Lancet Oncology Commission Session

Ensuring sustainable healthcare systems: The Lancet Oncology Commission on Medical Imaging and Nuclear Medicine

Lectures

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Lancet Oncology - Goals and scope of The Lancet Oncology Commission on Medical Imaging and Nuclear Medicine

Lancet Oncology - Goals and scope of The Lancet Oncology Commission on Medical Imaging and Nuclear Medicine

07:01May Abdel Wahab, Vienna / Austria

Learning Objectives
1. To provide information on the scope and aims of the project.
2. To provide information on the data collection methodology.
3. To provide an overview of the related efforts of the IAEA.

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Lancet Oncology - Global utilisation of imaging and nuclear medicine in oncology

Lancet Oncology - Global utilisation of imaging and nuclear medicine in oncology

10:13A. Scott, Melbourne, VIC / Australia

Learning Objectives
1. To provide information on the results of the equipment and workforce global survey.
2. To provide information on gaps identified in low- and middle-income countries.
3. To outline technology advances that can improve the delivery of imaging to cancer patients.

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Lancet Oncology - Health economic analysis of cancer imaging

Lancet Oncology - Health economic analysis of cancer imaging

14:07R. Atun, Boston, MA / United States

Learning Objectives
1. To outline the methodology and results of health economics analysis for imaging in cancer at a global and country level.
2. To outline the investment in imaging required for improved health outcomes.
3. To present an investment case for cancer imaging.

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Lancet Oncology - Overview and recommendations

Lancet Oncology - Overview and recommendations

09:08H. Hricak, New York, NY / United States

Learning Objectives
1. To provide a summary of results.
2. To provide recommendations for policy and investment with respect to the imaging of cancer patients at country and global levels.
3. To highlight how the commission's findings may aid in the implementation of the 2017 Cancer Resolution "Cancer prevention and control in the context of an integrated approach".

Moderators

Moderator

David Collingridge

London, United Kingdom

Speakers

Presenter

May Abdel-Wahab

Vienna, Austria

Presenter

Andrew Scott

Melbourne, Australia

Presenter

Rifat Atun

Boston, United States

Presenter

Hedvig Hricak

New York, United States