5th International Cancer Congress

March 17, 2023 to March 18, 2023

The 2023 International Cancer Congress (ICC2023) is the 5th annual oncology conference organized by the Binaytara Foundation in Janakpurdham, Nepal. ICC2023 meeting will provide an opportunity to hear from the leading national and international experts on gastrointestinal malignancies and breast cancer. 

This 2-day in-person educational program will cover data supporting guidelines, recommendations and recent advances regarding therapeutic options for patients with cancer. On completing the program, learners will gain a deeper understanding of the pathogenesis, diagnostic evaluation and therapeutic modalities available for a breadth of malignancies, and the ability to integrate guideline-based treatments, new therapeutic modalities and diagnostic approaches into clinical practice.

Target Audience

  • Medical Oncologists
  • Surgeons
  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Pathologists
  • Primary care providers
  • Nurses
  • MD, MS Residents
  • Medical Students


Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the activity, participants will be able to:

  • Choose new therapeutic options for the treatment of several common malignancies, understanding appropriate indications and contraindications to these therapeutic approaches.
  • Discuss emerging data and evolving recommendations regarding the individualization of chemotherapy, surgery and radiation therapy for patients with common malignancies
  • Integrate evolving diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic approaches to the management of patients with cancer.
  • Apply practical expertise gained from the clinical situations with an emphasis on data-based approaches to patients with cancer in resource-limited settings.
  • Compare and contrast the safety and efficacy profiles of therapeutic strategies that impact management of patients with cancer
Course summary
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/17/2023 - 8:00am PDT
Event ends: 
03/18/2023 - 12:00pm PDT

March 17, 2023
08:00 – 09:30 GI cancer session 
Updates in systemic management of colorectal cancer – 20 minutes
Radiotherapy in management of rectal cancer – new updates – 20 minutes
Systemic therapy in hepatobiliary cancer – 20 minutes
Case-based panel discussion – 30 minutes

09:30 - 11:00  GU Malignancies 
Local therapy of prostate cancer – 20 minutes
Management of advanced prostate cancer – 20 minutes
Advances in systemic management of bladder cancer – 20 minutes
Case-based panel discussion – 30 minutes

11:00 - 12:00  Skin Cancer 
Systemic therapy in melanoma – 20 minutes
Surgical management of melanoma – current standards – 20 minutes
Non-melanoma skin cancers – 20 minutes

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch 

13:00 – 14:30 Abstract presentation 

14:30 – 16:00 Women’s cancer session 
Surgical management of breast cancer: overview – 20 minutes
Adjuvant therapy in breast cancer – 20 minutes
Metastatic breast cancer – selection of optimal treatment – 20 minutes
Case-based panel discussion – 30 minutes

16:00 – 17:00 Gynecologic Oncology session 
Surgical management of ovarian cancer: overview – 20 minutes
Systemic therapy in ovarian cancer – 20 minutes
Management of non-metastatic cervical cancer – 20 minutes


March 18, 2023
08:00 – 09:00 Head and Neck oncology 
Principles of surgery – 20 minutes 
Adjuvant therapy in head and neck cancer – 20 minutes
Case-based panel discussion - 20 minutes 

09:00 - 10:00  Pathology in cancer diagnosis
Immunohistochemistry – 20 minutes
Flow cytometry – 20 minutes 
Genetics – 20 minutes

10:00 - 10:15  Break 

10:15 - 11:15  Thoracic Oncology
Lung cancer surgery – current standards - 20 minutes
Adjuvant therapy in NSCLC – 20 minutes
Principles of management of metastatic NSCLC – 20 minutes

11:15 – 11:30 Best abstract presentation

11:30 – 11:40 ICC-NCEF Young Scientist Award 2023

11:40 – 12:00 Adjourn

Sitasharan Hotel
Janakpur Sub-metropolitan City 23




Commercial Support Acknowledgment

This activity is supported by an Independent Medical Education Grant from Pfizer, Inc.

If you are interested in exhibiting at this meeting, please visit our exhibit page here - https://education.binayfoundation.org/exhibit-information



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If you currently live in Nepal and would like to attend the 5th ICC, please deposit your registration fee at Citizen Bank, Janakpur, A/C no 0310100000391201 (Account name: Binaytara Cancer Trust), then come back to this website to upload your receipt and complete registration.

Registration fees for attendees from Nepal:

  • Consultants: NPR 3000
  • Other Healthcare Providers: NPR 2000

Note: The total number of registration for paramedics will be limited to 40; all paramedics must pre-register to attend –  on site registration will not be available.

If you currently live outside Nepal and want to attend the 5th ICC, please register through the Binaytara Foundation Education Academy here.

Registration fees for attendees currently living outside Nepal:

  • Physicians – $200.
  • Other healthcare providers and researchers – $100

The Binaytara Foundation Education Academy accepts US Dollars only. 

All attendees must show their photo ID for check-in. Admission to the conference hall will not be permitted without a valid photo ID. 

Registration fee is non-refundable