Centre for Cancer Research: International Webinar Series Episode-3

“Gastrointestinal Malignancies”

10 December 2020

 Centre for Cancer Research Centre, FMHS UTAR, successfully accomplished the International Webinar Series Episode-3 “Gastrointestinal Malignancies” on 10th December 2020 12:00 – 2 PM (Malaysia time: GMT +8) via the Zoom Meeting Platform, UTAR. A total of 111 participants (undergraduate & postgraduate students, Specialists, allied health staffs and specialist) from the various institutions and universities ( Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, Taiwan, Thailand and Myanmar) were participated in a fruitful discussion and Q&A session of the event.

Opening Address: Professor. Dr. Lim Yang Mooi gave a warmly welcome opening speech to both national and international the participants. The event was officially commenced.

Second Speaker: Professor Dr Nyo Nyo Win talked about approach to the paediatric patients with intestinal obstruction in paediatric Surgery and discussed the principles of management.

Third Speaker:  Dr Aung Lwin presents about updates in the management of gastric cancer patient with highlights on the advanced surgical management of early gastric cancer. 

Fourth Speaker: Professor Ts Dr Lim Yang Mooi shared the experience about her research project: Anticancer Properties of Maslinic Acid and emphasize on role of research and innovation in the management of cancer patients. 

Closing Remarks: Clinical Associate Professor Dr.Yan Naing Soe addressed the closing remarks on behalf of CCR International webinar organising committee, expressing appreciation and acknowledgement to the participants and speakers, highlighting future collaboration among national and international institutions and universities.