ESMO Preceptorship Meetings and Courses

ESMO preceptorships and courses are led by experts and specialists in a particular field and offer close interaction with the faculty to maximise the learning outcomes.

These meetings are educational events on specific topics or cancer types and aim to provide a learning experience and training for young oncologists.

2014 ESMO Preceptorship on Colorectal Cancer

  • Date: 22-23 May 2014, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Application deadline: 15 April 2014 
  • Applications open to ESMO young oncologists (under 40) resident in Europe only

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2014 ESO-ESMO Eastern Europe and Balkan Region Masterclass in Medical Oncology

This residential 5-days programme with full immersion has been designed for medical and clinical oncologists, who wish to improve their skills or those who are preparing for the national or ESMO board exam. The programme will expose participants to a full spectrum of issues in clinical and medical oncology from basic science to advanced knowledge of systemic therapy as well as in the multidisciplinary treatment approach.

  • Date: 27 June-2 July 2014, Brdo, Slovenia
  • Application deadline: 27 April 2014
  • A limited number of places for this Masterclass are available for ESMO members under 40 years of age, with free registration and accommodation. Priority will be given to candidates practising in Eastern Europe and Balkan Region countries.
  • The Masterclass is accredited with 25 ESMO-MORA cat. 1 points.

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2014 ESMO Preceptorship on NET Cancers

  • Date: 11-12 April 2014, Singapore
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  • A limited number of travel grants were available for ESMO members under 40 years of age and resident in Asia. Application for travel grants closed on 12 March 2014.

2014 ESMO Clinical Trials Course for Eastern Europe

  • Date: 11-12 March 2014, Budapest, Hungary
  • Chair: Martine Piccart, Belgium, Co-Chair: Elisabeth de Vries, Netherlands
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  • A limited number of travel grants were available for ESMO members up to and including 45 years of age and practicing in Eastern Europe to attend this course.

2014 ESMO-Christie Lung Cancer Course

  • Date: 12-14 February 2014, Manchester, UK
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  • A limited number of travel grants were made available to enable ESMO Young Oncologists to participate in the course.

2013 Preceptorship meetings

In 2013 we held five Preceptorship Meetings on the following topics: Gastric Cancer (Berlin and Singapore), Colorectal Cancer (Berlin), Prostate Cancer (Berlin and Lugano). The webcasts from the Berlin meetings can be found on OncologyPRO and are open access.

Please contact us (Select ‘Conferences then 'General') for more information.