SIOG educational courses
SIOG, in collaboration with various partners, organises educational courses in geriatric oncology as well as other topics.
SIOG Treviso Advanced Geriatric Oncology Course
This course aims to train professionals in the management of elderly cancer patients, providing specific skills in assessment, care pathways and therapeutic choices about the elderly patients with cancer. The aims are to develop the general principles of both geriatric and oncology medicine that are useful to treat elderly cancer patient.
The course is organised in conjunction with the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore. The 2017 edition will be held in June-July 2017.
EICA-EUGMS-SIOG Master Course on “Impact of nutrition in older cancer patients”
SIOG, EICA and EUGMS will jointly organize a European Interdisciplinary Council on Ageing course to be held on May 18-20, 2016 in San Servolo (IT), on the campus of the Venice International University. The interactive course will focus on the impact of nutrition in older cancer patients and is open to oncologists, geriatricians, other medical specialists as well as GPs. The aims of this course are to update the scientific knowledge and improve the practical skills of the participants caring for onco-geriatric patients.
More information available soon!