Are you in need of a refresher on your specialty?
The field of Radiation Oncology is always expanding and growing, luckily there are plenty of conferences on this summer for you to catch up with all the changes.
It can be easy to fall behind the current best practices in the industry, one of the best ways of keeping up to speed is by attending a conference. Not only do conferences give you the chance of learning about any new changes that might be helpful to your day-to-day tasks, but they’re also a great way of staying ahead of the curve. Only the very cream of the crop are hired by conference organisers to speak so you can guarantee that you’re going to get your money’s worth and also get a glimpse at what’s yet to come.
The Summer conference schedule is jam-packed this year with plenty of events that will get you the info that you need, see below for our selection:
Global Congress on Prostate Cancer 2018
Only 600 place are available for this year’s PROSCA Congress, but that doesn’t mean that you should discount it as an option. This event offers the unparalleled opportunity to get completely up to date on all things Prostate Cancer in the space of three days. Professionals of all pedigrees can benefit from in-depth lectures from top tier industry experts, participation in debates and have the opportunity of meeting other prostate management experts from around the world.
Where? Fankfurt Am Main, Germany
When? June 28-30 2018
How much? Researchers and students can apply for €250, whereas physicians must pay €850
Congress on Cancer in Women 2018
Focusing on the advances of Oncology and Radiotherapy treatments for women, this particularly niche conference offers you the chance to dive deep into a set of exclusive learning modules on topics such as gynecological cancer, hematology, melaonoma and breast cancer. Endorsed by the Mexican Society of Radiotherapy and the National Cancer Institute of Mexico, this conference will feature numerous presentations, as well as guest speakers from Europe and the United States.
Where? Hilton Mexico City, Mexico
When? July 27-28 2018
How much? See site for details
IASLC Latin America Conference on Lung Cancer 2018
Argentina hosts this year’s Latin American conference on Lung Cancer, a disease that is the leading cancer-related killer in the world. Surgeons, oncologists and radiologists alike will find their agenda of much interest as speakers from around the world, such as Luis E. Raez, Susana Vanoni and Ignacio Wistuba will be present to provide details of the progress made in their fields of expertise.
Where? Sheraton Hotel, Cordoba, Argentina
When? August 15-18 2018
How much? Early bird registrants can gain access for as little as $150 for non-IASLC members whereas students and residents can register for free.
Canadian Association of Radiation Oncology 32nd Annual Scientific Meeting
Above all else this revered annual conference provides students, therapist, nurses and oncologists with the opportunity to get a complete understanding of specific therapies and treatments for cancer. Practical lectures are held over the course of four days with speakers including Dr. Thomas DeLaney, Dr. Laura Dawson and Dr. Luc Beaulieu who will be offering an insight into his breakthroughs in permanent seed implantation for prostate cancer.
Where? Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel, Canada
When? September 10-15 2018
How much? Full conference access for students comes at $275, whereas non-member practitioners must pay $798