SUNY - YÖK Joint International Public Health and Medical Sciences Conference

 

 

SUNY – YÖK Joint International Public Health
and Medical Sciences Conference

“Innovative Cancer Research Translating Clinical and Population Research into New Approaches to Treatment and Enhanced Prevention, Early Detection, and Quality Care”

April 15 – April 17, 2015

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Conference Agenda

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April 15, 2015

Opening Session – Welcome and Opening Remarks 8:30 – 9:00 AM
Session 1: Breast and Cervical Cancer 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Session 2: Tobacco-Related Cancers 1:15 – 4:45 PM

April 16, 2015

Session 3: Urogenital and Colorectal Cancers 8:30 – 10:00 AM
Session 4: Occupational and Environmental Related Cancers 10:15 AM – 11:45 AM
Session 5: Innovative Approaches to Palliative and Hospice Care for Cancer Patients
1:00 – 2:05 PM
Session 6: Cancer Control & Related Social and Cultural Barriers / Challenges
2:15 – 5:30 PM

April 17, 2015

Session 7: New Therapeutic Approaches to Cancer 8:30 – 10:00 AM
Session 8: Genomics and Cancer 10:15 – 11:45 PM

Collaborative Partnership Discussions / Closing Remarks / Next Steps
 

Confirmed U.S. participants include speakers and co-chairs from University at Albany, State University of New York, (SUNY); New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH); SUNY Upstate Medical University; University at Buffalo, SUNY; St. Peter's Health Partners; Medical University of South Carolina, American Cancer Society; SUNY, College of Nanoscale Sciences and Engineering; Hospice and Palliative Care Association of New York State; BAYADA Home Health Care

Confirmed Turkish participants include speakers and co-chairs from Hacettepe University, Ankara University, Istanbul University, Acıbadem University, Turkish Medical Oncology Society, Istanbul Bilim University, Dokuz Eylül University, Gazi University

See a list of speakers for individual sessions

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Session 1: Breast and Cervical Cancer

Session 2: Tobacco-Related Cancers

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Session 3: Urogenital and Colorectal Cancers 

Session 4: Occupational and Environmental Related Cancers

Session 5: Innovative Approaches to Palliative and Hospice Care for Cancer Patients

Session 6: Cancer Control & Related Social, Cultural Barriers / Challenges

Friday, April 17, 2015

Session 7: New Therapeutic Approaches to Cancer

Session 8: Genomics and Cancer

Registration

Student Registration: click here to register

Faculty Registration: click here to register

If you have any questions related to conference, please contact the Director of the Center for Global Health, John Justino, via email at jjustino@albany.edu with a copy to our Global Health Graduate Assistant, Elsie Essien, at sph07@albany.edu.