Programme

CANCER IN AFRICA: INNOVATION, STRATEGIES, IMPLEMENTATION

The 2019 programme will be AORTIC’s most innovative and interactive programme to date, addressing issues across the cancer-care continuum. Designed to spark collaboration and generate spaces for sharing experiences, the 2019 programme will ask the difficult questions, share real case studies, and create solutions.

Abstracts Scientific Programme Committee

Programme Themes

  • AdvocacyAdvocacy
  • Basic scienceBasic science
  • Cancer registriesCancer registries
  • Cancer screeningCancer screening
  • Clinical trialsClinical trials
  • Economics of cancer controlEconomics of cancer control
  • GeneticsGenetics
  • HaematologyHaematology
  • National Cancer Control PlansNational Cancer Control Plans
  • Oncology nursingOncology nursing
  • Paediatric oncologyPaediatric oncology
  • Palliative carePalliative care
  • PathologyPathology
  • Patient survivorshipPatient survivorship
  • Psycho-oncologyPsycho-oncology
  • Radiation oncologyRadiation oncology
  • Radiotherapy physicsRadiotherapy physics
  • Site-specific cancersSite-specific cancers
  • SurgerySurgery
  • Systemic therapySystemic therapy

Schedule at a glance

  DAY 1
Tuesday 5 November
DAY 2
Wednesday 6 November
DAY 3
Thursday 7 November
DAY 4
Friday 8 November
MORNING

Special interest group sessions

Roundtable discussion groups

Expert panel sessions

Concurrent sessions

Best abstracts

Plenary session

Roundtable discussion groups

Expert panel sessions

Concurrent sessions

Best abstracts

Plenary session

Roundtable discussion groups

Expert panel sessions

Concurrent sessions

Concurrent sessions and best abstracts

AFTERNOON

Special interest group sessions

Opening ceremony

Post-lunch industry hour

Concurrent sessions

Post-lunch industry hour

Concurrent sessions

Plenary session

Closing ceremony

EVENING

Welcome Reception

Poster session one

AORTIC General Assembly

Poster session two

Conference Dinner