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Talk: Urgent call for cancer awareness in francophone Africa

4:00pm-5:00pm on Friday 22 March

Times shown are in GMT (UTC +0) up to the 26th March. For events on or after 27th March times are in BST (UTC +1).

Alliance Française Cambridge, Lecture theatre, 1 Red Cross lane, CB2 OQU

In this presentation, Dr Yvonne Joko Walburga Fru MD, MSc, DPhil will take the audience through the epidemiology of cancer in French-speaking Africa. She will talk about the most common cancers, the risk factors, the prevention measures that are in place, and the challenges of cancer treatment and research on the sub-Saharan African continent, with a focus on French-speaking Africa.

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Booking/Registration is: RECOMMENDED

Additional Information

Age: Young Adults 12 – 18, Adults
Format: Talk
Timing: In person
Cost: Free
Event Capacity: 80
Theme: Health, Society
Accessibility: Full access

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