Aim of Course
This course will explore in depth the novel oncoplastic approach to breast cancer surgery where plastic surgical techniques are used to improve the oncological and esthetic outcomes of breast cancer surgery.
The systematic approach will address topics from treatment planning through various oncoplastic surgical techniques, methods to improve surgical resection margins and improving patient satisfaction.
The course will provide a practical,workshop-based approach for surgeons to achieve the best cosmetic results in breast cancer surgery without compromising cancer surgery outcomes.
Tibor Kovacs, Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Isabel T. Rubio, Hospital Universitario Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, SP
Andrew Baildam,Barts and The London Hospitals, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
Giuseppe Curigliano, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, IT
Marjut Leidenius, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, FI
Zoltán Mátrai, National Institute of Oncology, Budapest, HU
Ricardo Pardo, Hospital General Universitario de Ciudad Real, Ciudad Real, SP
Jean-Yves Petit, Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Milan, IT
Philip Poortmans, Dr. Bernard Verbeeten Instituut, Tilburg, NL
Lynda Wyld, Sheffield University, Sheffield, UK
Ideal Course Candidate
- General surgery residents with breast interest
- Residents in Breast Surgery, Surgical Oncology
- Specialist breast surgeons with traditional training
- Breast surgeons who wish to develop their oncoplastic skills
- Gynecologists with breast interest or with breast sub-specialty
- Plenary lectures
- Case-based discussions and treatment planning
- Oncoplastic MDT decision making tools
- Video based discussion sessions
Registration fee is 550EUR for ESSO members and 700€ fee for non-members is 700EUR. The fee includes registration to the course, coffee breaks and lunches and a social dinner.
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