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Cervical cancer - new resources
April 24, 2019

New resources related to cervical cancer elimination are now available on the portal. 

Liver Cancer Prevention: Putting Strategies into Action
April 11, 2019

A new resource on liver cancer prevention developed by CDC is now available on the portal.

Cancer preparedness around the world: National readiness for a global epidemic
March 28, 2019

The index of cancer preparedness

Events

From Friday, April 26, 2019 to Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Milan,
Italy
ESTRO

ESTRO 38 will offer to us all, as professionals of oncology, the chance to share knowledge, practice and advances in the field, within the ever warm and dynamic environment of the ESTRO meetings. 
‘Targeting optimal care, together’ will be the theme of ESTRO 38 and through these few, however impactful words, the Scientific and organising committees would like to put a spotlight on the multiprofessional and multidisciplinary aspect of our specialty. The theme also represents our strength: we are all working towards a common goal for improved patient outcomes, and this will be expressed throughout the scientific programme...

From Friday, May 31, 2019 to Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Chicago,, IL
United States
2019 ASCO Annual Meeting

2019 ASCO Annual Meeting
Caring for Every Patient, Learning from Every Patient | #ASCO19

From Monday, June 3, 2019 to Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Rotterdam,
Netherlands
International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN) Conference

The 2019 International Cancer Screening Network (ICSN) Conference will take place in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The meeting is jointly organized by the department of Public Health at the Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam in the Netherlands and the Center for Global Health at the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI).

The theme of this year’s conference will be “Screening in Balance”, emphasizing the importance of continuously weighing the benefits and harms of cancer screening programs. The focus of the conference will be on collaborative research that fosters efficient and effective approaches to cancer control worldwide through organized approaches to population-based cancer screening.

Meeting topics will include, but are not limited to:

Novel strategies in Screening & BIG DATA
Cancer screening in low and middle income countries
Lung cancer screening
Controversial issues in screening (e.g. treatment effects, false positives, and overtreatment)
Impact of screening policies and strategies
Individualized screening
Communicating screening in balance (engaging patients and professionals)
Reaching the hard-to-reach populations
The meeting will be open to cancer screening research across all cancer sites, for which population-based screening is being delivered, piloted or seriously considered.

From Monday, June 10, 2019 to Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Oud Metha Road, Al Jaddaf Area, Dubai 122273 United Arab Emirates Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf
00000 Dubai, UAE,
United Arab Emirates
Global Conference on Cancer & Oncology Research

The Cancer Meeting going to take place during June 2019 at Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf, Oud Metha Road, Al Jaddaf Area, Dubai, United Arab Emirates is the premier platform not only for the presentation of new science, but also for unique networking opportunities. This Meeting will be the largest international gathering of clinicians, researchers and scientists in the field of cancer and oncology. With delegates from more than 100 countries attending will provide the ideal forum to discuss the latest findings, put them into context and really understand how they affect your practice day to day. We encourage physicians, nurses, other clinicians, researchers and scientists as well as patients and advocates in the cancer field and those interested in any aspect of oncology to attend this Meeting. It is only through an exchange of the widest variety of research that we can offer the best program and benefits to members and patients.