The Health Committee of the Association, headed by Dr. Amina Hassab, organized a symposium entitled “Prevention and early detection of gastrointestinal diseases and tumors” by Prof. Assem Rustam, Professor of Oncology and Prof. Osama Abada, Professor of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, on Thursday, April 4, 2019. At the Assembly headquarters.

The seminar was chaired by Eng. Mohamed Sabri, Chairman of the Board of Directors and attended by Dr. Mohamed Moharram, Dr. Amjad Al-Attal, Mr. Hesham Abou El Ela, members of the Board of Directors and a number of members
The main goal of the symposium is to raise awareness about how to prevent diseases and the importance of early detection and periodic examination, which increases the treatment and recovery rates, Dr. Amina said.

It was agreed during the symposium that the society will lead a medical initiative to support the new medical center in Sidi Bishr for the early detection of breast tumors and gastrointestinal endoscopy.

In accordance with the directives of Dr. Amjad Al-Attal, Secretary-General, the Health Committee will prepare a list of tests required for the various age stages of all diseases to be circulated to members.