SBASSE to Conduct Talk on Breast Cancer

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 1:30pm
Smart Room, SBASSE 4th Floor

Risk and New Dimensions: The Challenges and Future Research Directions - Breast Cancer

Guest Speaker: Dr. Syed Aziz

Date: December 13, 2017
Time: 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Venue: Smart Room, SBASSE 4th Floor, LUMS

Host: Dr. Shaper Mirza

Breast cancer is the most common cancer worldwide, and the second leading cause of cancer death. Finding the exact etiology, earliest possible detection, best possible prognostic factors and targeted therapy have been the focus of most research projects and we are involved in prognostic markers.

Dr. Syed Aziz did his PhD from University of Karachi in 2003, one-year postdoctoral fellowship from the University of Ottawa 2006. Since October 2006, Dr. Aziz has been working as a Scientist at Health Canada and is cross appointed as professor of Pathology at University of Ottawa.