“What I thought was a benign tumor is actually a stage IV malignant cancer with a bit of metastases to the lung..” - Marsha Alyssa RF - Jakarta, Indonesia Read more for this inspiring story.
affects everyone – the young and old, the rich and poor, men, women and
children – and represents a tremendous burden on patients, families and
societies. Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the world,
particularly in developing countries. Cancer is a leading cause of death
worldwide and accounted for 7.6 million deaths (13% of all deaths) in
2008. Approximately 70% of cancer deaths occur in low- and middle-income
countries." - WHO
#forabetterworld Liga Medika Faculty of Medicine Universitas Indonesiapresents I N A M S C Indonesia International (bio)Medical Students' Congress
CALL FOR ABSTRACT / REVIEW! Submission deadline: February 28th 2013 23.59 GMT +7 Presentation: May 1st - 4th 2013 in INDONESIA! Theme: CANCER
INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM Keynote Lecture: World Health Organization International Symposium: Prof. Hisaji Maki, PhD Nara Institute for Science and Technology, Japan "Molecular mechanisms relating to spontaneous mutagenesis, genetic instability, and cancer development"