Publications & Resources
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April 16, 23 & 30 - APPG (All Party Parliamentary Group) Task Force Meeting will be held at The Wilson Room, Portcullis House, Westminster, United Kingdom. More info
June 23-27, 2013 - 20th IAGG (International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics) meeting on "Digital Ageing: New Horizon for Health Care and Active Aging" will be held in Seoul, Korea. Website
A symposium entitled Bridging the Gap Between Geriatrics and Oncology -Global Efforts Towards Better Care of Older Adults is scheduled on 25 June at 17.50-19.20
Sept. 18-20, 2013 - the 9e journées nationales EPO-G will be held in Paris, France. website (in French)
Sept. 27 - Oct. 1, 2013 - the European Cancer Congress, in partnership with ESSO 33, EACR, EONS and SIOPE will take place in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Website
Sessions on "Cancer in the Older Patient" will be held:
08:00 - 08:45 - Teaching Lecture: The Best Treatment for Older Patients With Breast Cancer - Speaker: L. Biganzoli (Italy)
09:00 - 11:00 -Scientific Symposium: Geriatric Assessment and Their Clinical Applications
11:30 - 12:30 - Special Session: Outcome Issues for the Older Patient
Oct. 02-04, 2013 - EUGMS (European Union Geriatric Medicine Society) will be held in Venice, Italy. Website
A session entitled: Innovative approaches in oncogeriatrics will take place on Friday October 4 at 15:45-17:15
Oct. 19-22, 2013 - 18th International Meeting of the European Society of Gynaecological Oncology will be held in Liverpool, United Kingdom. Website
ESGO 2013 Liverpool will unite clinicians and researchers from around the world to discuss the latest developments and newest perspectives in the field of Gynaecological oncology. One of our personal goals for ESGO 2013 Liverpool is to exceed the 2500 Gynaecological Oncologists, researchers, residents and students that gather each year for the International Meeting of the European Society of Gynaecological Oncology.
Nov 6, 2013 - 6e Nationale Symposium Ouderen en Kanker will be held in Ede, the Netherlands. Read more
Nov 12-14, 2013 - COSA Annual Scientific Meeting 2013 will be held at the Adelaide Convention & Exhibition Centre in Adelaide, Australia. website
Nov 13-15, 2012 - Brisbane, Australia - Joint meeting of IPOS 14th World Congress and COSA's 39th Annual Scientific Meeting. The theme will be "Impact through translation: cancer research informing practices". Visit website
Jul 1-3, 2012 - Harrogate, UK - Symposium Mammographicum 2012
Jun 28-30, 2012 - New York, USA - MASCC/ISOO 2012 International Symposium
June 21-22, 2012 - Barcelona, Spain - "2nd Intensive Course on Ageing" under the auspices of the IAGG (International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics): the 2012 session will welcome internationally recognized specialists who will share their knowledge on main aspects of gerontology and cancer in senior adults
June 13-15, 2012 - Seoul, Korea - 10th International Conference of the Asian Clinical Oncology Society (ACOS2012), on the theme of "Work together to make a difference for cancer therapy in Asia"
June 2013 - Seoul, Korea - 20th IAGG (International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics) World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics. Information here
Mar 15-17, 2012 - Paris, France - ICCTF International Cognition and Cancer Task Force Conference. On this occasion A. Hurria will cover the theme "The relationship between aging, cognition and cancer". Visit website
March 9, 2012 - Philadelphia, PA, USA - "Scientific and Clinical Update in Geriatric Oncology: A New Battlefront" : a meeting hosted by the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson, The Kimmel Cancer Center Network and the Rothman Institute - See website
Nov 16-18, 2011 - Toulouse, France - 28ème Congrès de la Société Française de Psycho-oncologie: "Vieillesse et cancer - Dimensions psychologiques et sociétales"
Sep 23-27, 2011 - Stockholm, Sweden - The European Multidisciplinary Cancer Congress (ECCO16/ESMO36/ESTRO30). There were sessions on cancer in the older patients, with participation of SIOG members.
Sep 21, 2011 - London, UK - Meeting of the Lymphoma Association, to mark its 25th anniversary: "Lymphoma in the elderly". Program
Sep 15-17, 2011 - Lyon, France - Echange de Pratiques en Onco-Gériatrie (EPOG): 7èmes journées nationales - Topics: Urology and Andrology - Visit the meeting website
You may find a conference of interest to you in the conference website.