AORTIC’s 12th International Conference on Cancer in Africa
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5 to 8 November 2019 at the Joaquim Chissano International Conference Centre in Maputo

5 - 8 November 2019 | Cancer in Africa: Innovation, Strategies, Implementation

The AORTIC International Conference on Cancer in Africa is a unique platform to learn and collaborate. The conference brings together multidisciplinary specialists from the global cancer community to reduce the impact of cancer in Africa.




Countries represented


Programme sessions


Hours of networking

Sponsorship opportunities

Sponsoring AORTIC’s International Conference on Cancer in Africa will showcase your organisation’s work on cancer control and care and strengthen your position as a leader in the field.

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AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Dr Fatima Cardoso presenting on Current Standards & Practice Changing Studies in Breast Cancer in 2018 during ESMO… 6 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Today is International Childhood Cancer Day. Let us reflect and advocate for a better outcome for all children, the… 14 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA The gold ribbon symbolises Childhood Cancer. Wear yours now ahead of International Childhood Cancer Day on 15 Febr… 3 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA AORTIC supports the WHO Global Initiative for Childhood Cancer – the aim of reaching at least 60% survival rate fo… 3 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Read article by Dr Michael Mwachiro, AORTIC-NCI BIG Cat awardee, for WCD. 5 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Global Health Catalyst Summit will be held in Tanzania from 1 - 4 April 2019. Abstract deadline is 22 February. H… 1 week ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Support HPV Day 2019 There is a comprehensive toolkit and new HPV patient information resources to address basic… 1 week ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Registration for AORTIC 2019 is open! Register now & submit your abstract NOW! 1 week ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA 7th Annual Symposium on Global Cancer Research – Translation and Implementation for Impact in Global Cancer Researc… 1 week ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA New Center for Global Cancer Prevention launched @HarvardChanSPH led by Prof. Rebbeck, Council Member of AORTIC! 2 weeks ago


Registration for the conference is open. Early rates are available until 30 June 2019.Contact the Conference Organiser on if you have any questions.

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Five reasons to attend

  • Doctors and nursesPresent your research, share your expertise, hear case studies, and gain practical information that will ensure success in cancer management in Africa.
  • Healthcare practitionersParticipate in workshops led by our expert speaking faculty.
  • Private, government, teachers, trainers, studentsBroaden your network for clinical support and collaboration.
  • Academic researchers and investigatorsKeep up to date on cancer in Africa so you can make empowered and educated decisions.
  • Industry researchers and investigatorsAccess more than twenty hours of networking with cancer professionals from +55 different countries, across all fields.

Who should attend

AORTIC conferences are designed to be of interest to a broad range of cancer professionals:

  • Doctors and nursesDoctors and nurses
  • Healthcare practitionersHealthcare practitioners
  • Private, government, teachers, trainers, studentsPrivate, government, teachers, trainers, students
  • Academic researchers and investigatorsAcademic researchers and investigators
  • Industry researchers and investigatorsIndustry researchers and investigators
  • Regulatory agenciesRegulatory agencies
  • FundersFunders
  • Policy makersPolicy makers
  • Support groupsSupport groups
  • PatientsPatients
  • Cancer and health institutions / NPOsCancer and health institutions / NPOs
  • Foundations and trustsFoundations and trusts