ESMO Perspectives: our digital magazine
Welcome to our digital magazine: fresh perspectives on the people and stories behind ESMO
Second edition out now!
We're delving into the world of education in this second edition of ESMO Perspectives - interviews, thoughts and ideas from those creating educational opportunities and those living them! You'll also be able to find KOL interviews, member stories, and much more.
- Spotlight on Education: The ESMO/ASCO Global Curriculum, Preceptorships, the ESMO Examination and CME opportunities
- Key Opinion Leader interviews: Evandro de Azambuja, Jean-Charles Soria, Hans Wildiers
- Feature articles: ESMO Asia 2016 Congress, Award winner Sumitra Thongprasert, and ESMO globetrotters Gilberto Morgan and Bishal Gyawali
- Plus the latest movers and shakers, as well as news from ESMO communities
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ESMO Preceptorships: allowing the humanity to surface
- 14 Apr 2017
With the obvious objective of updating medical knowledge, these dynamic and interactive preceptorships also push participants to enhance their communication, interpersonal and collaborative skills, and to become more patient-focused.of ESMO Preceptorships: allowing the humanity to surface
Member Focus: ESMO Globetrotters
- 07 Apr 2017
Anyone wondering what it would be like to work in oncology in a country where you don’t speak the language and where the healthcare system is dramatically different to that in your own country will learn a lot from Gil Morgan and Bishal Gyawali, ESMO members who have done just that.
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A Global Curriculum for a Global Age
- 31 Mar 2017
The ESMO/ASCO Global Curriculum is a set of common guidelines offering a global perspective of the clinical training required for physicians to qualify as medical oncologists. We talked to the developers, trainers and a trainee about the importance of the curriculum and the recent updates.of A Global Curriculum for a Global Age
Attracting the Brightest and the Best to Oncology: The ESMO-ESO course for medical students
- 20 Feb 2017
With two successful years now under its belt, we had a delve around to find out why this course is speaking to many medical studentsof Attracting the Brightest and the Best to Oncology: The ESMO-ESO course for medical students
Women for Oncology: How do they do it?
- 20 Feb 2017
Three inspirational female oncologists share their experiences of life in a man’s world and, together with an ardent male advocate, suggest how women can redress the balance.
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Living the Dream – Running a Comprehensive Cancer Centre: Alexander Eggermont
- 06 Feb 2017
As Director General of Europe’s premier comprehensive cancer centre, Alexander Eggermont knows a thing or two about focus and determination. Here he describes what it means to get your ideal job, what that job entails and how loving your career could be the key to a happy marriage.
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Could These be ESMO’s Future Leaders?
- 26 Jan 2017
In an exciting new initiative this year – the ESMO Leaders Generation Programme – 15 oncologists spent nearly a week in Lugano, where ESMO has its headquarters, learning how to become successful leaders. Via a series of workshops and presentations, the participants were put through their paces by an expert faculty of ESMO leaders, other key opinion leaders and external professional experts.of Could These be ESMO’s Future Leaders?
Passion, Self-Awareness and a Good Mentor: the keys to a successful career
- 13 Jan 2017
You would be hard-pressed to find someone in oncology who hasn’t heard of José Baselga. Currently Physician-in-Chief and Chief Medical Officer at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, he is a world leader in research into targeted therapy for breast cancer. ESMO President in 2008–2009, he was elected as the President of the American Association for Cancer Research for 2015–2016. José Baselga was also a co-founder of the IMPAKT Breast Cancer Conference.
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Going Back to Basics to Cure Cancer: an interview with Alberto Bardelli
- 05 Jan 2017
Drug resistance and tumour heterogeneity limit the effectiveness of current cancer therapies. Cure remains elusive for some cancers because the steps that drive cancer development and progression are poorly understood. These are just two reasons why we need to improve what we know about the basic mechanisms of cancer, argues Alberto Bardelli
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Young Blood: inside the ESMO Young Oncologists Committee
- 05 Jan 2017
At the heart of ESMO’s efforts to support young oncologists (YOs) is the Young Oncologists Committee (YOC), a band of inspired, enthusiastic peers who understand what the new generation of oncologists need and are constantly trying to develop new ways to provide it.
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