On the 10th of April, 2016, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka organized a Continuing Medical Education (CME) dedicated to the Late Dr. Humayun Ahmed on increasing public awareness on Colorectal Cancer, which is a largely preventable and treatable disease.
We were honored to have the presence of Ms. Meher Afroz Shaon, the special guest of this event, who spoke about her personal account regarding this ordeal. Dr. S. K. Basu, Coordinator & Senior Consultant-General & Laparoscopic Surgery, and GI & Breast Onco surgery provided an overview of Colorectal Cancer; and Dr. Lutful L. Chowdhury, Senior Consultant – Gastroenterology will speak on the topic of “Apollo’s Experience in Carcinoma in the Colon.” A panel discussion consisting of Prof. (Dr.) Md. Muzibur Rahman Bhuiyan, Coordinator & Senior Consultant – Gastroenterology, Dr. Iqbal Murshed Kabir, Consultant – Gastroenterology, Prof. (Dr.) Md. Hafizur Rahman Ansary, Senior Consultant – Oncology, and Dr. Mohammad Farid Hossain, Consultant – General, Lap & G.I Surgical Oncology, was held with an interactive session with the audience.
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka’s consultants and staff, as well representatives from different corporations and patients were present during the session.