• About Thoracic Oncology Forum (TOF2020)

    GT2020 is featuring the Thoracic Oncology Forum (TOF2020) in collaboration with the Lung Cancer Academy under the Saudi Lung Cancer Association (SLCA) of the Saudi Thoracic Society (STS) that will cover all current topics on Thoracic Oncology. Scheduled to take place on 12-13 March 2020 at InterContinental – Dubai Festival City, UAE, in conjunction with the GulfThoracic Congress 2020.

    To collaborate and lead national and international initiatives in lung cancer control including prevention, education, research and promotion of evidence-based practice, Thoracic Oncology Forum (TOF2020) will be featured over two days covering all aspects of Thoracic Oncology commonly presented at international Thoracic Oncology Conferences, where the (TOF2020) will also include workshops and a wet lab session.

    Topics Included:

    • Advances in the Diagnostic Workup of Lung Cancer
    • Presentations of Rare/ Unusual Cases of Thoracic Malignancies
    • Lung Cancer in the Era of Precision Medicine
    • Management of Early Lung Cancer
    • Tumor Board: Case Personations
    • Immunotherapy in Lung Cancer
    • Role of Multidisciplinary Team in Metastatic Lung Cancer
    • Open Forum- Panel Discussion

    Target Audience:

    Target Audience:

    • Oncologists
    • Pulmonologists
    • Thoracic Surgeons
    • Radiologists
    • Pathologists
    • Physicians in Training
    • Researchers
    • All Physicians with interest in Thoracic Oncology Conference


    Scientific Program, Lectures, and Workshops will be announced very soon.

  • Dear Colleagues,

    On behalf of Saudi Lung Cancer Association (SLCA), we are pleased to welcome you all to the Thoracic Oncology Forum (TOF2020) which will be held in conjunction with GulfThoracic Congress 2020 at the InterContinental Festival City, Dubai, UAE on 12-13 March 2020.

    Thoracic Oncology Forum (TOF) was first conducted in 2012 in conjunction with the GulfThoracic Congress in Dubai. It was founded with the objective of promoting the state-of-the-art knowledge and expertise in the diagnosis and management of thoracic tumors to improve the clinical practice through high caliber scientific meeting, as well as promoting the exchange of knowledge amongst various professionals in the field.

    The scientific committee aims is to provide an attractive scientific program with enhanced scientific and clinical sessions to explore the latest developments, medical advances, cutting edge diagnosis and breakthroughs in the management on all aspects of thoracic oncology.

    At the TOF2020 a strong faculty of high caliber experts will be leading the main program. In addition, TOF2020 is a platform to share updates, challenges and interesting findings in thoracic oncology. All board members of the SLCA and TOF2020 Organizing Committee, warmly looking forward to welcoming you and all your colleagues in Dubai.

    Thank you and best regards,

    Prof. Abdul Rahman Jazieh, MD, MPH
    Chairman, Thoracic Oncology Forum (TOF2020 )
    Chairman, Saudi Lung Cancer Association/ Lung Cancer Academy
    Chairman, Oncology Department
    Professor, King Saud University for Health Sciences
    King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC)
    King Abdullah Specialized Children’s Hospital (KASCH)
    Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs
    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia