Program

05.November - Thursday

08:30

Welcome and opening
Course Introduction

António Araújo (PT) & Mariano Provencio, (ES)

09:00

The basics about cancer

Chair: Mariano Provencio, (ES)

Epidemiology of cancer: Situation in Spain and Portugal

Marina Pollán, (ES)

Biology and genetics of cancer

Fátima Carneiro, (PT)

Controversy about the population-based cancer screening programs

António Araújo, (PT)

The value of the tumor markers

Margarida Damasceno, (PT)

11:00

Coffee break

11:30

Head and neck cancer
Clinical cases discussion – Head and neck cancer

Ana Castro, (PT) & Yolanda Escobar, (ES)

13:00

Lunch break

15:00

Gynecologic cancer
Clinical cases discussion – Gynecologic cancer

Deolinda Pereira, (PT) & Lucia González Cortijo, (ES)

16:30

Coffee break

17:00

Round table discussion: The place of the GP in the oncologic multidisciplinary team

António Araújo, (PT), Mariano Provencio, (ES), Silva Henriques, (PT), Paulo Santos, (PT)

19:00

Visit to a Port wine cellars

06.November - Friday

09:00

The principles of cancer

Chair: António Araújo, (PT)

A practical approach to cancer diagnosis, staging, prognosis and therapy

Mariano Provencio, (ES)

Principles of medical therapy for cancer

Lucia González Cortijo, (ES)

Principles of oncological surgery

José Polónia, (PT)

Principles of radio-oncology

Paulo Costa, (PT)

11:00

Coffee break

11:30

Breast cancer
Clinical cases discussion – Breast cancer

Noémia Afonso, (PT) & Blanca Cantos Ibargüen, (ES)

13:00

Lunch break

14:30

Lung cancer
Clinical cases discussion – Lung cancer

Mariano Provencio, (ES)
António Araújo, (PT)

16:00

Coffee break

16:30

Gastrointestinal cancer
Clinical cases discussion – Gastrointestinal cancer

Diamantino Gomes, (PT) & José Carlos Mendez (ES)

17:30

Test your knowledge exam

07.November - Saturday

09:00

Managing cancer

Chair: Mariano Provencio (ES)

How to manage the toxicity of the oncological treatment

Rosario Garcia Campelo, (ES)

Palliative care and pain in oncology

Javier de Castro Carpeño, (ES)

How to manage oncologic emergencies

Manuel Magalhães, (PT)

Genetic counseling on cancer

Antonio Sánchez Ruiz, (ES)

11:00

Coffee break

11:30

Basic and translational investigation in oncology

Margarita Sánchez-Beato Gómez, (ES)

12:00

Genitourinary cancer
Clinical cases discussion – Genitourinary cancer

Avelino Fraga, (PT) & Miguel Barbosa (PT)

13:30

Lunch break

14:30

Onco-Hematology
Clinical cases discussion – Onco-Hematology

Jorge Coutinho, (PT) & José Gómez Codina, (ES)

16:00

Closing ceremony and best student’s award
Participants’ departure

Organização

Patrocínio Científico