Radiation Oncology Course


There has been remarkable improvement in the survival of childhood cancer in developed countries. One of the major reasons is application of multi modality treatment.  Radiation is an important aspect of treatment of solid tumor in children. Most children are now treated on an international protocol with specific radiation guideline. Children Cancer Hospital organized the Advanced Certification Course on Radiation Treatment in Childhood and Adolescent Cancer at Children Cancer Hospital on March 1, 2014 to bring uniformity in the radiation treatment of children in Pakistan.

Dr. Nadeem Abbasi -Head of Radiation at Aga Khan University of Health was the speaker in this one day workshop. The participants included Doctors and faculty members from different hospitals of Pakistan.