World H&N Cancer Day: Reports


World Head and Neck Cancer day at the Princess Alexandra Hospital
Brisbane, Australia

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

To commemorate World Head and Neck Cancer day at the Princess Alexandra Hospital the Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) department hosted an open clinic. 73 people attended the clinic and 68 were scoped. Of these 12 patients required further ENT follow up in the c


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World Head and Neck Cancer Day Workshop 26-27 July 2015
Johannesburg, South Africa

Dates: 26/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The workshop to commemorate World Head and Neck Cancer day held at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa from 26-27 July was a success. These dates were chosen specifically to correspond with 27th July which was nominated as Worl


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World Head & Neck Cancer Day
Minsk, Belarus

Dates: 24/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Belarusian Head and Neck Cancer Group supported the initiative of IFHNOS to declare July 27th World Head & Neck Cancer Day. Some events under the umbrella of World Head and Neck Cancer Day will be held: European Week of early diagnosis of cancer of the


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Third European Head & Neck Cancer Awareness Week
Minsk, Belarus

Dates: 21/09/2015 - 25/09/2015

Republican campaign for the prevention of head and neck tumors will be held at all regional cities, Minsk, Polotsk, Vileika. It can be examined by a multidisciplinary team of experts composed otolaryngologist, dentist and oncologist.


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Head and Neck Cancer day in Thailand 
bangkok , Thailand

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Activity: 1. Poster presentation for education about Head and Neck Cancer, Prevention and Treatment. 2. Free screening examination for people who come to hospital during 1 week.


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Press conference to mark world head and neck cancer day
Kigali, Rwanda

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The conference was graced by Acting CEO King Faisal Hospital, Kigali, a team from the cancer unit in the ministry of health, ENT surgeons, speech therapists, two cancer survivors and the media. The conference commenced with a brief on the purpose of WHNCD


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world head and neck cancer day
bangkok, Thailand

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 31/07/2015

we have activity about WHNCD during 27-31 July, one week for check up and give information about Head and Neck cancer for people by poster presentation in out-patient clinic at CHULAPORN CANCER HOSPITAL.


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world head and neck cancer day
ibadan, Nigeria

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The activities to commemorate 27 July World Head and Neck Cancer day commenced with Health talk and presentation on the awareness on head and neck cancer with emphasis on the early clinical features that are likely pointers for further evaluation and scre


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GREEN JULY -­ BRAZILIAN MONTH FOR PREVENTION AND AWARENESS OF HEAD AND NECK CANCER
Sau paulo, Brazil

Dates: 01/07/2015 - 31/07/2015

The Brazilian Society of Head and Neck Surgery (Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia de Cabeça e Pescoço -SBCCP) held the disclosure of the “World Head and Neck Cancer Day July 27th” campaign attending the IFHNOS request. The SBCCP idealized the “Green July”,


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Awareness, Prevention& Early Detection, Diagnosis & Treatment, and Education”
Cairo, Egypt

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The Aim of the meeting was to increase knowledge, attitude and practice in the era of head and neck cancer management. it was attended by over 150 medical professionals and minister of health. He announced that special attention will be given to head and


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Creating awareness; saving lives
Accra, Ghana

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

At the event were representatives from media houses, staff of the hospital and the general public. It was chaired by Professor Emmanuel Kitcher, the President of OSOG and the speakers were Dr Kenneth Baidoo, Otolaryngologist, head and neck surgeon, Profes


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anti tobacco program
Kuwait, Kuwait

Dates: 21/07/2015 - 27/08/2015

Focused health education talks at labor camps on harms of tobacco Submitted a memorandum to Indian embassy to fast track anti tobacco laws Train industrial nurses to monitor compiance with quit smoking program at labor camps


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"World Head & Neck Cancer Day" in Taiwan Taipei, Taiwan
Taipei, Taiwan

Dates: 24/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

lecture about the recent development and treatment of oral cancer, for populace, by Prof. Sheng-Po Hao


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World Head and Neck Cancer Day
Moscow, Russia

Dates: 27/08/2015 - 27/08/2015

The event gathered about 100 participants including head & neck cancer experts, survivors, journalists (20) and civil society activists. The meeting started with introduction of experts & organizations involved and most important, three of the Winners in


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World head and neck cancer activities at Uganda
Kampala , Uganda

Dates: 23/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

We had a educative lecture to Journalists from 5 local newspapers and 2 television on 23/07/2015. This resulted in 4 newspaper publications by 4 newspapers namely New Vision, Daily Monitor, The Observer and The Independent Magazines authored by the Jou


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world head and neck cancer day
São Paulo , Brazil

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The campaign against prevention of head and neck cancer to make the people aware about this disease and the causative factors. This campaign is growing each day.


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Uganda: The Rising Trend of Head and Neck Cancers
Kampala, Uganda

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The head and neck cancers are a leading cause of death and disability in many parts of the world. They affect the breathing, speech, feeding, sight and smell of a person. According to Dr Jeffrey Otiti, an ENT consultant at Uganda Cancer Institute in Mula


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World Head and Neck Cancer Day
cairo, Egypt

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Around 100,000 Egyptians are diagnosed with cancer annually, Health Minister Adel El-Adawi said on Monday. On a visit to the National Cancer Institute on World Head and Neck Cancer Day, El-Adawi said the health ministry was creating a comprehensive databa


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On World Cancer Day: 7 celebrated Egyptian foods known to fight tumors
cairo, Egypt

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Cervical, liver, lung, prostate, throat, and other kinds of cancers are still on the rise, with smoking as a leading cause The 7 foods are 1. Nuts 2. Garlic 3. Tea 4. Sweet potato, carrot 5. Brocolli, cabbage 6. Tomato 7. Grapes, oranges, figs


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World Head and Neck Cancer Day
Kigali, Rwanda

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

he number of such cases and deaths in Rwanda and Africa, generally, remains at about 2 per cent of the population, the country requires interventions that will increase awareness about habits that could put people at a greater risk of catching the disease


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Lumenis Supports the Annual World Head and Neck Cancer Day
Yokneam, Israel

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

"As part of our ongoing commitment to advancing our treatment solutions for better clinical care, we are proud to recognize and support World Head and Neck Cancer Day." Said Tzipi Ozer-Armon, Chief Executive Officer of Lumenis. "Lumenis recognizes the pat


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World Head and Neck Cancer Day
karachi, Pakistan

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

my center,Oncology Department of The Jinnah Postgraduate medical Center Karachi, caters the highest number of head and neck cancers in pakistan, we regularly organize Public awareness programmes,on this topic and attended by large number of peoples. w


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world head and neck cancer day
Lund, Sweden

Dates: 10/08/2015 - 10/08/2015

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World Head & Neck Cancer Day Lunch & Learn
Boston, United States of America

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

In order to mark World Head & Neck Cancer Day, the Oral Cancer Research Initiative hosted a Head & Neck Cancer “Lunch & Learn” on July 27. This event aimed to inform dental and medical students, residents, clinicians and researchers about the latest devel


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Free Head and Neck Cancer Screening Pécs, Hungary
Pécs, Hungary

Dates: 08/07/2015 - 10/07/2015

Free Head and Neck Cancer screening from 8 July till 10July 2015 in ENT H&N Surg. Dept. Hungary. The event was very popular and fully booked in advance. The media covered the event fully and TV reports, web and newspaper articles were published.


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Update on Neck Dissections.
Pécs, Hungary

Dates: 13/02/2015 - 14/02/2015

This was a 2 day event organized by Prof. Gerlinger and Laszlo Lujber from Pecs University, Hungary in affiliation with the Hungarian Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Head & Neck Surgery. Leading Head and Neck surgeons from Germany and Hungary gave lect


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World Head and Neck Cancer Day - Early Diagnosis
Lisbon, Portugal

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

In Portugal, this campaign was held by the Head and Neck Cancer Study Group (GECCP), the Friends of Patients with Oral Cancer Association (ASADOCORAL), with the support of Merck Serono. The main concern of this day was to raise awareness for head and n


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WHNCD 2015
Hamburg, Germany

Dates: 27 July 2015 - 31 July 2015

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HIOSPITAL SESSION
MEXICO, Mexico

Dates: 22/07/2015 - 20/07/2015

INFORMATION TO ALL THE PERSONAL IN HOSPITAL ABOUT IMPORTANCE OF ORAL CANCER AND ABOUT DE WHNCD


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Open house of the Department due to the WHNCD 2015
Graz, Austria

Dates: 26/07/2015 - 26/07/2015

Lectures and presentations on prevention of head and neck cancer, educational lecture on smoking cessation, laryngoscopy etc. Tour in the OR for laypersons, demonstrating safety features, intubation, endoscopic procedures etc. A short 5 min instructiona


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WHNCD, cancer detection camp
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

3 sites of cancer detection camp. 1. Kazakh Institute of oncology and radiology 2. Astana cancer center 3. Almaty cancer center


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Upasana
Los Angeles , United States of America

Dates: 26/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

To commemorate WHNCD, Leck medical center of USC hosted a cultural event sponsored by Head andNeck Cancer Patient Support Group International (hncsupport.org) on July 26. It was followed by an Awareness Day hosted by the Keck Medical Center of USC on Jul


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Symposium on Head and Neck cancer
Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Dates: 26/07/2015 - 26/07/2015

These events include a Symposium on Head and Neck cancer on Sunday 26th July 2015 at Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peradeniya. Target group was postgraduate and undergraduate students of Faculty of Dental Sciences, Medicine and Allied Health S


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World Congress on Larynx Cancer
Cairns, Australia

Dates: 26/07/2015 - 30/07/2015

During the third world congress on Larynx Cancer the Australia and New Zealand Head and Neck Cancer Society, organized a Symposium on Head and Neck Cancer awareness, screening programs and resources available to physicians and patient in the ANZ region. I


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World Head & Neck Cancer Day
New York, United States of America

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The H&N team at MSKCC put together a well-received educational program. First, at our Department of Surgery Grand Rounds hosted by new Chief of Service Dr. Richard Wong, Dr. Ashok Shaha spoke on “Global Education and the International Federation of Head a


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Talks tothe community and screening of HNSCC
Caracas, Venezuela

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

July 27th....Oncological Hospital Padre Machado in Caracas. we have a interesting talk with the community about prevention, awareness and early diagnosis of HNSCC. Some people participated in our screening


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Open Day on Head and Neck Cancer Prevention [Giornata aperta per la Prevenzione del Carcinoma Testa-Collo]
Brescia, Italy

Dates: July 3rd, 2015 - July 3rd, 2015

During the entire day of the 3rd of July, we enrolled subjects at risk for oral cavity cancer in a first line evaluation with conventional white light in the Dept. of Odontostomatology of the University of Brescia. Those with suspicious lesions or with no


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Oral Cancer Day 2015
Brescia, Italy

Dates: May 16th, 2015 - May 16th, 2015

During the morning of the 16th of May, a 3-hour conference was held in order to explain to the population, general practitionners, and dentists the ethiology, natural history, therapeutic principles and reconstructive/rehabilitative procedures of oral cav


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First Day of Prevention “Italian ENT Association” – Early Detection of Oral Cancer [Prima giornata della prevenzione AOOI – Diagnosi precoce dei tumori del cavo orale]
Brescia, Italy

Dates: April 10th, 2015 - April 10th, 2015

During the full day of the 10th of April, the offices of the Dept. of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery of the University of Brescia, were left at disposal for free first line evaluations and advanced screening by Narrow Band Imaging of patients at r


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World Head Neck Cancer Day 2015
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dates: 23/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

We observed the WHNCD 2015 in befitting way . Bangladesh Society of Head & Neck Surgeons organized Rally in the morning at Shahbag Avenue (central Dhaka) and a Symposium at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University with myself as ChairPerson,


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"World Head and Neck Cancer Day" Interaction Program
Lalitpur, Nepal

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The program was inaugurated by our cancer survivors Mr Man Bahadur Mukiya, Dr Purnima Rajkarnikar alongside with Mr Lokendra Kumar. Our Chief Guest: Rt Honorable Prime Minister Sushil Koirala sent us the Congratulation Letter for creating awareness about


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Interview about WHNCD: Prevention, Awareness and Early Diagnosis of HNSCC
Caracas, Venezuela

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The President of the Head and Neck Section of the Venezuelan Society of Oncology, Dr Juan Francisco Liuzzi was present in a TV news program that include health topics. The interview was bases in the WHNCD, and the value of prevention, awareness and early


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Interview about WHNCD: Prevention, Awareness and Early Diagnosis of HNSCC
Caracas, Venezuela

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The President of the Head and Neck Section of the Venezuelan Society of Oncology, Dr Juan Francisco Liuzzi was present in a TV news program that include health topics. The interview was bases in the WHNCD, and the value of prevention, awareness and early


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television interview
Rosario, Argentina

Dates: 20/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Television interview on Canal 3 of Rosario, Argentina on the occasion of the World Day of Head and Neck Cancer.


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World Head and Neck Cancer Week 2015
Manila, Phillipines

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 05/08/2015

The Philippines, led by the Academy for Head and Neck Oncology of the Philippines, joined other member nations of the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncology Societies in celebration of the World Head and Neck Cancer Day on July 27, 2015. Inste


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World Head and Neck Cancer Day Awareness and Celebrations
New Delhi, India

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The BLK Super Speciality Hospital, New Delhi, India, organised a 10-day screening programme for head and neck cancers in the run-up to and on the World Head and Neck Cancer Day, July 27. The hospital reached out to present and former patients with motiva


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Learn more about Head and Neck Cancer
Tokyo, Japan

Dates: 01/07/2015 - 31/07/2015

The brochure entitled "Learn more about Head and Neck Cancer" has been published. This brochure will be distributed to the patients newly diagnosed as having head and neck cancer and their families.


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Special article “World Head and Neck Day"
Tokyo, Japan

Dates: 01/07/2015 - 31/07/2015

Special feature article entitled “World Head and Neck Day” has been published in the Japanese journal “Cancer Support”


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World Head and Neck Cancer Day - Awareness Campaign and free screening for oral Cancer
Vellore, Tamilnadu, India

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

An awareness campaign and free oral cancer screening program for the public was conducted to commemorate the World head and neck Cancer day at Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, India. And also a CME for the local GP's and General dentists w


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Simposio: Actualización en Cáncer Bucal
Medellin, Colombia

Dates: 30/07/2015 - 31/07/2015

El simposio iniciará con las lesiones potencialmente malignas y los avances actuales en la predicción de la transformación, la situación actual del cáncer bucal en el mundo y en Colombia, los avances en el tratamiento y abordaremos aspectos tan important


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USM HEAD AND NECK CANCER AWARENESS PROGRAM
Kubang Kerian, Malaysia

Dates: 02/08/2015 - 02/08/2015

This half day program will be attended by all the primary care and frontliners in Kelantan, one of the east coast state of Malaysia. The speakers comprise the top head and neck surgeons in Malaysia. The topics are interesting and exciting and there


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WHNCD & Tobacco -paper news
Indore, India

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Articles for publication in print media were planned & sent. Some papers have printed on information about WHNCD .


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Press release
MUMBAI, India

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Oral Cancer Kills 1 lac Indians every year. Tobacco is responsible for 90% of these cases which are preventable calling for demand on ban on these products. Research has shown that such a ban is effective in decreasing use of tobacco which was also suppor


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Mastercourse on Oral Cancer Management and Cadaveric dissection workshop
MUMBAI, India

Dates: 25/07/2015 - 26/07/2015

The first Mastercourse on oral cancer management was an academic feast which was attended by over 100 doctors from all over India and included ENT, Maxillo-Facial and General Surgeons with radiation and medical oncologists.


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Infographic describing some head & neck cancers in Ireland
Cork, Ireland

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Published infographic describing risk factors, incidence, age profiles and other information regarding some head & neck cancers in Ireland


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Conference on Multidisciplinary Management of Head Neck Cancers
Howrah, India

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

A day-long Conference on Multidisciplinary Management of Head Neck Cancers, involving a galaxy of renowned oncologists from across the country & the region,including Dr Deepa Nair,Surgical Oncologist & Dr Vedang Murthy, Radiation Oncologist from Tata Me


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Rosario, Argentina celebrates World Head & Neck Cancer Day
Rosario, Argentina

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Events in Rosario city, Argentina in 2015. • Talk to patients in the Cardiovascular Institute of Rosario: thyroid cáncer. Coordinator: Dr José Luis Novelli . July 27th • Meeting on Larynx initial Cancer. British Sanatorium of Rosario. Coordinator: Dr. F


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Voice
bangalore, India

Dates: 24/07/2015 - 24/07/2015

Press meeting organised by HCG oncology Centre on eve of WHNCD. The meet was attended by Indian Dental Association secretary - Dr.Ranganath, ENT association member and renowned ENT Surgeon - Dr.Deepak Haldipur and Head Neck surgeon - Dr.Vishal Rao, Two he


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World Head and Neck Cancer Day
Bengaluru, India

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

The program was presided over by the Health Minister, Home Minister, Addl.Chief Secretary, Health and Home Secretary, Vice-Chancellor of Rajiv Gandhi Health University, Government of Karnataka. The highlight of the event: 1) Cancer was made a Notifia


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Seminar: Kanker Kepala dan Leher, Kenali Gejalanya, Hindari Faktor Risikonya.
Padang, Indonesia

Dates: 27/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Free Seminar


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Physician education in diagnosis and treatment of Head & Neck cancers
Thessaloniki, Greece

Dates: 04/07/2015 - 04/07/2015

One day scientific seminar


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Head and Neck Cancer Day story Rajasthan
JAIPUR, India

Dates: 25/07/2015 - 27/07/2015

Head and Neck Cancer Day story Rajasthan


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Head & Neck Awareness - "Screen it, Treat it, Cure it!"
Singapore, Singapore

Dates: 01/08/2015 - 01/08/2015

In conjunction with the World Head and Neck Cancer Day, we hope to create more awareness for the prevention and the early detection of this cancer. At this event, participants will learn more about this cancer through a public forum by our doctors and can


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