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ETC call for applications 2022

Do you want to play an active role in society and support ESSO's educational activities? If so, please consider applying for the Educational & Training Committee. The deadline for nominations is 31st July 2022.


Workshop-State of the Science neoadjuvant treatment of soft tissue lesions and surgical localisation

This Sirius Medical workshop will take place on 22 September 2022 at Erasmus MC in Rotterdam. Seats are limited, hurry to register!


Digital EJSO 48/6

The June 2022 issue of European Journal of Surgical Oncology is now available.


Launch of the joint survey on the impact of the war in Ukraine on cancer services

As a member of Special Network on the Impact of the War in Ukraine on Cancer, ESSO invites you to participate in this survey before 10 July 2022 and appreciate your help in disseminating it in targeted countries.


Call for abstracts: BASO~ACS Annual Scientific Meeting 2022

The Association for Cancer Surgery welcomes abstracts on all cancer-related topics for Research, Audit, QIP Trainee, Student, MDT and Collaboratives Prizes. Abstract submission deadline: 15th Aug 2022.


ECR 2022-Free registration for ESSO members

The European Congress of Radiology (ECR) 2022 will take place from 13 to 17 July 2022 in Vienna, Austria, and online. Enjoy free registration as an ESSO member if register before July 5.


ESSO infographic in multi-languages released

Read the ESSO infographic also in German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, and French! Let the value of surgical oncology be spread in your country!


MD Anderson Cancer Center International Surgical Oncology Fellowship 2023

Don’t miss this wonderful one-year fellowship opportunity! Applications will open on 1st June 2022.


New educational patient cases released

In the context of our partnership with Nutricia, a pioneering nutritional solutions provider, we are happy to share with you the latest patient cases of nutrition therapy for cancer patients.


Channels to support the Ukrainian Society of Surgical Oncology and cancer patients in Ukraine

The destruction of health facilities and enormous shortage on medical supplies in the country put Ukrainian cancer patients in critical circumstances. Here are few channels to offer your support.


ESSO statement on the implementation of the Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan released

With this statement, ESSO commits fully and offers insight on how surgical oncology experts can actively contribute to the success of Europe’s Beating Cancer plan


Press release: Strategic Partnership between ESSO and Sirius Medical will advance Oncology Surgery

ESSO is happy to announce its collaboration with Sirius Medical, a leader in tumor navigation technology. This partnership will support our surgical oncology community with a wide range of high quality educational activities.



ESSO 41 Welcome Video

Our Scientific Chair and Congress Chair invite you to apply for early registration for ESSO 41 by 15 August 2022.

ESSO Infographic

Discover the value of surgical oncology and ESSO's recommendations to unlock its potential in 7 languages


European Cancer Organisation's multilingual resource webpage to help cancer patients in Ukraine. 

ESSO Endorsed and Recommended events

ESSO also supports or recommends scientific events organised by other medical societies, hospitals or institutions that are deemed relevant and of particular interest for the surgical oncology community. All events listed on the ESSO website have been reviewed and approved by the ESSO Website & Editorial Committee.

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