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Sunday, 04 February 2018

Khartoum Hosts the 2nd International Conference on Breast Cancer

Khartoum - The University of Medical Sciences & Technology (UMST) and Salah Wanasi Foundation for Cancer Research

and Control will organize The  2nd International conference on breast cancer, in collaboration with others including Breast Surgery International Society (BSI)-Switzerland, the Khartoum Breast Care Centre – (KBCC), Barts Health NHS Trust –UK and all of the relevant Sudanese professional societies. The conference will focus on bringing together experts from around the globe, who have experience and interest in Breast Cancer.
 which will be held in Khartoum, Sudan from the 17th – 25th of February 2018 under the theme “New Trends, Innovation and Management of Breast Cancer 2011-2018”.
Faisal Mihaimeed Almobarakthe the president of the higher committee of the conference said the conference convenes at a time when breast cancer is becoming a major health problem in Sudan. The principle objective is to shed light on the most up-to-date accomplishments made in the research and management of breast cancer and new technologies in the field of early detection, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer.
The conference provides a unique opportunity to bring together stakeholders from government, academia and grassroots organizers to share practical solutions towards the achievement of more sustainable and inclusive polices regarding breast cancer in Sudan, the region at large.
The purpose of the conference is to bring together a multidisciplinary team of the relevant Scientists and Clinical & Nursing professionals involved in all aspects of breast cancer research and management, to provide a  platform for the  regional breast cancer scientist and researcher to present their scientific work and share their experiences, and  to establish sustainable joint regional and international collaborative research projects and networking to advance knowledge and developing new therapies in the field
The international conference is directed towards a broad audience including scientists, clinicians, trainees and students, patient representatives and health professionals of diverse profiles who are involved in matters facing breast cancer patients throughout their journey. We aim to attract relevant participants from within Sudan, the neighboring African countries and Middle East.