ESMO 2017: Women for Oncology Session

Join us for the ESMO Women for Oncology session at ESMO 2017!

Women for Oncology Session
Saturday, 9 September 2017
11:00 – 12:30, Alicante Auditorium
Chairs: Solange Peters, CH; Frances Shepard, CA

11:00 Numbers and perspectives: The situation of women medical oncologists

Speaker: S. Peters, Lausanne, CH

11:10 Round-table: Gender disparities in the medical field: The Basic Researchers and Surgeon perspective

Moderator: M. Casiraghi, Italy

Discussants: S. Peters, CH; P. Cornet, BMS; C. Dive, UK; F. A. Shepherd, CA; J. Tabernero, ES

11:35 Round-table: How to address equal gender opportunities at a political level? What politicians can do

Moderator: C. Diaz, ES

Discussants: S. Peters, CH; P. Cornet, BMS; C. Dive, UK; F. A. Shepherd, CA; J. Tabernero, ES

12:00 Round-table: Step by step: how could ESMO drive changes?

Moderator: F. A. Shepherd, CA

Discussants: S. Peters, CH; J. Tabernero, ES; F. Ciardiello, Italy

12:20 W4O Award Presentation

Presenter: F. Ciardiello, Italy

12:22 W4O Award Recipient lecture

Speaker: Frances A. Shepherd, Canada 

12:30 Q&A and Closing remarks