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Dubai - UAE, 12 August 2014:

MCI Middle East is proud to announce the 6th edition of UAE Cancer Congress 2014, to be held atGrand Hyatt, Dubai from 30th October to 1st November, 2014.

The most anticipated oncology event in the Middle East, the UAE Cancer Congress is presented by Al Noor Hospitals Group and Gulf International Cancer Center, under the conference theme: “Promoting Excellence in Oncology

“UAE Cancer Congress has established itself as one of the most premiereeventswith thousands of delegatesattending each yearfrom all over the Middle East, Asia and Europe.The event has become an annual meeting place for Oncologists, Radiologists, Pathologists, Pharmacists, Nurses, General Practitioners and surgeons to attend specialised sessions on cancer”, commented by President of the Congress.

Dr. Kassem Alom CEO of Al Noor Hospitals Group commented: “We are very pleased to be the Presenting Sponsor of the UAE Cancer Congress, which is an excellent platform for us not only to shed light on cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment options but also to exchange expertise and views with leaders in the field.”

Dr. Aly Abdel Razek, Executive Director and Chief of Radiation Oncology at Gulf International Cancer Center (GICC) said: “We are looking forward to our participation in the 6th edition of the UAE Cancer Congress, where experts in the field will join forces to talk about oncology related topics and exchange best practices and knowledge”.

The scientific committee has received the largest number of abstracts this year from professionals and the best ones will be offered travel and research grants. The event will feature sessions that promote a multidisciplinary approach to oncology covering areas, including Lung, Gynecology, GI, Head & Neck, Breast Surgical, Nursing, Nutrition and Imaging.

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About Gulf International Cancer Center: 

The Gulf International Cancer Center was established in 2007, offering today high quality oncology treatments to cancer patients including, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hormonal treatment, cancer diagnosis, staging using PET/CT scans, and counseling for cancer education and prevention.  Gulf International Cancer Center is the first out-patient medical facility in the GCC to provide cancer care following US clinical standards, in collaboration with “The George Washington Medical Center”.
The center is managed by a highly experienced medical team from North America and Europe. GICC received its Joint Commission International accreditation in January 2011 and was re-accredited in 2014, meeting the international health care quality standards for patient care and organizational management.

About Al Noor Hospitals Group:

Al Noor Hospitals Group is a leading private healthcare provider serving the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and the wider region through its portfolio of hospitals and medical centers for over 25 years. Al Noor Hospitals are accredited by Joint Commission International (JCI) and are equipped with advanced medical technologies.

Al Noor Hospitals Group provides primary, secondary and tertiary care at the highest quality to cater to the healthcare needs of the community through innovation, collaboration, service excellence, diversity and a commitment to patients’ safety.

The three hospitals located in Khalifa Street, Airport Road and in Al Ain, house state-of-the-art clinical and surgical facilities in the fields of cardiology, oncology, nuclear medicine, orthopedic, neurology, cosmetology, bariatric-advanced laparoscopic surgical procedure for obesity, pediatric care, neonatal intensive care, obstetrics, gynecology and more.

Today, Al Noor Hospitals Group branches are found to be widely accessible for all those seeking exceptional healthcare services. The group currently operates a number of medical facilities ranging from hospitals to clinics that are spread across Abu Dhabi City, Western Region, Al Ain and Muscat. Website:

For further detail on the information contained in this press release, please contact:

Muhammed Aamir
Marketing Manager

MCI Middle East
Tel: +971 (4) 311 6300