The burden of cancer due to inequalities and its likely causes
Programme stream(s): Early detection / diagnosis and prognosis , Treatment
Speaker: Bernard Rachet, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Speaker: Jo Waller, University College London, UK
Speaker: Nancy Keating, Harvard Medical School and Dana Farber. USA
Date and time: Tue 06-Nov-2018, 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Room: Hall 1
The session will provide an overview of the state-of-the-evidence on the presence, magnitude and likely cause of inequalities in cancer pathways (with particular emphasis on inequalities in screening, diagnosis and treatment) and survival, and their likely causes.