The Breast Center of Excellence of the Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) organizes its 12th Annual Breast Cancer Conference, Beirut BBCC-12, on February 16 to 17 bringing together various Lebanese and Arab medical associations and non-governmental organizations, and Lebanese and International experts collaborating together in the fight against breast cancer.

This annual scientific meeting has been designed for physicians, researchers, scientists, physicians-in-training and medical students, as well as pharmacists, nurses, patient advocates, breast cancer basic and clinical researchers, policymakers, and research promoters/funders are also encouraged to attend.

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Opening Ceremony & Debate

The New National Cancer Control Plan for Lebanon


Journalist Nisrine Zawahra


Nagi El-Saghir, MD | Head, Hematology Oncology, AUBMC

Ali Taher, MD | Director, Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute, AUBMC

Maroun Sfeir, MD | President, Lebanese Society of General Surgery

Roger Khater, MD | President, Lebanese Society of Medical Oncology

Youssef Bakhash, MD | President, Lebanese Order of Physicians

Fadlo R. Khuri, MD | President, AUB

Firass Abiad, MD | Caretaker Minister of Public Health, Lebanon

For the program details please check the website on:…/Intern…/BBCC/Pages/default.aspx

Call for Abstracts
To submit your abstract, please send an email to Mr. Bilal Al Mohtar on For details on the abstract submission criteria please click here.
Abstract Submission deadline is January 19, 2024.

Registration (Pre-registration is mandatory. Deadline for registration is February 15, 2024 at 12pm Beirut Local Time.)
FREE registration! To register please click on the link below:…/BBCC/Pages/Registration.aspx