Cancer Survivorship Congress 2017

Princess Dina Mired in Yerevan

On April 28th, 2017, Cancer Survivorship Congress took place at the Yerevan State Medical University (YSMU). The organizers were YSMU and the Armenian Association of Hematology and Oncology.

HRH Princess Dina Mired of Jordan, the president-elect of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) delivered a key-note speech at the Congress. During the Congress a Honorary Doctor of YSMU title was awarded to Her Royal Highness for her dedicated service to mankind.

Princess Dina Honorary Doctor of YSMU

Princess Dina Honorary Doctor of YSMU 1

Prof. Dinesh Pendharkar, the Chair-elect of the International Committee of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and visiting professor of oncology at YSMU also gave a speech.

Dinesh Pendharkar at YSMU

During his speech, the Rector of Yerevan State Medical University, professor Armen Muradyan mentioned the importance of such events for the development of cancer care in Armenia.

Princess Dina at YSMU

At the Congress cancer survivors and specialists shared their thoughts and emotions.

Cancer Survivorship panel in Yerevan

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan received Her Royal Highness, Princess Dina Mired of Jordan.

President Serzh Sargsyan and Princess Dina Mired

HRH Princess Dina Mired of Jordan and Prof. Dinesh Pendharkar also visited cancer clinics in Yerevan.

Princess Dina with children at Muratsan Hospital

Princess Dina with patientsPrincess Dina at Muratsan

Princess Dina Mired and prof. Armen Muradyan at Muratsan

Princess Dina in Yerevan



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