The former Minister for Health and now Minister for Education – Rosy Akbhar, was yesterday present at the “Together Let’s Win Against Cancer” Conference, that was held in Nadi.
The conference which is designed to address various issues related to Cancer, and also to chart the best possible way forward, to combat the disease.
Scores of doctors and medical professionals turned up to the conference, to discuss and deliberate on ‘burning’ topics, related to cancer treatment in Fiji.
These medical professionals and doctors from around the western division were yesterday part of the Nadi Cancer Conclave to discuss numerous facts of cancer treatment.
Former Health Minister Rosy Akbhar brought to the fore the importance of family support for patients and women in particular who are living with Cancer.
She emphasised on the support from home that could mean a difference to patients.
Akbar acknowledged the doctors and medical professionals who work with constraints in the public health systems.
The conference which is the Nadi edition also featured doctors from MIOT international in Chennai India.