Patients are the driving force and inspiration behind our oncology-related events, educational programmes, and the reason why oncologists are constantly pushing the edge of science to revise existing therapies and find new treatment options.
The “Join Life” exhibition, which was supported by Boehringer Ingelheim and the Anatolian Health Center of the Solidarity Society of Pediatric Cancer Patients and Their Relatives, shows the way in which 25 cancer patients are kept alive with an artistic view. The exhibition, which opened its gates in the Anatolian Health Center within the scope of the Cancer Week celebrated on April 1st – April 7th, will be visited throughout April.
Iam living with cancer Cancer was a disease known in ancient Egypt and its most popular treatment was to brand the sick part of the body (fortunately it’s no longer used!).
Introduction At her forties, my groandmother, who said “I got old now” never dressed in lively colours, especially in red, the 45 years she lived after then. This comprehension I continued as a third generation which had no interest with the age forties, became a part of the ground with her. Today people are living with the feeling of
*Seda Kansu Founder Member Pembe Hanım – *Beril Koparal, Vice President Pembe Hanım
* Cengiz MD Gemici Dr Lutfi Kirdar Kartal Training and Research Hospital Department of Oncology – * Hasan Fevzi Batirel MD Marmara University Medical FacultyDepartment of Thoracic Surgery – *Rıza Çetingöz
Official Congress Newspaper – OncoPost & OncoPeople
A very popular feature of the Congress, three issues of the official congress newspaper OncoPost & OncoPeople, will be produced for ECC 2013. Comprising up-to-the-minute news, features, reports, interviews and next-day highlights, this newspaper is a must-read for all participants. All three issues will be made readily available throughout the conference centre to keep participants fully up-to-date.