ESMO Preceptorship on Head and Neck Cancer 2020: Lugano

Lugano, Switzerland - 17 Apr - 18 Apr 2020

Learning objectives

  • To understand epidemiology, aetiology and molecular biology of nasopharyngeal cancer and Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (HNSCC)
  • To understand multidisciplinary management and treatment of head and neck cancer
  • To learn about advances in the treatment and novel targets in head and neck cancer
  • To learn about salivary gland cancer

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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

Application for the course will close on Friday 28 February 2020.

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 600 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.

Accreditation

The programme of this event will be accredited with ESMO-MORA category 1 points. Recertification is necessary for medical oncologists to remain professionally certified by ESMO. Recertification guarantees that a certified medical oncologist has continued to update her/his knowledge and continues to possess the necessary skills and standards for the practice of medical oncology. For further details, please refer to  ESMO-MORA Recertification Process & Requirements.

Co-Chairs

  • Viktor Grünwald, Germany
  • Jean-Pascal Machiels, Belgium

Venue

Novotel Lugano Paradiso
Viale San Salvatore 11
6900 Lugano-Paradiso, Switzerland