Medical Association of Jamaica

VIRTUAL SYMPOSIUM 2020

"CANCER: NEW HORIZONS, NEW HOPE"

Kingston, Jamaica
17-20 September 2020

The Conference

Four Days of Powerful Talks
17 Sept 2020
20 Sept 2020

THURSDAY,

SEPTEMBER 17, 2020

OPENING CEREMONY

Guest Speaker: The Hon. Dr. Christopher Tufton,

Minister of Health

 

Session I - Cancer: Do We Know the Numbers?

Session II - Screening: Early Detection Means Life! (Part I)

Session III - Current Approaches To Cancer Treatment (Part I)

FRIDAY,

SEPTEMBER 18, 2020

Session IV - Advances In Screening

Session V - Screening: Early Detection Means Life! (Part II)

Session VI - Looking After The Women

SATURDAY,

SEPTEMBER 19, 2020

Session VII - Let's Look At The Kids!

Session VIII - For The Skin Of It!

Session IX - Current Approaches To Cancer Treatment (Part II)

SUNDAY,

SEPTEMBER 20, 2020

Session X – Current Approaches to Cancer Treatment (Part III)

Mike D'Silva Memorial Lecture

Session XI – Cancer: Getting the Right Frame of Mind!

 

About Symposium 2020

The Symposium under the theme “Cancer: New Horizons, New Hope” will provide for the delegates a comprehensive overview of some of the current advances in the fight against cancer. The epidemiology, risk factors, diagnosis and evidence-based management protocols of cancer will be explored. This will include a look at recommended screening protocols, advances in radiological imaging, advances in chemotherapy, radio-oncology and surgical modalities available for the treatment of cancer. The psycho-social impact of cancer will be explored as well as new techniques available for palliative care.

Participants

1000+

Topics

34

Sessions

12

Speakers

33

 
 

Speakers

Proud to bring inspirational speakers from across the globe

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