Seminar #24

Cervical Cancer Screening Programs – Effective Tools and Approaches

Hologic

No invitations necessary; open to all conference registrants

Monday, 5 December
12:30-14:00
CTICC room location: 1.43-1.44

TARGET AUDIENCE:
Laboratory scientist, researchers, public health authorities, obstetricians / gynecologists, and country program teams

SEMINAR DESCRIPTION:
As countries consider options for cervical cancer screening programs, this seminar will offer perspective on global cancer control and woman’s health. Data will be shared from South Africa’s National Health Laboratory Services broad evaluation of the many tools available for cervical cancer screening program.

SESSION LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
Insight and understanding of the utility and challenges of the various tools available for cervical cancer screening programs.

SESSION SPEAKERS:

  • Suzette Jordaan, National Health Laboratory Services (NHLS)
  • Dr. Tariro Makadzange, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT, and Harvard