Message from Congress President
Dr. Shaheenah Dawood
I welcome you all to join us as we continue our journey towards achieving excellence in Oncology Care. Over the past decade, we have established an outstanding platform for bringing together multidisciplinary Oncology Care specialists and brought the best oncology medical education to the UAE.
The landscape for Oncology Care is changing at a rapid pace and we envision this platform be a meeting ground for global and regional experts to meet for better learnings and take away valuable experiences to their workplace. We will assemble together global experts from multidisciplinary fields and aim to present the most recent and exciting development in the field of Oncology Care.
Join us for interactive panel discussions, case presentations and debates targeted towards better medical education for all Health Care Professionals at EIOC 2019!
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Workshops and Sessions
Breast oncology sessions will address the management and the implementation of new discoveries into clinical practice, including optimal multidisciplinary management of patients and its application to practice.
The breast surgical oncology will focus more on the case based studies with regional experience from the physicians from the region to make a clear understanding on the pre surgery and post-surgery management on different and difficult cases.
Workshops will include valuable information on state of the art technologies and methodologies in the field of imaging, including discussions covering CT-, MR- and PET-imaging in all kinds of malignant tumors.
GI oncology sessions will focus on the controversies that clinicians face in day to day practice while treating patients for GI tumors. Session will include debates on GI malignancies, surgical videos and interaction with experts from all over the world.
Discussions on specialized field of gynecological oncology by experts will cover pivotal developments and innovative practices including challenging topics for surgeons, oncologists, pathologists, radiologists and nurses.
Focusing on critical topics including molecular and surgical methodologies, the session will carry out different debates, case studies and panel discussions on the current existing issues of modern malignant tumor treatment.
Learn about up to date issues on treatment, symptom management, unique patient situations, and more. Sessions will provide practical, implementable information for nurses working in oncology-specific settings or other locations.
The session is designed for physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers interested in acquiring, maintaining, or expanding the skills needed to function effectively in the field of palliative care.
This will consist of operative cases which will be linked live to a session with interactive discussions on the options available for each case and to best utilise the resources available.
Since immunotherapy is a comparatively new topic to be touched upon, it has scopes for a lot of further research. This session will explore different immunotherapy methods to treat tumor cells.
Aiming to discuss the challenges faced by the Head Neck oncologists working in the low-medium resource settings, the course discusses the cost effectiveness and utility of some of the most recent drugs and technologies.
Workshops and sessions
Regional & International Faculty