ICA invites the public to a Seminar on prostate cancer which will be held on Wednesday, September 9, 2015


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 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.


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif Prof. Avishai Sela, Director of the Institute of Oncology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, will be leading the seminar. 


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif The seminar is geared towards patients, survivors and their families and admission is free!

Seminar Program


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 09:00 - 09:30: Gather and greetings, by Miri Ziv, Director General, Israel Cancer Association 


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 09:30 - 12:30: Lectures:

bul3 Risk factors, detection and prevention, by Prof. Ilan Leibovitch, Director of the Urology Dept., Meir Medical Center. 

bul3 New prostate cancer tests, by Prof. Ofer Yosefovitch, Director of the Oncological Urology Unit, Rabin-Beilinson Medical Center.

bul3 Surgical treatment of prostate cancer, by Dr. Dorit Zilberman, Senior Physician, Department of Urology, C. Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer.

bul3 Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer, by Prof. Eliahu Gez, Temporary Director of the Oncology-Urology Unit, Institute of Oncology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.

bul3 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.

bul3 Sexual functioning in spite of prostate cancer, by Dr. Ronen Rob, Deputy Director of the Urology Dept., Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 12:30 - 13:00: Intermission.


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 13:00 - 14:00: Question and answer panel featuring seminar lecturers.


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif Please click here to view the seminar program in PDF format (in Hebrew).




Big-Bullet-SQR.gif Due to limited seating, please register in advance using the online form.

Big-Bullet-SQR.gif You may also register by contacting the ICA Rehabilitation and Welfare Department:


bul3 Revital: Tel.: +972-3-572.16.15.
bul3 Mali: Tel.: +972-3-572.16.70.
bul3 Silvia: Tel.:+972-3-572.16.18.
bul3 Michal: Tel.:+972-3-572.16.78.




Big-Bullet-SQR.gif Public Transportation:

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.


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif Private Vehicle:
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.