ESMO-ESO Medical Students Course on Medical Oncology 2016: Acknowledgements

Special thanks to the following associations for their co-operation in the promotion of the course

European Medical Students’ Association 

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EMSA is the European Medical Students' Association, with a network of over 100 Faculties from 27 countries across Europe.
EMSA was founded in Brussels in 1991. It integrates medical students in Europe through activities organized for and by medical students and representing them in Brussels. EMSA seeks to improve the health and quality of care of the citizens of Europe, by acting as a conduit of increased interaction and sharing of knowledge between European medical students in the areas of medical education, ethics, science and European integration.

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University of Valencia

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The University of Valencia is one of the oldest universities in Spain, and the oldest in the Valencian Community. It is regarded as one of Spain's leading academic institutions. The University was founded in 1499, and currently has around 55,000 students.

There are three campuses:

  • The Burjassot Campus houses the colleges of Biology, Pharmacy, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and the School of Engineering.
  • On the Blasco Ibañez Campus the Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, Philosophy and Educational Sciences, Psychology, Geography and History, Languages, Physical Education, Physiotherapy and Nursing.
  • The third campus, Tarongers, houses the Schools of Law, Economics and Business, Social Sciences, and the School of Elementary Teacher Training, which moved from its previous location near the Blasco Ibañez Campus.

The University is committed to keeping and establishing links with universities world-wide, either through bilateral agreements or by taking part in international programmes and networks.

Thanks to international exchanges, students from different nationalities and cultures live and work together at the Universitat de València.

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