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 RT @ecancer: “Health workers mainly talk about malaria, HIV/AIDS, antenatal care and family planning - they don't educate us on cancer” a n… 4 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @Women4Cancer: Cervical Cancer – prevention through vaccination key in curbing disease via @YouTube Listen in to… 4 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @uicc: 75% of premature #cancer deaths worldwide each year occur in low- and middle-income countries which are ill-equipped to cope with… 4 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @IntJCanc: #WorldCancerDay #CervicalScreening is known to be extremely effective at preventing #CervicalCancer, but there is very little… 5 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @IARCWHO: Researchers in this #IARCpaper draw a parallel between the past increase in #cancer rates observed in 🇺🇸 & the increase in rat… 6 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA BBC News - Cancer in Africa: Malawi's cervical cancer screening champion 6 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA The African Academy of Sciences (AAS) is announcing a 2nd round of calls for a multi-million-dollar research progra… 2 weeks ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @WHO: @pahowho @WHO_Europe @WHOEMRO @WHOAFRO @WHOWPRO @WHOSEARO No woman should die from #CervicalCancer. We have the technical, medical… 2 weeks ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Dr Bello Aboubakar, President of AORTIC, honorary guest at the opening of the medical research centre in Cairo, Egy… 2 weeks ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Egypt welcome! Visitors to the AORTIC booth during BGICC concluding today in Cairo, Egypt. Thank you for your spe… 2 weeks ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @NCIGlobalHealth: .@theNCI is accepting applications for the Summer Curriculum in Cancer Prevention through January 2020. Participants… 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