Workshop on Cancer Alertness

Workshop on Cancer Alertness

The problem of oncological diseases has remained relevant up to now and is significant from the standpoint of medical and social aspects.

On April 24, 2023, fifth year students of the foreign department of NCJSC “Semey Medical University” Zeeshan Ali and Dua-e-Meeqat organized a seminar on cancer awareness of the population under the auspices of «Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Center» (Pakistan), which provides free treatment for 75% of patients. This event was attended by more than 100 participants from among students and teachers. The speakers gave the reports about the prevalence of cancer according to world statistics and typical types of cancer in different age groups in detail. The annual report of «Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Center» for 2021 was also presented to the attention of the audience. The seminar aroused great interest among the audience. At the end of the speeches, the speakers were awarded certificates.

Such meetings have a motivating effect on students’ cognitive activity. Gratitude is expressed to the organizers, speakers and participants of the workshop.