Last Modified: March 15, 2007
Conference Dates: April 3-5, 2007
Conference Location: United Nations Headquarters, New York, New York
Sponsoring Group: United Nations
Conference Web Page URL: www.medicalassemblyun.org
Topics Covered: In this conference, we will:
Conference Objectives: Conquering Cancer! World Health Organization states we are on the brink of a global cancer epidemic. Already, cancer is responsible for more deaths than HIV Aids, TB and malaria combined. The estimated number of new cases annually is expected to be 16 million by 2020. Three out of every five new cancer cases will occur in resource-constrained countries. BUT, THIS CAN CHANGE, IF WE TAKE ACTION NOW.
Conference Agenda: Working together with United Nations Agencies, UN Missions, International NGOs, Civil Society and the Private Sector
Continuing Education: No
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