Find out why you should join, what you will gain and how to apply to become a member of ESMO
See the full list of benefits that ESMO members enjoy including access to OncologyPRO, subscription to Annals of Oncology and reduced meeting registration fees.
A unique networking resource for ESMO members wishing to contact one another.
We have a network of National and Regional Representatives who act as ambassadors of ESMO’s mission in their respective country or region.
The member panel gives feedback on ESMO products and services through the completion of regular online surveys. Would you like to contribute?
The ESMO Examination is a valuable assessment tool for practicing medical oncologists and an excellent opportunity for medical oncologists in training to assess their knowledge.
ESMO’s flagship scientific journal, Annals of Oncology, publishes editorials, reviews, original articles and letters related to oncology
If you’ve already sat the ESMO exam, then take a look at our CME opportunities.
ESMO E-Learning can now be found on OncologyPRO
ESMO V-learning can now be found on OncologyPRO
ESMO M-Learning can now be found on OncologyPRO
ESMO Scientific Meeting Reports can now be found on OncologyPRO
ESMO handbooks and other publications can now be found on OncologyPRO
Don't miss our 20 new and updated Guidelines! 2013 titles include: Penile cancer, Waldenström's macroglobulinaemia, and Gestational trophoblastic disease
Download the new version of our App with the latest Pocket Guidelines for professionals and Guides for Patients
ESMO practice tools can now be found on OncologyPRO
Manuscripts from ESMO Consensus Conferences can now be found on OncologyPRO
ESMO Spotlights can now be found on OncologyPRO
The webcasts from the ESMO Symposium on Immuno-Oncology are now available online (free access)
Save the date for Sarcoma & GIST 2014. 18-19 February 2014, Milan, Italy.
Signalling Pathways 2014, will take place in Sitges, Spain, 28 February –1 March 2014.
26-29 March 2014. Save the date! The European Lung Cancer Conference 2014 will be held in Geneva, Switzerland.
8-10 May 2014. Mark you diary now for the IMPAKT 2014 breast cancer conference in Brussels, Belgium.
ESMO World GI 2014 took place from 25-28 June 2014 in Barcelona, Spain.
Don't miss out! Add the dates to your diary: ESMO 2014, 26-30 Sep 2014, will take place in Madrid, Spain.
View the complete list of ESMO oncology conferences including partnership, labelled and supported meetings.
Webcasts from the 2013 Preceptorship Meetings on Gastric Cancer, Prostate Cancer and Colorectal cancer held in Berlin are now available in the ESMO webcast library
Access information and reports from past ESMO events
The European Cancer Congress 2013 took place in Amsterdam, Netherlands: 27 Sep –1 Oct 2013
Addressing the daily needs of ESMO young oncologists
Invest in your future and the future of cancer care. Learn more about our Oncology Fellowship Programme.
The latest oncology jobs can be found here, including information on how to post a job.
ESMO has developed a number of awards, which profile the commitment of the society to recognise excellence in the field of oncology.
The Recommendations are a set of guidelines with for clinical training in medical oncology. The 2010 update is now available in Portuguese.
ESMO fosters the advancement of cancer research by supporting clinical trials workshops to inspire young oncologists from different disciplines across the globe to become the next generation of active researchers.
Discover the results of the ESMO Survey on the challenges of female oncologists carried out in August 2013.
Guides for Patients are designed to assist patients and their relatives. Available now on mobile app in 4 languages!
Now available in Spanish and Turkish, our Guide for Patients with Advanced Cancer is designed for patients, their family members and oncologists.
The ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care accreditation programme recognises cancer centres which provide comprehensive services in supportive and palliative care as part of their routine care.
Read the reports from the ESMO/EAPC opioid survey and the oncologist/patient communication survey.
An integral part of our mission is to keep patients informed about the latest advances in cancer care.
ESMO Patient Seminars encourage communication between patients, families, oncologists and healthcare professionals.
Medical oncology is included among the medical specialities covered by the European Commission Directive 2005/36/EC.
ESMO’s political initiatives aim to promote the profession of medical oncology and keep cancer policy high on the European healthcare agenda.
ESMO position statements and recommendations can be downloaded here.
Rare Cancers Europe is a multi-stakeholder initiative dedicated to putting rare cancers firmly on the European policy agenda.
International Access to Opioids: Opioids for Cancer Pain Management
ESMO seeks to eradicate cancer at its earliest stages through effective cancer prevention awareness and advocacy campaigns.
Published in 2013 – Ann Oncol 2013; 24 (Suppl 6): vi33-vi38.
Authors: N. Colombo, E. Preti, F. Landoni, S. Carinelli, A. Colombo, C. Marini, C. Sessa