Increasing knowledge of evidence-based treatments for locally advanced and metastatic urothelial carcinoma and strengthening the capacity for prospective clinical data collection and collaborative research.
Date: November 21, 2023, 17:00 – 19:30 Beirut Local Time via Zoom
In recognition and admiration of their efforts, dedication, and their outstanding accomplishments throughout the past year:
The Palliative and Supportive Care team won the “AUBMC Best Interprofessional Team Award”, on the 28th of September.
The NKBCI actively promotes the development and dissemination of information resources on cancer prevention, management, and treatment as well as well being through the patient’s cancer journey.
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CLINICAL EXPERTISE IN HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY
NKBCI: AN INSTITUTE FOCUSED ON ALL ASPECTS OF DISEASE
NEWLY ESTABLISHED ONCO-FERTILITY PROGRAM
THE CANCER SUPPORT FUND
NEWLY ESTABLISHED PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY PROGRAM
WELCOME TO THE NAEF K. BASILE CANCER
The Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute (NKBCI) at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) is a state-of-the-art adult cancer facility providing comprehensive cancer treatment and research.
The Institute was established through the generous contribution of the Naef K. Basile Foundation. The late Lebanese-American physician’s lifelong wish was to give back to his country of birth, founding an institute that would compare with the best cancer centers in the world.
The NKBCI relies on multidisciplinary specialized teams to diagnose and treat cancer and fosters health education programs to raise awareness on cancer prevention and early diagnosis.
NEW: LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE PROGRAM
The Naef K. Basile Institute is pleased to offer Lymphatic Drainage treatment to cancer patients suffering from Lymphadema during their cancer journey.
Consult your physician for recommended treatment and the Lymphatic Drainage Program to learn more.
For apointments: Contact the Physical Therapy Department on 01-315000 ext 6645 – 6648
LAUNCH OF THE LEBANESE PALLIATIVE CARE SOCIETY
Led by Dr. Rana Yamout, director of the Palliative and Supportive Care Program at NKBCI/AUBMC.
Mission: Raising awareness about palliative care and end of life care, increasing access for all chronic illness patients, promoting education and training through scientific meetings, and encouraging new national research.
With the aim to build a supportive community ensuring outstanding care in Lebanon.
NEW! PATIENT INFORMATION RESOURCES
MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR
The NKBCI is an exciting and growing institute with leading clinicians, educators, and scientists working together to improve patient care. Our faculty participates in a full-range of academic activities that includes basic science research, clinical research, and teaching. We aspire to be a reference in medical care, leading innovation in the treatment of cancer in Lebanon and the region.
Ali Taher, MD, Ph.D., FRCP