The Fight Against Cancer,

Where Are We?

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The three-day conference will provide a forum to reflect and dialogue on the status of cancer management in Kenya. Delegates and stakeholders from public and private sectors who deal with cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment, advocacy and research at national, regional and international levels will participate.

Discussions will focus on prevention, treatment and rehabilitation based on the following sub-themes:

SubThemes

1.Cancer and Public Health

  • Cancer as a global health problem
  • Risk factors of cancer
  • Health and wellness after treatment
  • Policy and practice
  • Health economics and finance
  • Awareness, advocacy and promotion

 2 Cancer Diagnostics

  • Defining the cancer and cancer etiology
  • Cancer Screening
  • Resources – facilities and personnel
  • Training and capacity development
  • Novel technologies

 3Cancer Treatment and Support

  • Radiology
  • Pathology
  • Surgery
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Conventional therapeutic approaches
  • Traditional therapeutic approaches
  • Supportive approaches

4. Cancer Research

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Abstract Submission Email: abstracts-cancerconference@ku.ac.ke