Course: “Orientation Programme on Cervical and Breast Cancer Early Detection and Control”, Directorate General Of Health Services (DGHS), Dhaka, Bangladesh13/02/2016 – 15/02/2016
The Screening Group organized this training in collaboration with the DGHS, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh; the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU), Dhaka; and the WHO Country Office in Bangladesh. The main topics were cervical cancer early detection and control (with 100 gynaecologists), breast cancer early detection and control (100 surgeons), and an introduction to cancer early detection and control (114 health service programme managers).
Course: “Continuing Medical Education on Breast Cancer Management”, Ambilikkai, India05/02/2016 – 06/02/2016
This course on breast cancer management was organized in collaboration with Christian Hospital Ambilikkai and the Cancer Control Foundation of India, Pollachi.
Workshop: “Strengthening the Cancer Control Programme in Ukraine”01/02/2016 – 05/02/2016
This interactive workshop on cancer control was organized for an official delegation from Lviv, Ukraine: Dr Chechotka Bohdan, Dr Ludchak Volodymyr, Dr Tril Orest, Dr Struk Svitlana, and Dr Shaban Myroslav.
Internship: Ms Léa Lancelot, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 101/02/2016 – 31/07/2016
Ms Lancelot completed a 6-month internship within the Screening Group as part of the second year of her Master’s degree.
Visit from Dr Srabani Mittal, Child In Need Institute (CINI), Kolkata, India18/01/2016 – 22/01/2016
Dr Mittal received statistical guidance for the analysis of her cervical cancer studies in India.