The seminar will take place on Wednesday, 9 September 2015, at the Israel Cancer Association Headquarters in Givatayim, Beit Mati, in memory of the late Matilde Recanati, 7 Revivim Street, Givatayim, Suzy Hall, starting at 9:00.
Prof. Avishai Sela, Director of the Institute of Oncology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, will be leading the seminar.
The seminar is geared towards patients, survivors and their families and admission is free!
09:00 - 09:30: Gather and greetings, by Miri Ziv, Director General, Israel Cancer Association
09:30 - 12:30: Lectures:
Risk factors, detection and prevention, by Prof. Ilan Leibovitch, Director of the Urology Dept., Meir Medical Center.
New prostate cancer tests, by Prof. Ofer Yosefovitch, Director of the Oncological Urology Unit, Rabin-Beilinson Medical Center.
Surgical treatment of prostate cancer, by Dr. Dorit Zilberman, Senior Physician, Department of Urology, C. Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer.
Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer, by Prof. Eliahu Gez, Temporary Director of the Oncology-Urology Unit, Institute of Oncology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.
Updates and innovations - hormone therapy and chemotherapy for prostate cancer, by Dr. Raanan Berger, Director of the Institute of Oncology, C. Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer.
Sexual functioning in spite of prostate cancer, by Dr. Ronen Rob, Deputy Director of the Urology Dept., Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
12:30 - 13:00: Intermission.
13:00 - 14:00: Question and answer panel featuring seminar lecturers.
Please click here to view the seminar program in PDF format (in Hebrew).
Due to limited seating, please register in advance using the online form.
You may also register by contacting the ICA Rehabilitation and Welfare Department:
Revital: Tel.: +972-3-572.16.15.
Mali: Tel.: +972-3-572.16.70.
Bus no. 55 from Arlozorov "Tel Aviv Savidor" Central Railway Station headed towards Tel Hashomer, get off one stop after the Givatayim Shopping Mall. Bus no. 31 - from Tel Aviv Central Bus Station headed towards Givatayim.
Travel on Highway no. 4 (Geha), exit at Aluf Sadeh Interchange, and immediately after the tunnel, turn right onto Yitzhak Rabin Boulevard. Paid parking available at the Givatayim Shopping Mall.