International Psycho-oncology Society (IPOS) Congress
Date: October 17- October 21, 2016
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Theme: Psycho-Oncology: Science, Arts and Practice – Bridging the Gap
The annual IPOS (International Psycho-Oncology Society) World Congress of Psycho-Oncology and Psychosocial Academy brings together professionals in diverse fields from around the globe who dialogue about improving cancer care on an international level and developing strategies to add psychosocial issues to all aspects of cancer control. The attendees include, but are not limited to, physicians, social workers, nurses, psychologists, rehabilitation specialists, epidemiologists, social scientists and educators.
Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology (CANO/ACIO) 2016
Date: October 20-23, 2016
Location: Calgary, Alberta
We are pleased to announce that the CANO/ACIO (Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology/Association canadienne des infirmières en oncologie) conference will be held at the Hilton Quebec in Quebec City. The theme for the conference is Patient Engagement.
Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology (CAPO) Conference 2017
Date: May 3- May 5, 2017
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Theme: Practice, Research & Leadership: Weaving it all together
The 2017 conference will bring together interdisciplinary professionals to explore, share, learn and discuss the psychosocial aspects of cancer. CAPO’s (Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology) annual conference convenes researchers, clinicians and community-based organizations from several professions, including: medical, psychiatry, nursing, psychology, social work, spiritual care, nutrition, rehabilitation medicine, occupational health and radiation oncology.
Applied Research Conference in Cancer Control (ARCC)
Date: May 25-26, 2017
Location: Toronto, Ontario
The objective of the conference is to bridge a connection between researchers and decision-makers, using health economics, services, policy and ethics research to improve cancer control and the delivery of cancer care.
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Conference
Date: June 2-June 6, 2017
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Theme: Science and Society
The ASCO annual meeting brings together oncology professionals from a broad range of specialties, making it an excellent venue for exploring the theme of the Meeting – Science and Society.
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Conference
Date: September 20-23, 2017
Location: Ottawa Conference and Event Centre, 200 Coventry Road, Ottawa, ON
The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Conference is the foremost national conference in Canada focusing on hospice palliative care. The conference provides doctors, nurses, pharmacists, hospice palliative care and other allied healthcare professionals; and caregivers, volunteers, spiritual advisers, and social workers with the opportunity to share their experience and expertise on a national platform. This event continues to attract 600-800 hospice palliative care professionals each year and comprises many cutting-edge presentations and research outcomes.
Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference
The Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, initiated in 2002 by the BRC and the National Cancer Institute’s Office of Cancer Survivorship, brings together investigators, clinicians, and survivors to share and learn about the most up-to-date cancer survivorship research. This meeting serves as a forum for researchers, clinicians, cancer survivors, advocates, program planners, policy-makers, and public health experts to learn about current and emerging cancer survivorship innovation in a rapidly changing landscape.
Multinational Association for Supportive Cancer Care (MASCC)
Date: June 21-24, 2017
Location: Washington, DC, USA
Theme: Sharing Successes in Supportive Care in Cancer
The 2017 MASCC/ISOO (Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer/International Society of Oral Oncology) topics will include new models of coordinated care, strategies of managing targeted therapies, the integration of oncology and dermatology, and financial toxicity. New e-poster sessions will be mentored by leading world expers, many based at the National Cancer Institute or other US research centers.
This Symposium is intended for physicians, nurses, dentists, oral surgeons, dental hygienists, pharmacists, social workers, nutritionists, and other health care providers involved with the care of cancer patients.