Our Up Coming Events

1. Breast and Cervical Cancer Screenings for Government Employees: A Step Towards Empowering Women's Health in Ethiopia

Date:-Oct. 26, 2023, 11:46 p.m. - Oct. 31, 2023, 5:30 p.m.

Host:- Lense Yadete Wordofa


Location:- Office of the Federal Auditor General | The Federal Press Agency | Addis Ababa City Administration Mayor's Office


In a month dedicated to promoting breast cancer awareness, the EKCC team will be providing free breast and cervical cancer screening services for employees of the Office of the Federal Auditor General, the Federal Press Agency, and the Addis Ababa City Administration Mayor's Office in the coming week. This commendable initiative aims to raise awareness about the importance of early detection and prevention of breast and cervical cancers. EKCC's team of experienced healthcare professionals will conduct thorough screenings to identify any potential signs or risks. EKCC is actively contributing to the well-being of employees and emphasizing the significance of women's health in Ethiopia. The upcoming week highlights the fight against breast and cervical cancer, showcasing the commitment towards comprehensive cancer care for all.

 

2. Breast Cancer Screening Campaign for Oromia Regional Health Bureau Employees during October Breast Awareness Month

Date:-Oct. 25, 2023, 8:30 a.m. - Oct. 25, 2023, 5:30 p.m.

Host:- Lense Yadete Wordofa


Location:- Oromia Regional Health Bureau


As part of the October Breast Awareness Month, the EKCC Team organized a screening campaign for employees of the Oromia Regional Health Bureau. The campaign aimed to promote early detection and prevention of breast cancer and cervical cancer by offering free screenings to the dedicated healthcare workers. The team, comprising a nurse midwife, a doctor, and a radiologist, went a step further to ensure comprehensive screenings by offering on-site ultrasound examinations for suspicious cases, enabling timely detection and follow-up for any potential abnormalities. The event not only provided valuable information on breast and cervical caner but also facilitated early diagnosis, empowering the employees to take charge of their well-being. The initiative showcased the importance of proactive measures and highlighted the commitment of the EKCC Team and the Oromia Regional Health Bureau to prioritize the health of their staff and the community they serve.

3. EKCC Launches Lifesaving Cervical Cancer Screening Campaign at Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital starting October 9th, 2023.

Date:-Oct. 9, 2023, 8:30 a.m. - Oct. 20, 2023, 5:30 p.m.

Host:- Lense Yadete Wordofa


Location:- Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital, Addis Ababa


EKCC is thrilled to announce the launch of a cervical cancer screening campaign at Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital, starting on October 9th and lasting for two weeks. This vital initiative aims to raise awareness and provide free, lifesaving screenings to women. EKCC urges all women to take advantage of this opportunity and encourages loved ones to bring their female partners for screening. By prioritizing early detection and prevention, this campaign has the potential to save lives and make a significant impact on the TASH community. Don't miss the chance to participate in this crucial and potentially life-saving campaign!