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August 23-25, 2019
The ESMO Academy is specifically designed for professionals who intend to take the ESMO Examination, medical oncologists in training and professionals in need of a refresher course. The purpose of this annual educational meeting is to offer a general, yet in-depth update on the major topics in medical oncology today. 

Location: Mathematical Institute University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

2019 Program
August 23, 2019
This educational event will help professionals in their careers in Oncology and Palliative Care. Educational sessions will showcase the most up-to-date information to help professionals provide quality care to patients and caregivers.

Location: Southern Oaks House and Gardens, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA

2019 Program
August 24, 2019
Hosted by the Michigan Society of Hematology and Oncology, this course will review current standards and practices in the management of patients with blood disorders and malignancies. The curriculum is designed to assist fellows preparing for their board exams and physicians who are seeking re-certification.

Location: The Somerset Inn, Troy, Michigan, USA

2019 Program
August 24-26, 2019
World leaders in prostate cancer clinical management and research will meet in Melbourne bringing their depth of knowledge and experience to discuss all facets of prostate cancer management including treatment and scientific advances. The Conference will have a stellar line up of International Faculty, providing delegates with a global perspective on Prostate Cancer research and treatment. The program will include streams of Clinical Urology, Translational Science, Nursing & Allied Health and General Practice.

Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Australia

2019 Program
August 26-30, 2019
ASCO collaborates with organizations around the world to organize training courses to improve care for patients with cancer. In collaboration with City Cancer Challenge, the Multidisciplinary Cancer Management Courses (MCMC) improve cancer care globally by promoting interdisciplinary cancer management among specialists, surgeons, pathologists, and members of the oncology caregiving team. In addition classes includ  teaching multidisciplinary management of the most prevalent cancer types in Paraguay, and providing mock tumor boards and education on different aspects of treatment, from initial presentation to end of life care.

Location: Asuncion, Paraguay
August 29-31, 2019
The Advanced Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference (APCCC) was initiated to provide a forum to discuss and debate current questions on the clinical management of men with advanced prostate cancer, with a special focus on these unclear situations. Two days of the conference are dedicated to high-level presentations, discussions, and debates led by the panel of international and interdisciplinary prostate cancer experts to summarize and conceptualize the available literature and evidence.

The conference provides an update on the current standard of advanced prostate cancer management with a focus on situations with no high-level evidence for a specific treatment option. It is entirely focused on “knowledge translation” by summarising and conceptualizing the current standards of advanced prostate cancer management and disseminating the results of the consensus discussions and votings. In addition, it culminates with an interdisciplinary expert consensus panel meeting that will discuss and vote on predefined questions relating to key areas where there is lack of evidence or conflict regarding the optimal treatment of men with advanced prostate cancer. Participants will be able to attend the two days of the discussions as well as the voting of the panelists as part of the conference, with the consensus summary being published after the meeting in a high impact medical journal.

Location: Congress Center Basel, Basel, Switzerland

2019 Program

Preview of the APCCC 2019 - Interview with Silke Gillessen
Silke Gillessen, in conversation with Alicia Morgans, provides an overview of many of the changes we are experiencing in clinical practice since the 2017 APCCC. 

See APCCC 2017 Coverage
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