7th ICAN (International Conference of Al Noor) in collaboration with Spire International : Oncology  (7th ICAN)

Venue: Sherton Hotel and Towers

Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Event Date/Time: Mar 15, 2012 End Date/Time: Mar 17, 2012
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Learning Objectives
•To assess who, when and how to do screening
•To discuss nerve tumors types, locations and treatment options
•To discuss initial medical treatments- the role of steroids and anticonvulsants in Oncology
•To evaluate the controversies of treatment options
•To assess the role and timing of radiotherapy and chemotherapy
•To explain the mechanisms and treatment options for single or multiple metastases
•To demonstrate surgical brain techniques and to define the role of awake surgery
•To define systemic chemotherapy as an important palliative treatment
•To diagnose the liver and hepatocellular carcinoma
•To discuss the role of resection and transplantation
•To discuss the role of microsurgery in breast reconstruction following breast cancer

Target audience:
•General Practitioners
•Gastroenterologists & Hepatologists
•General Surgeons
•Neuro Surgeons
•Plastic Surgeons
•Radiologists & Nuclear Medicine
•Laboratory & Radiology Technicians


Additional Information

CME & International Relations Department Tel: +9712-6139726 Fax: +9712-6270678 E-mail: cme@alnoorhospital.ae Website: www.icanuae.com P.O. Box: 46713 Abu-Dhabi-UAE Registration Fee: AED 1600 Special Group Rate ( > or =5 ): AED 1450 Organizing Committee Conference President: Dr. Kassem Alom Conference Director: Dr. Pentti Grohn Conference Co-Director: Dr. Hala Abdellatif Conference Secretary General: Dr. Aman El Duweini Conference Assistant Director: Dr. Lamya El Barasi Conference Assistant Director: Mr. Nizar Mouad Conference Assistant Director: Engr. Ahmed Mijana Conference Coordinator: Ms. Marilyn L. Basquez