Gynae with HPV and Breast Cytology Symposium 2019 was held on 3rd to 4th August 2019 at the Auditorium, UniKL City Campus KL, the heart of Malaysia. This year MSOC symposium held in conjunction with our 7th AGM, was a successful collaboration between UniKL MESTECH and MSOC. This symposium aimed to provide the knowledge and overview of HPV DNA Cervical screening as well as shared experience from our invited speakers. The main speakers for this symposium was Dr David Papadimos from Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology, Queensland, Australia; currently the partner incharge of the Cytology Department. He is also the chair of the RCPA National Cervical Screening Program Workforce Project Steering Committee. He has shared interesting and informative experience on the current strategy in cervical cancer prevention that has been on going in Australia. Among other invited speakers were Dr Zakiah Mohd Said, Dr Nor Hayati Yunus and Dr Wong Yin Ping. The response from the participants was so overwhelming with total participants of more than 100.
During the meeting, an gyne cytology quiz was held with money prizes as award. 3 top winners are Dr Siti Sarah bt Zainal Abidin (PPUM), Asmazila Baharoom (PPUKM) & Dr. Putra Aduka Bin Hamzah (Hosp. Sultanah Bahiyah).
Malaysian Society of Cytology
MALAYSIAN SOCIETY OF CYTOLOGY (Persatuan Sitologi Malaysia)
Cytopathology Unit, Department of Pathology,
UKM Medical Centre, Jln Yaacob Latif,
56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA,