Programme

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Learn, update your knowledge, and improve your skills

AORTIC presents its most innovative and interactive educational programme yet, addressing issues across the full cancer-care continuum. Designed to spark collaboration and generate spaces for sharing experiences, the 2017 programme will ask the difficult questions, share real case studies, and create solutions!

Main themes

  • microhoneAdvocacy
  • cancer biologyCancer biology
  • cancer registrationCancer registration
  • economics of cancerEconomics of cancer control
  • geneticsGenetics
  • grant writingGrant writing
  • national cancer control plansNational cancer control plans
  • oncology nursingOncology nursing
  • pain managementPain management
  • palliative carePalliative care
  • pathologyPathology
  • psycho-oncologyPsycho-oncology
  • sexuality and cancerSexuality and cancer
  • site-specific cancersSite-specific cancers

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)/Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Earn 26 general and 12 ethic (a total of 38) level 1 CPD points by attending the AORTIC 2017 Conference.

The purpose of CPD is to assist health professionals to maintain and acquire new and updated levels of knowledge, skills and ethical attitudes that will be of measurable benefit in professional practice and to enhance and promote professional integrity.

See the Letter of Approval for CPD points accreditation here.

NB You must sign the register each day (located in the registration area) to earn points and be issued with a certificate.

 

Programme at a glance

 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
MORNING

Registration and accreditation

Opening ceremony

Keynote lecture

Registration and accreditation

Roundtable focus group

Morning workshop hour

Keynote lecture

Concurrent sessions

Registration and accreditation

Roundtable focus group

Morning workshop hour

Keynote lecture

Concurrent sessions

Registration and accreditation

Roundtable focus group

Morning workshop hour

Keynote lecture

Concurrent sessions

AFTERNOON

AORTIC Council meeting

Concurrent sessions

Post lunch workshop hour

Concurrent sessions

Post lunch workshop hour

Concurrent sessions

Post lunch workshop hour

Concurrent sessions

Closing ceremony

EVENING

Welcome reception and poster session 1

AORTIC members tea and General Meeting

Poster session 2

Conference dinnner