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Föreläsningar och seminarier A new model of distributed, accessible, affordable cancer care in India

2020-05-27 15:00 - 16:30
Campus Solna Nobel Forum, Nobels väg 1
Professor Arnie Purushotham, King's College London

The Tata Trusts are developing a transformational cancer care programme in India across several states which will impact a population of ~75 million people.

The focus is on the below poverty line in India. As Medical Director of the programme, Professor Purushotham oversees the clinical, training and research work streams. Construction has commenced on 16 cancer hospitals across 7 states with phase 1 of the programme targeted for completion by December 2020.

Lecturer 

Professor Arnie Purushotham

  • Professor of Breast Cancer, King’s College London
  • Director of King's Health Partners Comprehensive Cancer Centre, London
  • Consultant Surgeon, Guy's and St Thomas’, London
  • Medical Director, Tata Trusts Cancer Care Programme, India 

Host: Professor Jesper Lagergren, Upper GI Surgery, MMK

Contact

Jesper Lagergren Professor/överläkare