Adult Cancer Program Special Seminar – Prof Jim Dickinson (Canada)

Event date :
Monday, March 4, 2013 - 11:00 to 12:00
Event Type :
Lowy Cancer Research Centre
Location :
Level 4, Lowy Cancer Research Centre, UNSW Kensington Campus (C25)
Open to :
Lowy Cancer Research Centre, UNSW Medicine Staff , Students, Hospital Staff and affiliates
Number of seats available :
Booking deadline: 
Contact for bookings
Cristina Kennett email
Contact for inquiries
Karen Canfell

The Adult Cancer Program (ACP) is honoured to have Professor Jim Dickinson speak at a special ACP seminar "When should we start and stop cervical screening? Evidence from Canada".

Professor Dickson is Professor, Department of Family Medicine at the University of Calgary. A graduate of the University of Queensland, Prof Dickinson went to Canada for family practice residency training at McMaster University and a fellowship at McGill University. After completing both he returned to Australia where he earned his PhD on preventive work in general practice. In 2010, he was appointed as a member of the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care. His research interests include cervical and lung cancer screening, preventive health care and influenza and vaccination.


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