In the bid to ensure that members are kept abreast of recent developments in the breast cancer space especially in the face of the novel covid-19 pandemic, BRECAN organized a day workshop for members aimed at furnishing them with the necessary information.
The event which took place at BRECAN Centre in Ibadan on Saturday, 2oth of June, 2020 had BRECAN members in attendance and a few members of the public. Three topics (sessions) were were handled by the different facilitators. Breast Cancer; Manifestations, Managements and Challenges was handed by Dr. Mutiu Jimoh of the Department of Radiation Oncology, University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan. The Fight Against Cancer; The Role of Diet Therapy was handled by Miss Ibukun Oyinloye a registered Nutrionist from the Faculty of Public Health, UCH, Ibadan. The last topic was on, Exploring Behavioural Change Communication in Breast Health Awareness Campaign s handled by Mr. Promise Ihezie, the Chief Operating Officer of BRECAN Oyo state.