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Tunisian Women Mathematicians Association TWMA in partnership with the gender unit of the University of Sousse organize an event on the occasion of May 12th. It will be held at ESSTHS (the Higher School of Science and Technology of Hammam Sousse), on Thursday May 12, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This day is celebrated in its 4th edition by women mathematicians of the world. Note that the day is dedicated to Mariam Mirzakhani, the only woman winner of the Fields medal (2014). She died in 2017 from breast cancer. The theme chosen this year is
"Mathematics for the benefit of oncology"

The event brings together mathematicians, doctors and physicists.

May 12 program:
09h00-9h30: Welcome of participants
09h30-10h15: Opening remarks
• Official opening: President of the University of Sousse
• Director of the host institution (ESSTHS)
• Representative of the gender unit of the University of Sousse
• President of TWMA
10:15-10:30 a.m.: Dr. Yosra Soussi, Presentation of the day of May 12
10.30-10.50 a.m.: Dr. Latifa Lassoued, Faculty of Medicine Sousse “Breast Cancer”
10:50-11:30 a.m.: Breast cancer screening
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: Coffee break

Presentations on the theme: Mathematics for the benefit of oncology
12h00-12h30: Pr. Saloua Aouadi, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis
“Analysis of a coupled EDP-ODE model of tumor growth”
12:30-1:00 p.m.: Pr. Moncef Mahjoub, National School of Engineers of Tunis
“Mathematical modeling and study of some problems
inverses related to cardiac electrophysiology»
1:00-1:30 p.m.: Pr. Chérif Dridi, Center for Research in Microelectronics and
Nanotechnology “SMART innovAtive Nano-technology based
strategies for CANCER prevention and early diagnosis:
1:30-2:00 p.m.: Dr. Emna Ghezaiel, Graduate School of Science and
Technology of Hammam Sousse “Identification of an embedded
tumor using the topological sensitivity analysis method»
2:00-2:30 p.m.: Delivery of certificates and closing of the day.

Type of event
Event visual

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Sousse university, ESST de Hammem Sousse
4000 Hammam Sousse

Name of the Organisation
TWMA and GEO (Tunisian Women Mathematicians Association and Gender Equality Office of Sousse University)