Beirut Breast Cancer Conference (BBCC)
  • Beirut Breast Cancer Conference (BBCC)

    ​​Organized by the Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute Breast Center of Excellence and the Continuing Medical Education Office at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC).

    ​ The 7th Annual Breast Cancer Conference, Beirut BBCC7, brought together the Lebanese Order of Physicians, Lebanese Order of Nurses, Lebanese Order of Pharmacists, various Lebanese and Arab medical associations and non-governmental organizations,​​​​ and Lebanese and International experts collaborating together in the fight against breast cancer. The program included updates on breast cancer patient assessment and treatment planning, management of chemotherapy side effects, breast conservative surgery, breast reconstruction, new advances in chemotherapy, anti-HER2 targeted therapy and hormonal therapy and ovarian function suppression, CDK4/6 inhibitors, Checkpoint Inhibitors Immunotherapy, PARPi, as well as new research abstracts, as well as two pharmacy and NGO workshops.

    This annual scientific meeting was designed for physicians, researchers, scientists, physicians-in-training and medical students, as well as pharmacists, nurses, patient advocates. Breast cancer basic and clinical researchers, policymakers, and research promoters/funders are also encouraged to attend.

    Stay tuned for Beirut Breast Cancer Conference in February 2020.