ESMO Preceptorship on Gastric Cancer 2015

Oncology Meeting Resources

04 Sep - 05 Sep, Brussels, Belgium

ESMO Preceptorships Gastric Cancer square

Main learning objectives for the ESMO Preceptorship on Gastric Cancer 2015 included learning about the fundamentals of epidemiology, aetiology, pathogenesis, molecular events and ethnic patterns as contributing factors to heterogeneity in gastric cancer, understanding the essentials in the diagnosis and multidisciplinary treatment of gastric cancer, and learning about the advances in the treatment and novel targets in gastric cancer.

Presentations from the Preceptorship are now available here. The use of these presentations is for personal educational purposes only. ESMO thanks the authors for their generosity.

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Presenter Presentation title Session title
Fatima Carneiro Pathology and carcinogenesis Epidemiology, pathology and endoscopy of gastric cancer
Markus Moehler Early neoplasms of the stomach - Diagnosis and endoscopic therapy Epidemiology, pathology and endoscopy of gastric cancer
Andrés Cervantes Epidemiology (including GE junction tumors) and clinical presentation Epidemiology, pathology and endoscopy of gastric cancer
William Allum Surgery for gastric and GE junction cancer, primary, palliative - where and when? Surgical, adjuvant and neoadjuvant treatment of gastric cancer
Karin Haustermans Neo- and adjuvant treatment for gastric cancer and GE junction cancer: The role of radiotherapy Surgical, adjuvant and neoadjuvant treatment of gastric cancer
Florian Lordick Neo- and adjuvant treatment for gastric cancer: The role of chemotherapy Surgical, adjuvant and neoadjuvant treatment of gastric cancer
Fatima Carneiro Molecular events and classification in gastric cancer Molecular biology in gastric cancer
Florian Lordick Chemotherapy for metastatic disease Advanced disease
Eric Van Cutsem Biological targeted agents (including HER2, EGFR, angiogenesis) Advanced disease
Andrés Cervantes New experimental targets for gastric cancer Advanced disease
Deirdre Kelly Gastric Cancer the nutritional and palliative concerns Clinical discussions
Lorenzo Fornaro Multidisciplinary approach to locally advanced HER2-positive gastric cancer Clinical discussions
Justyna Kociolek Adenocarcinoma of the Oesophagogastric junction (AEG):The role of radiotherapy Clinical discussions
Alexandra Gherman Metastatic adenocarcinoma of the stomach with Kruckenberg tumors Clinical discussions
Monica Malik Locally advanced gastric cancer in a young male Clinical discussions