About The Event
The Fighters of Cancer unit at the College of Pharmacy is pleased to announce the organization of the First Conference under the title;
“To beat cancer..be a fighter of cancer.”
This conference aims to raise awareness about cancer and inspire people to take action in the fight against it. There are many ways to be a fighter of cancer, and the conference will provide valuable information about prevention, early detection, and treatment options. It also offers emotional support and resources for those who are currently battling cancer, as well as for their loved ones.
The conference will feature expert speakers, panel discussions, and interactive activities to engage attendees and provide them with practical tools and strategies to fight cancer. It can also showcase the latest advancements in cancer research and highlight the importance of supporting cancer research efforts.
There will also be lectures on subjects like Nutrition and Cancer, Oncology Pharmacy, Physical Therapy for breast cancer, Philosophy and Cancer, and Early Symptoms and Detection of Cancer. It is a fantastic way to connect with like-minded professionals and remain current on industry developments. We strongly urge each and every one of you to join this conference and seize the numerous opportunities it offers.
The First lecture will focus on the topic of “Nutrition and Cancer”
Nutrition plays an important role in the prevention and treatment of cancer. A healthy and balanced diet can help reduce the risk of developing cancer, and it can also improve the overall well-being and quality of life of cancer patients.
In addition to these dietary guidelines, cancer patients may have specific nutritional needs depending on their type of cancer, stage of cancer, and treatment plan. A healthy and balanced diet is an important component of cancer prevention and treatment.
By following a diet that is rich in fruits and vegetables, whole grains, lean protein sources, and low in processed foods and sugary drinks, individuals can reduce their risk of developing cancer and improve their overall health and well-being.
The Second lecture will focus on the topic of “Oncology Pharmacy”
Oncology pharmacy is a specialized area of pharmacy practice that focuses on the treatment and management of cancer patients. Oncology pharmacy plays a crucial role in the care and treatment of cancer patients.
Oncology pharmacists work closely with oncologists and other healthcare providers to develop personalized drug therapy plans, provide patient education, and ensure the safe and effective use of medications. Their contributions are vital in improving outcomes and enhancing the quality of life for cancer patients.
The Third lecture will focus on the topic of “Physical therapy for Breast Cancer”
Breast cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in women worldwide, and treatment often involves surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. These treatments can cause physical side effects that affect a patient’s daily life, including decreased range of motion, lymphedema, and fatigue. Physical therapy can be an effective way to manage these side effects and improve the overall quality of life for breast cancer patients.
The Fourth lecture will focus on the topic of “Philosophy and Cancer”
Philosophy and cancer are intertwined in a number of ways, as cancer raises a variety of philosophical questions related to life, death, suffering, and meaning. Philosophy can provide a framework for understanding and coping with the challenges of cancer, as well as offer insights into the ethical and existential dilemmas that arise in the context of cancer treatment and care.
The Fifth lecture will focus on the topic of “Early Symptoms and detection of cancer”
Cancer is a group of diseases characterized by the uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells. Early detection of cancer is critical to successful treatment and improved outcomes. Understanding the early symptoms and signs of cancer can help individuals seek prompt medical attention and increase the chances of early detection.
Attending the Conference is an amazing opportunity to stay ahead of the curve in your field. Register now to secure your spot and access a number of lectures. To register and participate, please visit the link.
Conference Hall at Physical Therapy building