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Symposium multidisciplinary treatment for breast cancer

To support the sharing of professional knowledge and experience regarding the latest treatments for breast cancer between Vietnamese and international breast cancer specialists, FV Hospital is working with Vietnam Cancer Association to hold a symposium on the topic Multidisciplinary treatment for breast cancer.

Time: 07:30 to 17:30, Thursday, 23th June 2015

Venue: Liberty Central Saigon Citypoint, 59-61 Pasteur, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, HCMC

Agenda:

07:30 – 8:00: Welcome guests and opening speech

  • Dr. Jean-Marcel Guillon, CEO of FV Hospital
  • Chairman: Prof. Nguyen Chan Hung, MD, President of Vietnam Cancer Association

08:00 – 09:00: Breast Imaging

Speaker: Dr. Dao Thu Ha, Breast Unit, Radiotherapy Department, Hospital of Henri Mondor University, France

09:00 – 09:15: Break

09:15 – 12:20: Systemic therapy and breast cancer surgery

Speakers:

  • Prof., Dr. Lajos Pusztai, Breast Cancer Centre, Medical School, Yale University, USA.
  • Dr. Gilles Blache, Head of  Obstetrics and Gynaecology, FV Hospital
  • Assoc. Prof. Tran Van Thiep, Head of General Surgery 4, Oncology Hospital of HCMC.
  • Dr. Veronique Tan, Oncology Department, Singapore National Cancer Centre

12:20 – 13:20: Lunch

13:20 – 15:40: Radiotherapy in breast cancer treatment

Speakers:

  • Dr. Bertrand Farnault, Head of Hy Vong Cancer Care Centre, FV Hospital
  • Thibaud Salbaing, Physicist of Hy Vong Cancer Care Centre, FV Hospital
  • Assoc. Prof., Dr. Meena Moran, Radiotherapy Department, Medical School, Yale University, USA.
  • Prof., Dr. Yazid Belkacemi, Breast Unit, Radiotherapy Department, Hospital of Henri Mondor University, France
  • Assoc. Prof. Cung Thi Tuyet Anh, Radiotherapy 4 Department, Oncology Hospital of HCMC

15:40 – 15:55: Break

15:55 – 17:15: Radiotherapy in breast cancer treatment (cont.)

17:15 – 17:30:Closing speech

To confirm your participation:

Please contact Mr. Ngo Kien Duc at 09 03 05 53 57; email: duc.ngo@fvhospital.com

Or Ms. Dinh Ngoc Van Anh at 09 03 97 84 61; email: anh.dinh@fvhospital.com