ESMO Young Oncologists Corner

Whether you are in training or a fully-qualified oncology specialist, ESMO offers young oncologists a wealth of opportunities: educational courses, fellowships and workshops where you can refine your skills and gain access to the latest developments in your field.

2016 - New chair and new members in the Young Oncologists Committee

The Young Oncologists Committee (YOC) is happy to introduce its new chairperson Matthias Preusser, Associate Professor of Medicine at the department of Medicine and Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna.

ESMO Fellowship programme

Boost your career and broaden your horizons with an ESMO Fellowship! Not too sure how to proceed with your application? Watch this presentation on how to write a successful fellowship grant application.

Floriana Morgillo

Floriana Morgillo

Floriana Morgillo from Italy, who was awarded an ESMO translational reseach fellowship says:
“The translational research fellowship gave me the opportunity to complete my research in my field and grow as an independent researcher. I had the opportunity to meet international scientists, to present my data at international conferences and to share my knowledge. Having the opportunity to do this fellowship represented a step forward in career development.”
Read Floriana's full report and see the presentation about her fellowship.

2016 Fellowship applications now open - get more details and apply here!

Preceptorship courses

ESMO Preceptorships take place throughout the year in Europe and Asia and cover a range of topics. Check out which courses are currently open for applications, from this page you can also access webcasts previous preceptorship courses.

Want to know the details? Take a look at the Preceptorships FAQs page and read the testimonials where participants in previous courses share their experiences.

Travel grants for ESMO conferences

It is possible for ESMO Young Oncologists to attend some of the ESMO conferences by simply applying for a travel grant. You will be required to submit a letter of introduction and motivation as well as a short CV, by a defined deadline. At ESMO conferences to which you can submit abstracts, you can alos apply for a travel grant at the time of your abstract submission. Find all the details under the Conference that interest you.