ESMO Preceptorship on Brain Tumours 2018: Athens

Athens, Greece - 28 Sep - 29 Sep 2018

Learning objectives

  • To learn about the evidence-base for diagnostic imaging, molecular pathology and neurocognitive assessment in brain tumour patients
  • To understand the basis of multi-modality treatment of lower and higher-grade gliomas
  • To learn about local and systemic treatment options for meningiomas
  • To learn about the multi-modality management of brain metastasis patients including targeted therapies in patients with actionable driver mutations and with novel immunotherapies
  • To learn about future developments in the management of gliomas, meningiomas, brain metastases and leptomeningeal carcinomatosis

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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

Applications are 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 400 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.

Co-Chairs

  • Matthias Preusser, Austria
  • Michael Weller, Switzerland