Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma: a new Perspective on Diagnosis And Treatment


Scientific Program:

1st Day: Wednesday (December 5th)

09:00 a.m.:

Opening ceremony


09:30- 10:55 a.m.

    Diagnosis Panel: Prof. Dr. Yazdi, Dr. Baghaei (moderator)


Keynote Speaker:                           Prof. Dr. Saadi Khochbin (45 min.)

“Cell Identity Loss in Cancer: a Source of New Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets”

(Language: Farsi)

Prof. Dr. Sophie Rousseaux (20 min.)

"Systematic search for ectopically expressed genes in malignancies: lung cancer as a use case"

(Language: English)

Dr. Pouyan Aminishakib (20 min.)

MicroRNAs: Promising diagnostic/prognostic biomarkers in initiation and progression of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 (Language: Farsi)


10:55- 11:30 a.m.

Coffee break


11:30 a.m.- 01:30 p.m.

Treatment Panel: Prof. Dr. Eslami, Dr. Karimi, Dr. Mirmohammad Sadeghi (moderator)


Surgery: Dr. Ata Garajei (30 min.)

“New Techniques in Maxillofacial Reconstruction”

 (Language: Farsi)

Chemotherapy: Dr. Sanambar Sadighi (30 min.)

" New Aspects of Systemic Therapy of Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma"

     (Language: Farsi)

     PathologyDr. Samira Derakhshan (30 min.)

     "Ectopic Expression of Tissue Restricted Genes in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Reliable Prognostic Factor

     (Language: Farsi)

     Psychology: Dr. Nazanin Mahdavi (30 min.)

    "Psychological Considerations for Cancer Patients" 

     (Language: Farsi)

01:30- 02:15 p.m.

Lunch & Praying


02:15- 04:15 p.m.

 Case-based Discussion Panel: Dr. Shirkhoda (Coordinator)

 (Language: Farsi)

- Dr. Manifar (Oral & Maxillofacial Medicine)

- Dr. Garajei (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery) 

- Dr. Zarrati (Maxillofacial Prosthesis)

- Dr. Sharifian (Radiology)

- Dr. Sadighi (Chemotherapy)

- Dr. Kazemian (Radiotherapy)

- Dr. Aminishakib (Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology)


2nd Day: Thursday (December 6th)

08:00 a.m.- 01:00 p.m.

Workshop for Human Cell Culture Principles: Dr. Farzaneh (Coordinator)