- This event has passed.
2nd Uganda Conference on Cancer and Palliative Care
September 5 - September 6
Organized by the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) and the Palliative Care Association of Uganda
2nd Uganda Conference on
Cancer and Palliative Care
September 5th – 6th, 2019
Kampala Serena Hotel
The Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) together with the Palliative Care Association of Uganda (PCAU) will host the 2nd Uganda Conference on Cancer and Palliative Care in September 2019 in Kampala. The theme for the conference is “Towards Universal Coverage”. This conference will assemble researchers, healthcare providers, advocates, and patients from diverse disciplines who are involved in cancer care and research with 4 objectives:
- To showcase cancer and palliative care research conducted in East Africa and globally
- To share strategies for standardization of cancer care across sub-Saharan Africa
- To document resources available for cancer and palliative care research, and training in East and globally
- To promote collaborative work on cancer and palliative care research and training among participating national, regional and international individuals and institutions
The conference will offer information on the entire continuum of cancer care as well as palliative care including for other conditions through both plenary presentations and special sessions.