SHARJAH, nineteenth November, 2022 (WAM) – The fifth Mixed Gulf Most cancers Convention (CGCC), hosted by UAE-based society, Buddies Of Most cancers Sufferers (FOCP), will kick off, on Monday, at Al Jawaher Centre for Receptions and Conferences in Sharjah.
The occasion will convene with an eminent lineup of audio system together with scientists, researchers, policymakers, well being specialists and extra.
The three-day convention is being organised in partnership with the Gulf Federation for Most cancers Management and Gulf Heart for Most cancers Management and Prevention (GCCCP) and can see the participation of Dr. Khaled Ahmed Al Saleh, Common Secretary of GCCCP, and Ministers of Well being from all GCC nations.
Most cancers specialists 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 focus on essential challenges and methods in early analysis and most cancers care in addition to methods to reinforce most cancers management within the Gulf area.
The speaker will even spotlight improvements and implementation gaps to maneuver the needle on bettering requirements of care throughout the continuum of most cancers management.
Beneath the slogan ‘Continuity of Well being Care to Fight and Deal with Most cancers’, the CGCC will deliver collectively 50 audio system and greater than 500 delegates to discover pressing priorities when it comes to improved analysis, prevention and remedy below six important tracks.
Delegates will make clear the cultural and socio-economic obstacles in looking for medical recommendation, collaborating 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 supply 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 speak in regards to the ‘Limitations 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 Limitations to Most cancers Screening within the Arab Area’.
The afternoon periods on day 1 of the CGCC will start with Dr. Fiona Ness, Director Common for Communication, Engagement and Info Improvement on the Nationwide Heart 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 speak 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.
Themed ‘Social Acceptance to Early Detection & Most cancers Screening: Limitations and Alternatives’, the second day of the CGCC will see specialists and specialists on the convention analyse the stigma, obstacles and behavioural facets which might 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 growth coverage specialist on the United Nations Improvement Programme (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 Heart.
The final day of the CGCC convention themed ‘Residing with Most cancers: Survivorship Challenges’ will supply insights from Dr. Sami Al-Shammari, palliative medication guide at Fahd Medical Metropolis in Riyadh, Dr. Bassem Al-Bahrani, former director of the Nationwide Oncology Centre on the Royal Hospital within the Sultanate of Oman, and Farzana Al-Majid, CEO and Managing Accomplice of Rework Alliance.
Consultants will discover the intersection of palliative care and survivorship and delve into the shared progress, challenges, and alternatives by means of the lens of the GCC society.
Ali Saeed Al-Zahrani, Government Director of GCCCP, will reasonable an interactive panel dialogue highlighting the impression of the most cancers pathway and classes learnt throughout the Covid-19 pandemic.