Launching of the national cancer treatment guidelines

30 Oct 2010

The United Nation Development Progaramme’s project “TOKTEN” and the Council of Development and Reconstruction (CDR) are organizing a workshop to launch the “National Cancer Treatment Guidelines” adopted by the Ministry. The workshop will take place on Saturday October 30th at 9:00 am at the Syndicate of Doctors in Furn el Chebbak. 

In cooperation with the Ministry of Public Health and TOKTEN project and in coordination with Lebanese and expatriates specialist (including experts from the American Medical Center MD Anderson), a national committee was formed to develop the guideline and the treatment protocols of cancer disease. This booklet aims to provide evidence based international standard of care for the ministry’s patient with proven efficacy and ability to control the disease in most cases.