ESMO Women for Oncology Sessions

Participate in an ESMO Women for Oncology Session

In an effort to support female oncologists wishing to attain leadership roles, ESMO continuously seeks to generate occasions where women oncologists can be inspired by exceptional role models and build relationships that can support their career advancement. Don’t miss the ESMO Women for Oncology Session at the annual ESMO Congress! 

Coming soon: ESMO Women for Oncology Session at ESMO Asia 2016, Singapore

  • Friday, 16 December 2016, 16:30 – 18:00, hall 325
  • Chairs: Sumitra Thongprasert, TH; Solange Peters, CH

ESMO 2016 Women for Oncology session – 9 October 2016

  • Sunday, 09 October 2016 – 09:00-10:30, Bern room
  • Chair: Solange Peters, Switzerland

ESMO Women for Oncology Session - 27 September 2015

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Solange Peters

Women oncologist leaders met at the ESMO Women for Oncology Session on Sunday 27 September during ECC 2015 to discuss challenges women face in their career development, to network and inspire future generations.

Solange Peters (Switzerland), Chair of the ESMO Women for Oncology Committee and Martine Piccart (Belgium), founder of the initiative, guided the discussion on these important topics.

Frances A. Shepherd from the Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Toronto, Canada, gave important hints to women for developing a successful career. Eva Thalmann from Jannsen Europe, Austria reported on challenges faced by women in the industry sector and on interesting initiatives to face them.

Frances A. Shepherd, Julie M. Vose, Eva Thalmann and Tamara Allen share their views and perspectives on the ESMO Women for Oncology initiative.

ESMO Women for Oncology Session and Award Photo Gallery

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(Please select the category: Women for Oncology Committee)