DEALING WITH CANCER
Information on Dealing with Cancer has just been published: in English + Arabic
Consult and download the new guide !
More than $5M raised in cancer patients fundraiser
A contribution exceeding all expectations, by a community of donors, the Cancer Support Fund and the Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute on December 22nd, for which cancer patients and providers, are profoundly grateful.
Walk In Piano Concert - Harmonies of Peace
The Cancer Support Fund in collaboration with Al Bustan International Music Festival
is pleased to invite you to attend a Walk-In Concert HARMONIES OF PEACE with the outstanding Pianist
Alexander Malofeev – Wednesday 1 March 11.30am, Halim and Aida Daniel Academic and Clinical Center – AUBMC
NEW SUPPORTIVE CARE CLINIC
To help patients better understand their diagnosis, discuss their treatment plan and help them manage symptoms
To schedule an appointment contact 01-315 000, Ext. 8092.
Location: AUBMC, ACC Building, 5th floor
Date and Time: Mondays from 8 am till 12 pm
Fridays from 1 pm to 5 pm
VACCINATION BOOSTER SHOTS MATTER
Cancer patients are at higher risk of severe COVID-19. BOOSTER dose shots are HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.
BOOSTER doses at AUBMC are available at the University Health Services (Sawwaf building, second
floor, medication room).
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays between 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Wednesdays between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
STAY UPDATED WITH THE NAEF K. BASILE CANCER INSTITUTE
The NKBCI actively promotes the development and dissemination of information resources on cancer prevention, management, and treatment as well as COVID-19 response for cancer patients.
Click the link below for more information:
NKBCI: AN INSTITUTE FOCUSED ON ALL ASPECTS OF DISEASE
CLINICAL EXPERTISE IN HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY
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.
SCHEDULE AN ONLINE CONSULTATION
Request an online apointment with a Hematology Oncology Specialist or learn how to schedule one through MyAUBHealth.
You can also contact the call center directly on 01- 759 618.
NEW! PATIENT INFORMATION RESOURCES
On Dealing With Cancer, Management of different types of Cancer, Covid-19, Healthy living, tobacco and cancer at our Information Resources section and our Pinterest account.
COVID-19 VACCINATION BOOSTERS
Vaccination for cancer patients under treatment and survivors followed by BOOSTER shots is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.
Consult our specialists for more information on COVID-19 vaccination BOOSTER shots.
If you are 12 years or older and immunocompromised, you are eligible to receive a BOOSTER dose at AUBMC.
Keep vaccination records with you for your booster doses.
WALK IN PIANO CONCERT
The Cancer Support Fund in collaboration with Al Bustan International Music Festival, organized a Walk-In Concert “HARMONIES OF PEACE” with the outstanding Pianist Alexander Malofeev – Wednesday 1 March at 11.30am
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
PALLIATIVE AND SUPPORTIVE CARE
UPDATED: PATIENT INFORMATION RESOURCES