Welcome to Pearl Oncology Symposium!

About Event

The maiden edition of the Pearl Oncology Symposium gathers global cancer experts in breast cancer control to promote practical knowledge transfer, sharing of clinical resources and best practices in Nigeria.
Breast cancer rates in Nigeria are increasing rapidly, predominantly of aggressive subtypes with poor prognosis and outcomes. In 2020, Nigeria recorded 28,380 new breast cancer cases and 14 274 breast cancer-related deaths.

To tackle the growing breast cancer burden,the symposium aims to strengthen the regional network of cancer specialists through peer-to-peer learning on critical areas that span
  • Early detection and diagnosis
  • Timely access to treatment and care
  • Multidisciplinary tumour board
Driven by the theme,“Improving Breast Cancer Care through mHealth and Multidisciplinary Tumour Boards” , the 2022 symposium will be a combination of exclusive on-site events and virtual components.

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Event Program

The Pearl Oncology Symposium program will feature two inspirational plenary sessions focusing on the intersection of optimal breast cancer care, digital health interventions and multidisciplinary tumour boards.

These high-level sessions offer cutting-edge speakers who spark innovative thinking and promote excellence in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment. The symposium will feature patient voices, with breast cancer survivors sharing their experiences and drawing on that experience to improve the treatment outcomes for current and future patients. An inaugural women in oncology panel session will spotlight a community of women to enhance collaboration on professional development, personal growth, and patient care.

This 1-day symposium aims to:

  • Foster regional collaboration and overcomes hurdles for implementing multidisciplinary breast tumour boards.
  • Disseminate the multidisciplinary tumour boards' experience
  • Foster regional action and effect of the cancer community on a regional level in South Western Nigeria.
The Symposium will take place on 14 December 2022 in the metropolitan city of Lagos, where Pearl Oncology Clinic has three clinical sites in Lekki, Gbagada and Ojo.

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Speakers

In this regional peer-to-peer learning symposium, you will hear from international and local breast cancer and mHealth experts, who will highlight critical issues and foster focused discussions amongst participants on key actions to reduce the breast cancer burden.

Dr Omolola Salako

Founder Sebeccly Cancer Care

Dr Omolola Salako

Founder Sebeccly Cancer Care

Dr Omolola Salako

Founder Sebeccly Cancer Care

Dr Omolola Salako

Founder Sebeccly Cancer Care

Dr Omolola Salako

Founder Sebeccly Cancer Care

Dr Omolola Salako

Founder Sebeccly Cancer Care

Dr Omolola Salako

Founder Sebeccly Cancer Care

Dr Omolola Salako

Founder Sebeccly Cancer Care

Registration

Virtual: Attendance is open to all
Physical: This attendance is strictly by invitation.
We recommend early registration since the space is limited (sponsored meeting)
Deadline: 21, December 2022
PEARL ONCOLOGY SYMPOSIUM

This Pearl Oncology Symposium addresses the World Cancer Declaration Target 09 - Innovative education and training opportunities for healthcare professionals in all disciplines of cancer control will have improved significantly, particularly in low- and middle-income countries.

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Official Sponsors


The Pearl Oncology Symposium is sponsored by Pfizer Global Specialties, Oncopadi Tech and Pearl Oncology Clinic. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of Pfizer Global Specialties.

PFIZER Global Specialties

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Pearl Oncology Clinic

is a network of more than 40 cancer specialists and healthcare professionals collectively focused on treating cancer with leading-edge technology and clinical services. These experienced teams work across communities in Lagos State to deliver exceptional care to more people where and when they need it.

Oncopadi Tech

is a digital health innovation company empowering patients, clinicians and oncology providers to make confident cancer care decisions. The company leverages technology to provide precision cancer care through its patient-centric web and mobile app; Patient Reported Outcome Side effect Tool- a digital symptom management app and a virtual tumour board called Project Accelerating Access to Remote Cancer Care.

Sebeccly Cancer Care

is a digital health innovation company empowering patients, clinicians and oncology providers to make confident cancer care decisions.

Contact Info

  • 38-40 Isaac John St,

    Ikeja GRA 100271, Lagos

  • Call Us

    +234 8100287356

  • Mail Us

    contact@pearloncology.com

  • Event Starts

    08.00am

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