(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Peninsula
DOHA:Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) will host several workshops on the sidelines of the Thyroid Cancer Conference on April 19 and 20. Awareness workshops will be held under the theme ‘thyroid vitality' to coincide with the thyroid cancer awareness month — April.
Thyroid cancer is one of the most common cancers in Qatar ranking second among women according to Qatar National Cancer Registry (QNCR, 2015).
Workshops will include a number of topics. The first workshop, which will be held on April 19, will target the public and includes awareness session about thyroid cancer, the available services in Qatar regarding of thyroid gland, methods of self-examination of thyroid cancer and medical consultation for skin care for people with thyroid cancer.
The second workshop, which will be held on April 20, targets people who living with thyroid cancer and presents many topics as the most important information and medical advice required at a stage after treatment, yoga for thyroid health to reduce stress. Methods of detection of injury to families of people who living with thyroid cancer.
Thyroid cancer conference will organise by QCS at The Ritz-Carlton, in cooperation with Ministry of Public Health, Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar Doctor's Society, and Qatar Austrian Medical Team.
Thyroid Cancer Conference is a global platform more than gathering 1,000 specialist and an expert in various areas and more than 20 top national and international experts and Speakers , 18 Sessions healthcare professionals.