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 Childhood cancer A new Commission from The Lancet Oncology explores the global state of child cancer care, outlines… 3 hours ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @nazik_hammad: From our colleagues in Africa led by Verna Vanderpuyea: Preparedness for COVID-19 in the oncology community in Africa ht… 2 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @DrOdedina: #Africans Get educated and empowered about #ClinicalTrialsAfrica . Join the webinar and the conversation 👇🏾 #AfricanIsNotAnE 2 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @DrOdedina: Next speaker for ACTC #ClinicalTrialsAfrica is @USC & @CaRE2USC Dr. Bodour Salhia on April 9. Join live by invitation ONLY.… 3 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @AnjaNitzscheB: Very telling graphic on the impact of #COVID19 on #SDGs. We are all interconnected and so are the issues we are working… 3 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @DrOdedina: Takeaways 👇🏾 #ClinicalTrialsAfrica Thanks Dr. Dean-Colomb! 3 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA First Webinar on Clinical Trials recorded. You can access it in your own time now! 3 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @ecancer: Practicable interventions such as the use of existing digital health platforms to limit patients’ and oncology HCPs’ physical… 3 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA RT @DrOdedina: #ClinicalTrialsAfrica Only 3% of all Trials in Africa 🤦🏽‍♀️ 3 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA About to begin in a few minutes!! Join us! 3 days ago
AORTIC @AORTIC_AFRICA Lessons learned from Maputo, Mozambique 3 days 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