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ECCO 15 - ESMO 34

20 - 24 Sep 2009
Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
The Second Opinion Panel - a programme allowing Danish patients to receive speci...
Prof Heine Hansen - The Finsen Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Second Opinion Panel - a programme allowing Danish patients to receive specialist treatment abroad ( Prof Heine Hansen - The Finsen Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark )
21 Apr 2010
PET in the treatment of Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Dr Lena Specht - Copenhagen University Hospital
PET in the treatment of Hodgkin's Lymphoma ( Dr Lena Specht - Copenhagen University Hospital )
5 Nov 2009
Prioritisation in cancer research
Prof Richard Sullivan - King's College, London, UK
Prioritisation in cancer research ( Prof Richard Sullivan - King's College, London, UK )
5 Nov 2009
The latest advances in radiation oncology
Prof Michael Baumann - Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, University of Technolo...
The latest advances in radiation oncology ( Prof Michael Baumann - Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, University of Technology, Dresden, Germany )
5 Nov 2009
European Association for Cancer Research
Prof Anne-Lise Borresen-Dale - President of the European Association for Cancer ...
European Association for Cancer Research ( Prof Anne-Lise Borresen-Dale - President of the European Association for Cancer Research )
5 Nov 2009
Current situation with aromatase inhibitors
Prof Charles Coombes - Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
Current situation with aromatase inhibitors ( Prof Charles Coombes - Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK )
5 Nov 2009
The problems of getting new molecules to the clinic
Prof Mariano Barbacid - Spanish National Cancer Centre, Madrid
The problems of getting new molecules to the clinic ( Prof Mariano Barbacid - Spanish National Cancer Centre, Madrid )
5 Nov 2009
Triple negative breast cancer
Dr Susanne Briest - University of Leipzig, Germany
Triple negative breast cancer ( Dr Susanne Briest - University of Leipzig, Germany )
5 Nov 2009
Young people with cancer
Dr Jeremy Whelan - University College London
Young people with cancer ( Dr Jeremy Whelan - University College London )
4 Nov 2009
Epidemiology of colorectal cancer and surgical treatment
Dr Gabriela Moeslein - St Josef's Hospital, Bochum-Linden, Germany
Epidemiology of colorectal cancer and surgical treatment ( Dr Gabriela Moeslein - St Josef's Hospital, Bochum-Linden, Germany )
4 Nov 2009
European action against rare cancers
Dr Paolo Casali - Executive Commitee Member, European Society for Medical Oncol...
European action against rare cancers ( Dr Paolo Casali  - Executive Commitee Member, European Society for Medical Oncology )
4 Nov 2009
Potential prognostic value of isolated tumour cells in breast cancer sentinel no...
Dr Marjut Leidenius - Breast Surgery Unit, Helsinki University Central Hospital
Potential prognostic value of isolated tumour cells in breast cancer sentinel nodes ( Dr Marjut Leidenius - Breast Surgery Unit, Helsinki University Central Hospital )
4 Nov 2009
Cryopreservation of ovarian tissue
Prof Jacques Donnez - Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
Cryopreservation of ovarian tissue ( Prof Jacques Donnez - Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium )
4 Nov 2009
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 Conference
Prof José Baselga - President of ESMO
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 Conference ( Prof José Baselga - President of ESMO )
4 Nov 2009
Patient perspective of ECCO 15 - ESMO 34
Jan Geissler - Director, European Cancer Patient Coalition
Patient perspective of ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 ( Jan Geissler - Director, European Cancer Patient Coalition )
3 Nov 2009
Circulating tumour cells
Anieta Sieuwerts - Erasmus University Rotterdam
Circulating tumour cells ( Anieta Sieuwerts - Erasmus University Rotterdam )
3 Nov 2009
Breast cancer screening in older women
Prof Silvio Monfardini - Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Italy
Breast cancer screening in older women ( Prof Silvio Monfardini - Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Italy )
3 Nov 2009
ECCO-ESMO Patient advocacy symposium conclusions
Sandra Craine - Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia Support Group, UK
ECCO-ESMO Patient advocacy symposium conclusions ( Sandra Craine - Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia Support Group, UK )
3 Nov 2009
Costs of licensing clinical trials
Prof. John Smyth - Assistant Principal Cancer Research Development, University o...
Costs of licensing clinical trials ( Prof. John Smyth - Assistant Principal Cancer Research Development, University of Edinburgh )
3 Nov 2009
Importance of exchanging scientific information
Prof Jean-Yves Blay - University Claude Bernard, Lyon, France
Importance of exchanging scientific information ( Prof Jean-Yves Blay - University Claude Bernard, Lyon, France )
3 Nov 2009
European Action Against Rare Cancers
Kathy Oliver - International Brain Tumour Alliance
European Action Against Rare Cancers ( Kathy Oliver - International Brain Tumour Alliance )
3 Nov 2009
Guidelines for safer handling of cytotoxics
Dr Klaus Meier - President of the European Society of Oncology Pharmacy
Guidelines for safer handling of cytotoxics ( Dr Klaus Meier - President of the European Society of Oncology Pharmacy )
3 Nov 2009
Increasing prostate cancer awareness
Tom Hudson - Chair of Europa Uomo
Increasing prostate cancer awareness ( Tom Hudson - Chair of Europa Uomo )
3 Nov 2009
Hyper-reactions to radiotherapy
Dirk De Ruysscher - University Hospital Maastricht, Netherlands
Hyper-reactions to radiotherapy ( Dirk De Ruysscher - University Hospital Maastricht, Netherlands )
3 Nov 2009
Early detection of cancer
Prof. Ron Laskey - University of Cambridge
Early detection of cancer ( Prof. Ron Laskey - University of Cambridge )
3 Nov 2009
Targeted agents in the treatment of advanced NSCLC
Prof Johan Vansteenkiste - Leuven University Hospital, Belgium
Targeted agents in the treatment of advanced NSCLC ( Prof Johan Vansteenkiste -  Leuven University Hospital, Belgium )
2 Nov 2009
Round table discussion on targeted therapies for metastatic breast cancer
Prof McVie discusses the issues with breast cancer experts
Round table discussion on targeted therapies for metastatic breast cancer ( Prof McVie discusses the issues with breast cancer experts )
13 Oct 2009
Compounds to improve disease control in advanced breast cancer
Dr Peyman Hadji - Head of the Department of Endocrinology, Osteoporosis and Repr...
Compounds to improve disease control in advanced breast cancer ( Dr Peyman Hadji - Head of the Department of Endocrinology, Osteoporosis and Reproductive Medicine at Philipps-University of Marburg, Germany )
1 Oct 2009
Consultant Breast and Endocrine Surgeon, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland.
Dr Julie Doughty
Consultant Breast and Endocrine Surgeon, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland. ( Dr Julie Doughty )
30 Sep 2009
DNA damage, oncogene activation and chromatin
Dr Fabrizio d'Adda di Fagagna - Principal Investigator, IFOM-IEO, Milan, Italy
DNA damage, oncogene activation and chromatin ( Dr Fabrizio d'Adda di Fagagna - Principal Investigator, IFOM-IEO, Milan, Italy )
29 Sep 2009
New targeted drugs for metastatic renal cell carcinoma
Dr Joaquim Bellmunt - Section Chief, Solid Tumor Oncology, Hospital del Mar, Bar...
New targeted drugs for metastatic renal cell carcinoma ( Dr Joaquim Bellmunt - Section Chief, Solid Tumor Oncology, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain )
25 Sep 2009
Vaccination and testing for the human papilloma virus could eradicate cervical c...
Prof Jack Cuzick - Head of Cancer Research UK Centre for Epidemiology, Mathemat...
Vaccination and testing for the human papilloma virus could eradicate cervical cancer ( Prof Jack Cuzick -  Head of Cancer Research UK Centre for Epidemiology, Mathematics and Statistics, London )
24 Sep 2009
A new era of melanoma treatment
Prof Alexander Eggermont - President of the European CanCer Organisation
A new era of melanoma treatment ( Prof Alexander Eggermont - President of the European CanCer Organisation )
24 Sep 2009
Excess body weight causes over 124,000 new cancers a year in Europe
Dr Andrew Renehan - University of Manchester, UK
Excess body weight causes over 124,000 new cancers a year in Europe ( Dr Andrew Renehan - University of Manchester, UK )
24 Sep 2009
New insights in staging tools, surgical, and medical management of stage II-III ...
Prof Alexander M. M. Eggermont, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
New insights in staging tools, surgical, and medical management of stage II-III melanoma ( Prof Alexander M. M. Eggermont, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands )
23 Sep 2009
Two treatments for advanced melanoma show significant improvements in overall su...
Dr Paul Chapman - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Two treatments for advanced melanoma show significant improvements in overall survival ( Dr Paul Chapman - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, USA )
23 Sep 2009
Current Challenges in the Treatment of Advanced Melanoma
Prof Axel Hauschild - University of Kiel, Germany
Current Challenges in the Treatment of Advanced Melanoma ( Prof Axel Hauschild - University of Kiel, Germany )
23 Sep 2009
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 News 23rd September 2009
Prof Gordon McVie - ecancer Managing Editor
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 News 23rd September 2009 ( Prof Gordon McVie - ecancer Managing Editor )
23 Sep 2009
ANTI-CTLA-4: A new immunological approach
Dr Jeff Weber, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida, USA
ANTI-CTLA-4: A new immunological approach ( Dr Jeff Weber, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida, USA )
23 Sep 2009
Panel discussion and final conclusions
New approaches in advanced melanoma
Panel discussion and final conclusions ( New approaches in advanced melanoma )
23 Sep 2009
New cancer research priorities to correct imbalance that leaves important questi...
Prof Richard Sullivan - King's College, London
New cancer research priorities to correct imbalance that leaves important questions neglected ( Prof Richard Sullivan - King's College, London )
22 Sep 2009
Prostate cancer patients on hormone therapy at increased risk for various heart ...
Ms Mieke Van Hemelrijck - King's College, London
Prostate cancer patients on hormone therapy at increased risk for various heart diseases ( Ms Mieke Van Hemelrijck - King's College, London )
22 Sep 2009
Targeted heat therapy offers new standard treatment option for soft tissue sarco...
Prof Rolf Issels - University of Munich, Germany
Targeted heat therapy offers new standard treatment option for soft tissue sarcoma ( Prof Rolf Issels - University of Munich, Germany )
22 Sep 2009
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 News 22nd September 2009
Prof Gordon McVie - ecancer Managing Editor
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 News 22nd September 2009 ( Prof Gordon McVie - ecancer Managing Editor )
22 Sep 2009
The role of EONS, patient interaction and oncology nursing variations by country
Sara Faithfull - President of the European Oncology Nursing Society
The role of EONS, patient interaction and oncology nursing variations by country ( Sara Faithfull - President of the European Oncology Nursing Society )
22 Sep 2009
New European Academy of Cancer Sciences will help shape future oncology policy
Prof Alexander Eggermont - President of the European CanCer Organisation (ECCO)
New European Academy of Cancer Sciences will help shape future oncology policy ( Prof Alexander Eggermont - President of the European CanCer Organisation (ECCO) )
21 Sep 2009
Surgical removal of primary tumour improves survival in metastatic breast cancer...
Dr Jetske Ruiterkamp, Jeroen Bosch Hospital, Holland
Surgical removal of primary tumour improves survival in metastatic breast cancer patients ( Dr Jetske Ruiterkamp, Jeroen Bosch Hospital, Holland )
21 Sep 2009
Aspirin protects against colorectal cancer, says international clinical trial
Professor John Burn, Institute of Human Genetics, Newcastle University, UK
Aspirin protects against colorectal cancer, says international clinical trial ( Professor John Burn, Institute of Human Genetics, Newcastle University, UK )
21 Sep 2009
Cancer survivorship: surgery and multimodality treatment for the patient's quali...
Professor Peter Schlag - University Medicine Berlin, Germany
Cancer survivorship: surgery and multimodality treatment for the patient's quality of life ( Professor Peter Schlag - University Medicine Berlin, Germany )
21 Sep 2009
Medical cancer therapy beyond standard chemotherapy
Professor Michael Hallek - Koln University, Germany
Medical cancer therapy beyond standard chemotherapy ( Professor Michael Hallek - Koln University, Germany )
21 Sep 2009
Advanced radiotherapy - the state of art in more precise and individualised canc...
Professor Michael Baumann - Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, University of Tec...
Advanced radiotherapy - the state of art in more precise and individualised cancer treatment ( Professor Michael Baumann - Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus, University of Technology, Dresden, Germany )
21 Sep 2009
Translational research - a contribution to future cancer treatment
Prof Otmar Wiestler - Heidelberg University, Germany
Translational research - a contribution to future cancer treatment ( Prof Otmar Wiestler - Heidelberg University, Germany )
21 Sep 2009
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 News 20-21 September, 2009
Prof Gordon McVie - ecancer Managing Editor
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 News 20-21 September, 2009 ( Prof Gordon McVie - ecancer Managing Editor )
21 Sep 2009
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 Chairs: Why join us in Berlin?
Why attend ECCO 15 - ESMO 34?
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 Chairs: Why join us in Berlin? ( Why attend ECCO 15 - ESMO 34? )
22 Jul 2009
The Oncopolicy Roundtable: ECCO's President and special guests highlight key iss...
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34
The Oncopolicy Roundtable: ECCO's President and special guests highlight key issues ( ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 )
22 Jul 2009
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 Executive Scientific Programme Committee
ECCO-ESMO Roundtable discussion - Full Version
ECCO 15 - ESMO 34 Executive Scientific Programme Committee ( ECCO-ESMO Roundtable discussion - Full Version )
16 Feb 2009
Highlights and headlines anticipated at the joint ECCO 15 - 34th ESMO Multidisci...
Exclusive Preview
Highlights and headlines anticipated at the joint ECCO 15 - 34th ESMO Multidisciplinary Congress ( Exclusive Preview )
27 Nov 2008