There are many good reasons to become an ESMO member. Find out why you should join Europe's leading medical oncology society
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.
The ESMO membership booth will be at several oncology meetings throughout the year. See where we'll be next!
We have a network of National and Regional Representatives who act as ambassadors of ESMO’s mission in their respective country or region
All the important ESMO dates and deadlines in a single place - don't miss out, update your diaries now!
The member panel gives feedback on ESMO products and services through the completion of regular online surveys. Would you like to contribute?
Primary Breast Cancer • ESO-ESMO Advanced Breast Cancer • BRCA in Breast Cancer
Cancers of Unknown Primary Site
High-Grade Malignant Glioma
Adrenal cancer • Thyroid cancer
Cancer of the Pancreas • Anal Cancer • Metastatic Colorectal Cancer • Oesophageal Cancer • Gastric Cancer • Early Colon Cancer • Familial Risk Colorectal Cancer • Rectal Cancer • Hepatocellular Carcinoma • Biliary Cancer
Cancer of the Prostate • Bladder Cancer • Renal Cell Carcinoma • Penile Carcinoma • Testicular Seminoma and Non-Seminoma
Endometrial Cancer • Gestational Trophoblastic-Disease • Newly-Diagnosed and Relapsed Epithelial Ovarian Carcinoma • Cervical Cancer • Non-Epithelial Ovarian Cancer
Philadelphia Chromosome-Negative Chronic Myeloproliferative Neoplasms • Hairy Cell Leukaemia • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphomas • Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma • CLL • Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) • Hodgkin's Lymphoma • Mantle Cell Lymphoma • Follicular Lymphoma • Primary Cutaneous Lymphoma • Multiple Myeloma • AML in Adult Patients • Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinaemia • Gastric Marginal Zone Lymphoma of MALT Type • CML
Nasopharyngeal Cancer • Squamous-Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck
Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma • Thymic Epithelial Tumours • Metastatic Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer • Early-Stage and Locally Advanced (non metastatic) Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer • Small-Cell Lung Cancer
Neuroendocrine Bronchial and Thymic Tumours • Neuroendocrine Gastroenteropancreatic Tumours
Soft Tissue and Visceral Sarcomas • Bone Sarcomas • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours
Management of Oral and Gastrointestinal Mucosal Injury • Central Venous Access in Oncology • Treatment of Dyspnoea in Advanced Cancer Patients • Refractory Symptoms • Advanced Care Planning • Bone Health • Cancer, Pregnancy and Fertility • Chemotherapy Extravasation • Cardiovascular Toxicity • Cancer Pain • Venous Thromboembolism • Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agents in the Treatment of Anaemia • Prevention of Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting • Febrile Neutropenia • Haematopoietic Growth Factors
Download the new version of our App with the latest Pocket Guidelines for professionals and Guides for Patients
Join us in Paris, France: 23–24 October 2015
Save the date for the ESMO Summit Americas. 6-8 November 2015, Miami, Florida
Join us in Barcelona, Spain for #EMUC15. 12-15 November 2015
Join us in Lausanne, Switzerland: 20-21 November 2015
The first ESMO Asia congress will take place in Singapore, 18-21 December 2015
Join us in Milan, Italy for Sarcoma & GIST 2016. 16-17 February 2016
Save the date for Signalling Pathways 2016. Sitges-Barcelona, Spain, 4-5 March 2016
Mark you diaries now for ELCC 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland. 13-16 April 2016
Save the date for the IMPAKT 2016 breast cancer conference: 12-14 May 2016
2016 ESMO World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer: 29 June – 2 July 2016, Barcelona, Spain
The course will take place 14-19 July 2016, in Valencia, Spain
Join us in Oxford, UK, for the 2nd ESMO Academy. 26-28 August 2016
Mark you diaries now for ESMO 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark. 7-11 October 2016
Save the date for ESMO 2017: 8-12 September 2017 in Madrid, Spain
ESMO members under 40: apply to join one of our Preceptorship meeting in Europe or Singapore
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.
View the complete list of ESMO oncology conferences including partnership, labelled and supported meetings.
Attending an ESMO event this year? Make sure you have downloaded our Events App – find out more here!
Access information and reports from past ESMO events
Vienna, Austria, 25–29 Sept 2015
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.
The 2015 ESMO Awards will be presented during the European Cancer Congress 2015
ESMO/ASCO Recommendations for a Global Curriculum in Medical Oncology is now available in Serbian
The ESMO Examination – a valuable assessment tool for practicing medical oncologists and for medical oncologists in training to assess their knowledge
If you’ve already sat the ESMO exam, then take a look at our CME opportunities.
Discover the results of the ESMO Survey on the challenges faced by female oncologists
An ESMO pre-selected listing of the most recent EU research funding opportunities
Relevant information and tools to guide you through various EU grant application procedures
A selection of funding organisations to assist you in your projects
What`s available in terms of clinical research training and educational events
Clear, relevant information on EU clinical trials and data protection legislation
Useful links to partners and tools for your research projects
General European grant scheme information highlighting the main objectives, available funding and target audiences
We are delighted to announce that sixteen of our Cancer Guides for Patients are now available in Romanian!
Video interviews and articles designed to help patients, policy makers and other non-medical professionals better understand the principles of personalised cancer medicine
Now available in Romanian, 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.
The ESMO Patient Track encourages 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.
The ESMO Magnitude of Clinical Benefit Scale - promoting clear and unbiased communication about the benefit of cancer treatments
The objective of this ESMO-led study is to provide health authorities with data on the availability of licensed anti-neoplastic medicines
ESMO has endorsed the 'Prague Charter: Relieving suffering' set up by the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) & other organisations
ESMO seeks to eradicate cancer at its earliest stages through effective cancer prevention awareness and advocacy campaigns.
Rare Cancers Europe is a multi-stakeholder initiative dedicated to putting rare cancers firmly on the European policy agenda.
Information about the EFPIA Disclosure Code which comes into effect 1 January 2015