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

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 RT @damilnermd: Dr. Verna Vanderpuye an oncologist from #korlebuteachinghospital discusses the importance of community interventions to imp… 8 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @wagnerclaire: Dr. Verna Vanderpuye at #BHGI2018 cautions us: DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE the role of untenable referral systems in driving can… 8 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @MishkaCira: Dr Verna Vanderpuye #Ghana making the case for patient navigation to ensure early detection of breast cancer #BHGI2018 ⁦@NC… 8 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @dvarusalka: Engage #CHW to downstage women’s cancers - Dr Vanderpuye #breastcancer #diagnosis @BHGIatFredHutch @KBTH_GH @OphiraG @bci2_ 8 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @bci2_5: Dr. Vanderpuye on addressing #disparities to improve #breastcancer #outcomes through #patientnavigation @KBTH_GH #Ghana @Ophir 8 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @OphiraG: Dr Verna Vanderpuye on patient navigation to #breast cancer improve outcomes #BHGI2018 8 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Dr Verna Vanderpuye, AORTIC Secretary Treasurer, sharing status of patient navigation for early detection in Ghana. 8 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @bci2_5: @BHGIatFredHutch founder Dr Ben Anderson lays the foundation for discussion on #breastcancer #guidelines #implementation in low… 8 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @bci2_5: And off we go! Over 30 countries represented! #Providers #policymakers #patientadvocates working toward #implementation of #Bre 8 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Comprehensive Cancer Information 6 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @Chris_P_Wild: Encouraging progress by many cancer registries across Africa @GICR_IARC #CancerPrevention @AORTIC_AFRICA #AFCRN https://t… 1 week ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA ChartRounds Africa Upcoming Session: LUNG: Hani Ashamalla, MD Monday, Oct. 15 4:30 p.m. CAT 2:30 p.m. G… 2 weeks ago


Registration for the conference will open 29 January 2019. Until then, prepare an abstract if you would like to contribute to the programme, it’s an excellent opportunity to present and discuss your research in a multidisciplinary forum of cancer experts.

Share your research

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