USU organizes the oncology forum “Modnikov Conference”
The XIV scientific conference “Modnikov Conference. Implementation of the national project “Combating Oncological Diseases”: educational aspect" is to take place on October 25 in Ulyanovsk. The forum is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Department of Oncology and Radiation Diagnostics of Ulyanovsk State University.
“Modnikov Conference” has been held since 2004 in memory of the outstanding scientist and doctor, the founder of the Department of Oncology and Radiation Diagnostics, Ulyanovsk State University, professor, doctor of medical sciences, honored scientist of the Russian Federation Oleg Pavlovich Modnikov.
The organizer of the Modnikov Conference is Ulyanovsk State University. The conference partners are the Ministry of Healthcare of the Ulyanovsk Region, the Association of Russian Oncologists, the Association of Oncological Institutions of the Volga Federal District, and the Russian Association of Palliative Medicine.
The conference will be held at the House of Children and Youth’s Creativity (50, Minayev St.), the conference starts at 9.30. Doctors of the oncological clinic, primary oncology rooms of polyclinics in the region, primary care physicians, healthcare organizers, university teachers, clinical residents, and students are going to participate in the forum.
The program includes reports on modern approaches to the diagnosis of malignant tumours, the possibilities of anticancer treatment and rehabilitation in oncology. The participants are going to focus in the issues of the implementation of the national project “Healthcare”, and the work of the higher medical school. The conference will be attended by experts from Moscow, Kursk, Tyumen, Samara and Kazan.