LOOK no further to be in-the-know on childhood cancer and heart health as Prince Court Medical Centre presents a series of talks in conjunction with Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and World Heart Day.
Cancer and the child patient
Although being diagnosed with cancer can be emotionally disturbing at any age, it is worse when the victim is a child. To understand and engage in the fight against childhood cancer, attend the talks on Sept 22 from 9.30am to 2pm.
The panel of speakers include:
* Prince Court Medical Centre resident clinical oncologist Dr Muhammad Azrif Ahmad Annuar speaking on “Haematological Cancer – How will your Blood help Cancer Patients?”;
* Sessional paediatric (Haematology and Oncology) Dr Eni Juraida Abdul Rahman sharing on “Battling Cancer; The Fight for a Child’s Life”; and
* National Cancer Society Malaysia medical director Dr M. Murallitharan who will address “Supporting Children on their Cancer Journey; Trials and Tribulations”.
Heart health talks
Cardiologists from Prince Court Medical Centre will also deliver talks on making heart-healthy choices that can help reduce the risks of cardiovascular disease.
Take the opportunity to learn about “Cardiovascular Risk Factor & Coronary Artery Disease” from Dr Johan Rizwal Ismail; “Chest Pain – Causes and Management” from Prof Dr David Charles Cumberland; “Women and Heart Disease” from Dr Norazlina Mohd Yusof and “Frequently Asked Questions and Myths Debunked” by Dr Shanker Vinayagamoorthy.
These free talks will be delivered on Sept 29 from 9am to 2pm.
Those interested are encouraged to register to reserve a seat before Sept 25.
Call 03 2160 0000 ext 1369 (Armanda) or ext 1368 (Rosnah), or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information or reservation.