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 Immunotherapy of Cancer

  • Date: 19-20 November 2014, Lausanne, Switzerland
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  • A limited number of travel grants will be available for  ESMO members under 40 years of age and resident in Europe. Application deadline extended: 27 October 2014.

NB: ESMO is pleased to offer the possibility to combine this preceptorship with the Immuno-Oncology Symposium in Geneva, 21-22 November with free registration and subsidised accommodation. If you would like to take advantage of this great opportunity, please tick the appropriate box when you fill in the application form for the preceptorship.

Apply now to participate

2014 ESMO Preceptorship on NET Cancers

  • Date: 28-29 November 2014, Leuven, Belgium
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  • A limited number of travel grants will be available for ESMO members under 40 years of age and resident in Europe. Application deadline extended: 27 October 2014.

Apply now to participate

2014 ESMO Preceptorship on NSCLC

  • 14-15 October 2014, Frankfurt, Germany (delayed until 2015)
  • Due to unforeseen circumstances we will be delaying this preceptorship until 2015. If you have applied for this preceptorship we will contact you with the new details. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2014 ESMO Preceptorship on Prostate Cancer

  • Date: 16-17 October 2014, Lugano, Switzerland
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  • A limited number of travel grants are available for  ESMO members under 40 years of age and resident in Europe. Application for travel grants closed on 29 August 2014.

Past Preceptorships and Courses

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

View the webcasts from this meeting on OncologyPRO

  • Date: 27 June-2 July 2014, Brdo, Slovenia
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  • The Masterclass is accredited with 25 ESMO-MORA cat. 1 points.
  • A limited number of travel grants (including registration and accommodation) were available for ESMO members under 40 years of age. Application for travel grants closed on 27 April 2014.

2014 ESMO Preceptorship on Colorectal Cancer

View the webcasts from this meeting on OncologyPRO

  • Date: 22-23 May 2014, Prague, Czech Republic
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  • A limited number of travel grants were available for ESMO members under 40 years of age and resident in Europe. Application for travel grants closed on 15 April 2014.

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

View the webcasts from this meeting on OncologyPRO

  • 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.