World Head and Cancer day related country wide Programmes
Colombo and Peradeniya, Sri Lanka | 26 Jul 2016 to 06 Aug 2016
Name of Host : WM Tilakaratne, Prasanna Jayasekara
Name of Institution : Centre for Research in Oral Cancer and National Cancer Control of Sri Lanka
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Brief Summary :
Multiple events were jointly organized by National Cancer Control Programme and Centre for Research in Oral Cancer. The events started with a conference on smokeless tobacco, arecanut and oral cancer followed by a Press conference, cancer awareness walk, Island wide school poster competition on Head and Neck cancer and the final award ceremony with the participation of Minister of Health.
Media Coverage :
All the TV channels, Radio and printed media gave a wide publicity.
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