers Screening: Obstacles and Alternatives’, the second day of the CGCC will see consultants and specialists on the convention analyse the stigma, obstacles and behavioural elements which can be difficult consciousness efforts within the GCC area. Consultants addressing the convention will embrace Dr. Al-Fateh Abdel-Rahim, HIV specialist and well being and improvement coverage specialist on the United Nations Growth Program (UNDP) from Turkey; Professor Giles Devens, Director of the Division of Surgical procedure at Cromwell Hospital, UK; Thomas Hofmarcher, Director of Analysis on the Swedish Institute Well being Economics from Sweden; and, Professor Alistair Frey, Marketing consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon at Cromwell Hospital, UK, along with a dialogue session moderated by Dr. Saleh Al-Othman, from the Gulf Most cancers Middle.
The final day of the CGCC convention themed ‘Residing with Most cancers: Survivorship Challenges’ will provide insights from Dr. Sami Al-Shammari, palliative drugs advisor at Fahd Medical Metropolis in Riyadh, Dr. Bassem Al-Bahrani, former director of the Nationwide Oncology Middle on the Royal Hospital within the Sultanate of Oman, and Farzana Al-Majid, CEO and Managing Associate of Rework Alliance. Consultants will discover the intersection of palliative care and survivorship and delve into the shared progress, challenges, and alternatives via the lens of the GCC society. Ali Saeed Al-Zahrani, Govt Director of GCCCP, will reasonable an interactive panel dialogue highlighting the affect of the most cancers pathway and classes learnt throughout the Covid-19 pandemic.