Aim of the Advanced Course
This highly interactive workshop is at the cutting edge of current concepts of surgical treatment of breast cancer. It will focus on the evidence-based clinical practice and technical aspects of breast cancer surgery, within multidisciplinary approach.
The programme includes state-of-the-art lectures, "meet the expert"-type workshops and case discussions aiming at facilitating the interaction between participants and teachers.
Marjut Leidenius, Helsinki University Central Hospital, FI
Lynda Wyld, University of Sheffield Medical School, UK
Fatima Cardoso, Champalimaud Cancer Center, Lisbon, PT
Maria João Cardoso, Champalimaud Cancer Center, Lisbon, PT
Michael Douek, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Päivi Heikkilä, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinkin, FI
Tibor Kovacs, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Fiona MacNeill, The Royal Marsden, London, UK
Christos Markopoulos, Athens University Medical School, Athens, GR
Elizabeth Charlotte Moser, Champalimaud Cancer Center, Lisbon, PT
Philip Poortmans, Dr. Bernard Verbeeten Instituut, Tilburg, NL
Isabel Teresa Rubio, Vall d'Hebron Hospital, Barcelona, SP
The ESSO Advanced Course on Breast Cancer Surgery is organised in partnership with EUSOMA (European Society of Breast Cancer Specialists).
Ideal advanced Course Candidate
- Senior residents (last 2 years of specialisation) with clinical interest in breast cancer)
- Surgical oncologists
- Breast surgeons within 5 years of ending specialisation residency
- Medical and radiation oncologists with 3-5 years of experience in the treatment of breast cancer patients.
- Plenary lectures
- Case discussions
- Meet-the-expert-type workshops
Attendance is limited to 40 participants and admitance is by competitive application.
Participation fee is 500 EUR for ESSO and EUSOMA members and 650 EUR for non members. The fee includes registration to the course, coffee breaks and lunches and a social dinner.
Application must include
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