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I ecancer Choosing Wisely Tanzania 2023

Hyatt Regency Dar es Salaam, The Kilimanjaro
9/10 February 2023
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09:00-10:00 REGISTRATION OPENS/COFFEE

10:00-10:10 - Welcome Speech
Dr Jerry Ndumbalo
10:10-10:20- ecancer Global Foundation

10:20-10:50 - Cancer Care in Tanzania
Dr Mark Mseti
10:50 - 11:20 COFFEE BREAK

11:20-11:40- Choosing Wisely Africa
Dr. Fidel Rubagumya
11:40-12:00-Choosing Wisely in Educating future African Oncologists - Case of Tanzania Oncology Program
Dr. Nazima Dharsee (Tanzania)
12:00-12:20 - Navigating evidence - based care with limited resources in Africa
Dr. Verna Vanderpuye (Ghana)
12:20-12:40 - The role of the workforce in implementing Choosing Wisely in Cancer Care
Prof. Nazik Hammad ( Canada)
12:40-12:50 - Q&A

12:50-13:50 - LUNCH

13:50-14:20 - Choosing Wisely in Surgical Oncology
Prof. Akoko Larry (Tanzania)
14:20-14:40 - Choosing Wisely in Medical Oncology
Dr. Lucas Kiyeji (Tanzania) / Dr. Beda Likonda ( Tanzania)
14:40-15:00- Choosing Wisely in Radiotherapy
Dr. Sikudhani Muya (Tanzania)
15:00-15:20 - Choosing Wisely Palliative Care
Dr C Ntizimira (Rwanda)
15:20-15:40 - Choosing Wisely in Radiology
Dr. Iramu Revelian (Tanzania)
15:40-16:00- IORT
TBC
16:00-16:20- Choosing Wisely in Pathology
Dr. Angela Mlole (Tanzania)
16:20-16:50: Q&A

16:50 - WELCOME COCKTAIL/ END OF DAY 1

09:00-09:30 REGISTRATION OPENS/COFFEE

9:30-10:00 - Choosing Cancer Medicines Wisely in Africa
Dr. Harrison Chuwa (Tanzania)
10:30-11:00 - Choosing Wisely to mitigate financial toxicity in Cancer Care in Africa
Mr. Phares Zawadi (Tanzania)
11:00-11:30- Advocacy that impacts patients outcomes in Africa - Challenges and Opportunities
Mr Franklin Mtei (Tanzania)
11:30 -12:00 - Cancer Surivorship Care in LMICs - Where do we stand in Africa?
Dr. Aleesha Adatia (Tanzania)
12:00-13:00 LUNCH

13:00-13:30 - Emerging Global Scholars from Africa - is it possible?
Dr. Beda Likonda ( Tanzania)
13:30-14:00 -Oncology Clinical Trials in Africa
Dr Ifeoma Okoye (Nigeria)
14:30-15:00 - Status and Potentials for Clinical trials - Research in Tanzania
Dr. Bruno Sunguya, Tanzania
15:00-15:30 COFFEE BREAK

15:30-16:00 - Importance of clinical research in advancing patient outcomes
Dr Scott Berry ( Canada)
16:00-16:30 -Participation of Africa to Global Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial - Is it beneficial?
Dr Fidel Rubagumya
16:30-17:00 - African oncologists interraction with Pharmaceutical Industry
Dr Nazik Hammad (Canada)
17:00-17:15 Q&A

17:15 END OF CONFERENCE