Highlights from the 3rd Breast-Gynecological International Cancer Conference 2011

Jacob Mathew, Prakash Vishnu, Edith A. Perez

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


The 3rd Breast-Gynecological International Cancer Conference, supported by the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO), was held in Cairo (Egypt) on 13-14 January 2011. The meeting was conducted under the patronage of Egypt's Ministry of Health, with the scientific committee led by Heba El Zawahry from the National Cancer Institute (Cairo, Egypt), and Yasser Abdel Kader from Cairo University (Cairo, Egypt). Several important updates and multifaceted issues in the management of various breast and gynecological cancers were addressed in this conference. Leading physicians and scientists from 12 different countries shared their expertise and views. This meeting was a good opportunity to meet fellow professionals from all parts of the world and discuss complex and interesting case studies. In this article, we highlight pertinent sessions and important topics discussed in this meeting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)701-704
Number of pages4
JournalExpert review of anticancer therapy
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Pharmacology (medical)


Dive into the research topics of 'Highlights from the 3rd Breast-Gynecological International Cancer Conference 2011'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this