ESMO Preceptorship on Neuroendocrine Neoplasms 2018: Lugano

Lugano, Switzerland - 13 Apr - 14 Apr 2018

Learning objectives

  • To learn about best clinical practice in the multidisciplinary management of gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) and thoracic neuroendocrine neoplasms (NEN) patients
  • To learn about the biological and clinical principles of diagnostic and therapeutic strategy
  • To understand the importance of terminology, pathological and clinical classification, morphological and functional characterization of disease
  • To learn how to manage the integration of several different therapies in patients with advanced disease
  • To learn how to apply into clinical practice information coming from medical literature, guidelines and recommendations

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How to apply

Application is via online form. During the application process you will be required to upload the following:

Application deadline

Application for the course is now closed.

Who can apply

While this course is primarily aimed at oncologists resident in Europe, application is open to all ESMO members.

To apply ESMO membership is mandatory. If you are not an ESMO member, or need to renew your membership, please visit the  ESMO membership pages.

What's included

Successful applicants will benefit from complimentary course registration and accommodation.

Travel grant

In addition to the course registration and the hotel accommodation, a travel grant of maximum 600 euros is offered to selected applicants as a contribution versus their travel costs. The reimbursement will be processed after the course against original invoices/vouchers. Please be aware that visa costs are NOT covered by the travel grant and are the participant's responsibility.


  • Nicola Fazio, Italy
  • George Pentheroudakis, Greece


Novotel Lugano Paradiso
Viale San Salvatore 11
6900 Lugano-Paradiso, Switzerland