ESMO Congress in Paris for the first time in 2021

  • Date: 29 May 2019

LUGANO, Switzerland – ESMO, the leading European professional organisation for medical oncology, has announced that the ESMO Congress 2021 will take place from 17 to 21 September 2021 at the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, France.

Paris will be the home of the ESMO annual congress for the first time. France hosted the very first ESMO congress back in 1975, in Nice, and then again in 2002.

The ESMO Congress is the yearly appointment in Europe for nearly 30'000 clinicians, researchers, oncology nurses, patient advocates, journalists and representatives of the pharmaceutical industry from all over the world to get together, learn about the latest advances in oncology and translate science into better cancer patient care.

The ESMO 2021 programme will be developed by a committee composed of more than 300 international experts and will span from basic research to the latest discoveries in immunotherapy of cancer, from oncology nursing to palliative care, from rare cancers to approval of medicines.


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