Satellite Cancer Conference Multan

Surgical Oncology Society Pakistan (SOS-PK) organized a one day conference at Auditorium of Nishtar Medical College on Saturday, 4th December, 2010.

Around two hundred doctors from Multan, Bahawalpur and Lahore attended the conference.

Professor Muhammad Arshad Cheema, President SOS-PK and Chairman Department of Surgery King Edward Medical University, delivered state of art lecture on the management of Breast Cancer. Professor Zafar Ali Khan, General Secretary SOS-PK and Professor of Surgery Allama Iqbal Medical College  spoke on Management of retroperitoneal tumours while Professor Abul Fazal, Vice President SOS-PK and Professor of Surgery Services Institute of Medical Sciences, spoke on Role of Laparoscopy in cancer treatment. Professor Pasha of Nishtar Medical College presented paper about sentinel lymph node biopsy in cancer breast and demonstrated it Live from the theatre. Professor Javed Iqbal of Bahawalpur Medical College talked about Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Liver resection. Dr. Amir Riaz Bhutta presented history of SOS-PK and its future in Pakistan.

In the end Professor Akhtar Ali Tahir thanked to the participants and assured full support for the forth coming 3rd National Cancer Surgery Conference at Lahore on 2nd-5th February, 2011.