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SIOG Advanced Course in GO

In collaboration with its partners, SIOG, organises educational courses in geriatric oncology as well as other topics within the framework of national trainings institutions for health workforce development.

Our courses and trainings cover a large range of disciplines to provide evidence to advocates for training and education as well as to build the capacity of health professionals in the area of public health, applied oncology, health policy, health promotion and advocacy and health logistics.

SIOG Advanced Course in Geriatric Oncology

This course focuses on training of health professionals in the management of elderly cancer patients, providing specific skills in assessment, care pathways and therapeutic choices about the elderly patients with cancer. The aims are to develop the general principles of both geriatric and oncology medicine that are useful to treat elderly cancer patient.
The course is organised in collaboration with the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore. The 2019 edition of the SIOG Avanced Course in Geriatric Oncology will take place on June 26-29, 2019. If you are interested in participating in this edition, please send an email to to receive all the necessary information when available.
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