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Open lecture entitled "Cancer: Strategies and priorities for prevention"

Prolepsis sponsored by Novartis Oncology, organizes an open lecture with Graham A. Colditz, MD, DrPH, Niess-Gain Professor in the School of Medicine, Department of Surgery and Associate Director Prevention and Control, Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine entitled "Cancer: Strategies and priorities for prevention".

"ETHREAT" Pilot course

A pilot course in the framework of the European project with the title European Training for Health Professionals on Rapid Response to Health Threats was organized in Athens between the 23rd and the 25th of May 2007. The main objective of the ETHREAT pilot course was to receive feedback from trainers and trainees in order to improve the educational package that is the major deliverable of the project.

Prolepsis Seminar on “Forces of Change: New Strategies for the Evolving Health Care Marketplace”

Panel of experts meeting for the development of occupational health indicators

The meeting took place in Athens on the 25th and 26thof February 2007 and Prolepsis participated in the meeting as one of the project partners.

Prolepsis in the two-day multi-conference "Money-Show"

Prolepsis will participate in the two-day multi-conference "Money-Show" that will be held 3-4 December 2005 in Hilton Hotel. The central organiser of the event is the Hellenic-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Presentation on "Best Practices in Prevention of Risks in Construction: The European Dimension"

Presentation of Dr Athena Linos, Associate Professor of Athens Medical School, on "Best Practices in Prevention of Risks in Construction: The European Dimension", for the Symposium entitled "Safety and Health in the Construction Industry", organised by the Cyprus International Institute for the Environment and Public Health in association with Harvard School of Public Health, in Cyprus, 10 November 2005.

Presentation on "Agricultural injuries and illness"

Presentation of Dr Athena Linos, Associate Professor of Athens Medical School, on "Agricultural injuries and illness", for the training course: "Fundamentals of Occupational Health: Basic Prevention and Clinical Principles", organised by the Cyprus International Institute for Environment and Public Health in association with Harvard School of Public Health, in Cyprus, 7-9 November 2005.

Seminar on Medical Writing

A seminar on Medical Writing was organised on the 3rd and 4th of September by Prolepsis and Novartis