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SIOG 2014

23 - 25 Oct 2014
Lisboa Congress Centre, Lisbon, Portugal
Cheap DIY colorectal screening kit trialled
Dr Meri-Sisko Vuoristo - Pirkanmaan Syöpäyhdistyksen, Tampere, Finland
Cheap DIY colorectal screening kit trialled ( Dr Meri-Sisko Vuoristo - Pirkanmaan Syöpäyhdistyksen, Tampere, Finland )
14 Nov 2014
Alternatives to population-based screening in elderly breast cancer patients
Dr Nienke De Glas - Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
Alternatives to population-based screening in elderly breast cancer patients ( Dr Nienke De Glas - Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands )
10 Nov 2014
Potential biomarker role for LKB1 in breast cancer
Dr Kwok-Leung Cheung - Nottingham University, Nottingham, UK
Potential biomarker role for LKB1 in breast cancer ( Dr Kwok-Leung Cheung - Nottingham University, Nottingham, UK )
10 Nov 2014
Update on post-operative complications in older patients
Dr Kwok-Leung Cheung - Nottingham University, Nottingham, UK
Update on post-operative complications in older patients ( Dr Kwok-Leung Cheung - Nottingham University, Nottingham, UK )
10 Nov 2014
Role of the surgeon in geriatric cancer management
Dr Kwok-Leung Cheung - Nottingham University, Nottingham, UK
Role of the surgeon in geriatric cancer management ( Dr Kwok-Leung Cheung - Nottingham University, Nottingham, UK )
10 Nov 2014
Age and chemotherapy choices: risk factors versus benefit?
Dr Christos Markopoulos - Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
Age and chemotherapy choices: risk factors versus benefit? ( Dr Christos Markopoulos - Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece )
10 Nov 2014
Challenges of adjuvant chemotherapy in older breast cancer patients
Dr Hans Wildiers - University Hospital Leuven, Gasthuisberg, Belgium
Challenges of adjuvant chemotherapy in older breast cancer patients ( Dr Hans Wildiers - University Hospital Leuven, Gasthuisberg, Belgium )
10 Nov 2014
Older patients benefit from lower doses of sunitinib in renal cell carcinoma
Dr Ravindran Kanesvaran - National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore
Older patients benefit from lower doses of sunitinib in renal cell carcinoma ( Dr Ravindran Kanesvaran - National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore )
10 Nov 2014
Geriatric screening and assessment in a clinical setting
Prof Cindy Kenis - University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Geriatric screening and assessment in a clinical setting ( Prof Cindy Kenis - University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium )
10 Nov 2014
Age and chemotherapy: risk factors versus benefit?
Dr Christos Markopoulos - Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
Age and chemotherapy: risk factors versus benefit? ( Dr Christos Markopoulos - Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece )
10 Nov 2014
Finding biomarkers to assess frailty in cancer patients
Dr Bruna Dalmasso - Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Finding biomarkers to assess frailty in cancer patients ( Dr Bruna Dalmasso - Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium )
10 Nov 2014
Nurturing healthy coping strategies in cancer patients
Dr Joachim Weis - Universität Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Nurturing healthy coping strategies in cancer patients ( Dr Joachim Weis -  Universität Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany )
10 Nov 2014
"Cancer buddies" provide empowerment for the elderly
Prof Margot Gosney - Reading University, Reading, UK
"Cancer buddies" provide empowerment for the elderly ( Prof Margot Gosney - Reading University, Reading, UK )
7 Nov 2014
Prescribing adjuvant chemotherapy in elderly patients
Dr Ajeet Gajra - Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, USA
Prescribing adjuvant chemotherapy in elderly patients ( Dr Ajeet Gajra -  Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, USA )
7 Nov 2014
Adjuvant chemotherapy in elderly ER HER2- breast cancer patients
Dr Etienne Brain - Institut Curie, Paris, France
Adjuvant chemotherapy in elderly ER  HER2- breast cancer patients ( Dr Etienne Brain - Institut Curie, Paris, France )
7 Nov 2014
Social determinants of end-of-life palliative care
Prof Siran Koroukian - Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
Social determinants of end-of-life palliative care ( Prof Siran Koroukian - Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA )
7 Nov 2014
Hip fracture complications of prostate cancer treatment
Sara Faithfull - University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
Hip fracture complications of prostate cancer treatment ( Sara Faithfull - University of Surrey, Guildford, UK )
7 Nov 2014
What is 'frailty' in elderly cancer patients?
Dr Muriel Rainfray - Bordeaux Hospital University Center, Bordeaux, France
What is 'frailty' in elderly cancer patients? ( Dr Muriel Rainfray - Bordeaux Hospital University Center, Bordeaux, France )
7 Nov 2014
Balancing risk and life expectancy when treating the elderly
Prof Arti Hurria - SIOG President and City of Hope Hospital, Duarte, USA
Balancing risk and life expectancy when treating the elderly ( Prof Arti Hurria - SIOG President and City of Hope Hospital, Duarte, USA )
7 Nov 2014
Cancer screening complications in the elderly
Prof Vesa Kataja - Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
Cancer screening complications in the elderly ( Prof Vesa Kataja - Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland )
7 Nov 2014
Implications of targeted cancer therapies for elderly patients
Prof Vesa Kataja - Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
Implications of targeted cancer therapies for elderly patients ( Prof Vesa Kataja - Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland )
7 Nov 2014
Geriatric oncology challenges in Latin America
Dr Aldo Dettino - AC Camargo Cancer Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Geriatric oncology challenges in Latin America ( Dr Aldo Dettino - AC Camargo Cancer Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil )
7 Nov 2014
Comorbidity, complex cancers and the elderly
Dr Lodovico Balducci - Moffitt Cancer Centre, Tampa, USA
Comorbidity, complex cancers and the elderly ( Dr Lodovico Balducci - Moffitt Cancer Centre, Tampa, USA )
7 Nov 2014
Novel capsule medication prevents nausea, vomiting in chemotherapy
Dr Matti Aapro - Multidisciplinary Oncology Institute, Clinique De Genolier, Swi...
Novel capsule medication prevents nausea, vomiting in chemotherapy ( Dr Matti Aapro - Multidisciplinary Oncology Institute, Clinique De Genolier, Switzerland )
7 Nov 2014
Prostate Cancer Debate: Treatment strategies and options in castration-resistant...
Prof Eleni Efstathiou, Prof Nicolas Mottet, Prof Noel Clarke, Prof Luís Costa
Prostate Cancer Debate: Treatment strategies and options in castration-resistant prostate cancer ( Prof Eleni Efstathiou, Prof Nicolas Mottet, Prof Noel Clarke, Prof Luís Costa )
31 Oct 2014
CLL in the elderly: Expert panel discussion
Prof Reinhard Stauder, Dr Vicki Morrison, Dr Alfonso J. Cruz-Jentoft
CLL in the elderly: Expert panel discussion ( Prof Reinhard Stauder, Dr Vicki Morrison, Dr Alfonso J. Cruz-Jentoft )
30 Oct 2014