ESMO National Representatives and Membership Committee: Major Achievements

2012

  • Signature of reciprocal membership agreements with DGHO (Germany), SEOM (Spain) and OeGHO (Austria)
  • First ESMO National Representative Spring Summit in Brussels with ESMO leadership
  • Launch of the ESMO Ambassador programme
  • Launch of the National Representative Bulletin

2011

  • First get-together of European National Society leaders and NRs during congress

2010

  • Launch of the reciprocal membership agreement with AIOM (Italy)
  • Establishment of Steering Group
  • Reorganisation of the National Representatives Committee and merging of the Membership Committee

2008

  • MOSES III Survey

2007

  • Lobby for the recognition of medical oncology as a separate speciality on a European level

2006

  • MOSES II Survey

2004

  • Dissemination and translation of the ESMO-ASCO Recommendations for a Global Core Curriculum in Medical Oncology
  • First membership campaign

2003

  • Intensified lobbying for recognition of medical oncology

2002

  • Translation and dissemination of the ESMO Minimum Clinical Recommendations, especially in Central and Eastern Europe

2001

  • MOSES I Survey

1999

  • National Representative Committee established