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Treatment of breast cancer and how to prevent cancer

Treatment of breast cancer and how to prevent cancer

Date & Time: 2021.07.18 (Sunday) 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Venue: Hong Kong Central Library (Lecture Theatre, G/F)
Speaker: Prof. Roger NGAN
(Clinical Professor, Department of Clinical Oncology, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong)
Dr. Polly CHEUNG
(Specialist in General Surgery; Founder, Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation)
Dr. Cecilia FAN
(Professional Development and Quality Assurance Service-Consultant (Family Medicine), Department of Health)
Organiser: Jointly organised by the Hong Kong Public Libraries and the Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society
Remarks: Seminar will be cancelled if Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is in force at or after 11:30 a.m..
Enquiry: Promotion and Programming Unit, Hong Kong Central Library
(Monday to Friday: 9:00a.m. - 1:00p.m.; 2:00p.m. - 5:30p.m.)
Telephone: 2921 0285

The Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society
Telephone: 3921 3851

This seminar provides detailed information on the treatment of breast cancer, in particular the physiological as well as psychological impact surgery has on breast cancer patients. It also explains from different angles how to prevent cancer.

Topic 1: An overview of breast cancer
Topic 2: Breast cancer surgery and its physiological and psychological impact on cancer patients
Topic 3: How to prevent cancer — a comprehensive analysis

Conducted in Cantonese.

Free admission by ticket. First come, first served.

Registration for the seminar: Please call 3921 3851 or visit from 28.6.2021 to 15.7.2021 for registration. Successful applicants may collect the admission tickets at the reception desk of Lecture Theatre, G/F, Hong Kong Central Library 20 minutes before the seminar starts.