Barcelona hosts ESMO Congress 2019
On September 27, the Congress of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) kicked off in Barcelona. Uzbekistan delegation also attends the event.
It should be noted that the Congress of the European Society for Medical Oncology is one of the authoritative events of the international level in this area. This event, organized by the ESMO, is attended by more than 30 thousand oncologists, scientists, physicians from more than a hundred countries of the world.
As in the whole world, serious attention is also paid in Uzbekistan to the development of activities on the early detection of cancer and creation of improved cancer treatment methods and the organization of its medical screening. The activities of the Republican Specialized Scientific and Practical Medical Center for Oncology and Radiology and its regional branches are being radically improved. Screening projects are being carried out in the regions for early detection of a number of oncological diseases. Vaccination against human papillomavirus is being introduced into the National Vaccination Schedule to prevent cervical cancer.
President of ESMO Josep Tabernero emphasized similar success achieved along with important results of world science and medicine in the medicine of Uzbekistan.
The Congress will continue until October 1.