Dear Partners,

It is with great excitement that EOS announces the 2nd Emirates Oncology Society Annual Conference 2021 – Hybrid Edition, due to unfold physically on September 2nd and 3rd, 2021, at the Intercontinental Hotel Dubai Festival City, in exclusive scientific collaboration with eminent faculty from MD Anderson Cancer Center and other International renowned oncology institutions.

The conference aims to bring the latest advances in the management of various cancers, as well as the most efficient models of implementing these updates into clinical practice. The scientific topics selected for presentation and discussion will reflect the most sought-after oncology advances in our region and the foremost research and strategies in oncology care in the USA that directly impact patient wellbeing. Expert MD Anderson faculty will place the latest findings into clinical context and discuss how the new outcomes may change the current standards of care.

To support this exquisite scientific content, our digital platform will allow for presentation, discussion, analysis, and HCP participation and interaction with the industry, aimed at a successful digital experience for all participants.

The scientific content is designed for and addressed to EOS members and all interested physicians and healthcare professionals from the UAE and the CC region, such as oncologists, radiation specialists, medical surgeons and not only.

The EOS scientific committee successfully collaborates with the Dubai Health Authority for local CPD accreditation, as well as the Royal College of Physicians UK & Canada for international recognition of its educational program.

We sincerely hope that you will make the most out of your participation in the 2nd EOS Annual Conference 2021 and look forward to meeting you all for another memorably valuable experience for all our stakeholders in this wonderful opportunity!

Best Wishes,

Prof. Humaid Al-Shamsi

The Emirates Oncology Society is dedicated to promoting and fostering the multidimensional care of cancer patients throughout the United Arab Emirates, by bringing together all of the practicing cancer specialists across all disciplines.

To help our cancer patients face one of the greatest challenges in their lives and be cured of their disease, their treating physicians, surgeons, radiation therapists, oncology nurses, social workers, pharmacists, cancer researchers and dietitians require easy access to the latest scientific knowledge and technology available.

The EOS aims to provide its members with cutting-edge information to make this goal a measurable reality for all of patients.

Prof. Humaid Al-Shamsi
Dr. Aydah Al Awadhi
Prof. Nuhad Ibrahim
Prof. Robert Wolff
Dr. Falah Al Khatib
Dr. Deborah Mukherji
Dr. Hassan Jaafar
Dr. Ibrahim Abu-Gheida
Dr. Saeed Rafii
Dr. Syed Tirmazy

Key Topics

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunotherapy
  • Imaging / Radiotherapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Palliative Care
  • Different Types of Carcinoma
  • Lung Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • GI Oncology
  • Lymphomas
  • Other Malignant Tumors

Target Audience

  • Oncologists
  • Surgeons
  • Radiologists
  • Pathologists
  • Research Scholars and Students
  • Medical¬† Devices Companies
  • Cancer Biologists and Oncologists
  • Cancer Stem Cell Specialist
  • Nurses

Directly connected to the Dubai Festival City Mall, InterContinental Dubai Festival City features a 23 m outdoor pool that extends onto a balcony with panoramic views of Dubai Creek. A full-service spa with aromatherapy is offered.

All rooms at InterContinental Dubai Festival City are sunny and fitted with large windows overlooking the skyline. Each one is fitted with a flat-screen TV with multilingual channels.

Guests can enjoy a variety of dining options including Karam Al Bahr which serves authentic Lebanese seafood, or Pierre’s – open in the evening only from 6:30 headed by renowned Michelin star Chef Pierre Gagnaire for a sensorial nightlife experience. After an energizing workout at the gym, guests can enjoy a relaxing massage at the spa. An array of aromatic therapies are available for guests to choose from.

InterContinental Dubai Festival City has direct access to Dubai Festival City Mall, with over 500 retail stores, and is home to the record-breaking IMAGINE water, laser, light & fire spectacle.

Dubai International Airport is a 10-minute drive away from InterContinental Dubai Festival City. The property offers airport transfers available upon request.


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