Thursday, November 2

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 in Iberia

    Marina Pollán (ES)

  • Biology and genetics of cancer

    Christian Rolfo (BE)

  • Controversy about the population-based cancer screening programs

    Paulo Santos (PT)

  • The value of the tumor markers

    Margarida Damasceno (PT)

11:00

Coffee-break

11:30

The principles of cancer

Chair: António Araújo (PT)

  • A pratical approach to cancer diagnosis, staging, prognosis and therapy

    Mariano Provencio (ES)

  • Principles of medical therapy for cancer

    Paula Fidalgo (PT)

  • Principles of oncological surgery

    José Polónia (PT)

  • Principles of radio-oncology

    Paulo Costa (PT)

13:30

Lunch break

15:00

Managing cancer

Chair: Mariano Provencio (ES)

  • How to manage the toxicity of the oncological treatment

    Paula Fidalgo (PT)

  • Palliative care and pain in oncology

    Maria Carlos Cativo (PT)

  • How to manage oncologic emergencies

    Manuel Magalhães (PT)

  • Genetic counseling on cancer

    António Sánchez Ruiz (ES)

17:00

Coffee-break

17:30

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)

19:30

Congress Dinner

Friday, November 3

09:00

Gynecologic cancer

  • Symptoms and signs, methods of diagnostic and staging

    Henrique Nabais (PT)

  • Treatments and follow-up

    Noémia Afonso (PT)

  • Clinical cases discussion - Gynecologic Cancer

10:30

Basic and translational investigation in oncology

Margarita Sánchez-Beato Gómez (ES)

11:00

Coffee-break

11:30

Breat cancer

  • Symptoms and signs, methods of diagnostic and staging

    Noémia Afonso (PT)

  • Treatments and follow-up

    Blanca Cantos Ibarguen (ES)

  • Clinical cases discussion - Breast cancer

13:00

Lunch break

14:30

Lung cancer

  • Symptoms and signs, methods of diagnostic and staging

    Mariano Provencio (ES)

  • Treatments and follow-up

    António Araújo (PT)

  • Clinical cases discussion - Lung cancer

16:00

The importance of the psychological support

Sara Moreira (PT) & Margarida Branco (PT)

16:30

Coffee-break

17:00

Gastrointestinal cancer

  • Symptoms and signs, methods of diagnostic and staging

    José Carlos Mendez (ES)

  • Treatments and follow-up

    Dirk Arnold (DE)

  • Clinical cases discussion - Gastrointestinal cancer

18:30

Test your knowledge exam

Saturday, November 4

09:00

Head and neck cancer

  • Symptoms and signs, methods of diagnostic and staging

    Miguel Barbosa (PT)

  • Treatments and follow-up

    Ana Castro (PT)

  • Clinical cases discussion – Head and neck cancer

11:00

The importance of the nutritional support

Maria Cardoso Menezes (PT)

11:30

Coffee-break

12:00

Genitourinary cancer

  • Symptoms and signs, methods of diagnostic and staging

    Avelino Braga (PT)

  • Treatments and follow-up

    Ignacio Gil-Bazo (ES)

  • Clinical cases discussion – Genitourinary cancer

13:30

Lunch break

14:30

Symptoms and signs, methods of diagnostic and staging

  • Symptoms and signs, methods of diagnostic and staging

    Jorge Coutinho (PT)

  • Treatments and follow-up

    José Gómez Codina (ES)

  • Clinical cases discussion – Onco-Hematology

16:00

Closing ceremony and best student’s award

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