Cancer Programs
The Breast Cancer Screening Program
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Breast cancer is the leading cancer in Abu Dhabi, UAE, and accounting for 25% of all cancers. It is the second killer for women after cardiovascular diseases. Half of the women diagnosed with breast cancer are below the age of 46 years. HAAD Breast Screening Program was established in 2008. HAAD Recommends that women 40 years and above undergo regular screening with mammogram every two years and annual clinical breast exam. The program goal is to reduce mortality from breast cancer, through early detection and treatment of breast cancer. A list of facilities providing breast cancer screening services can be accessed by clicking here. If you are a woman 40 years or more, book your appointment now. Read more on breast cancer on this link.
Colorectal Cancer Screening Program
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Cervical Cancer Prevention and Screening Programs
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Cancer Awareness & Education
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Community Capacity Building (CCB) programs
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Abu Dhabi Central Cancer Registry
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Cancer Screening Registries
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Palliative Cancer Care
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