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. 

Have a read of the second edition here

  • 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

ESMO Perspectives will always be delivered straight to our members' inboxes.

Fatima Cardoso: Oncologist and Advocate, Fighting for Cancer Patients

  • 24 Mar 2017
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Director of the Breast Unit at the Champalimaud Clinical Center, Fatima Cardoso has dedicated her life to the care of patients with advanced breast cancer. Here she tells readers why she is so passionate about these ‘forgotten’ patients

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Attracting the Brightest and the Best to Oncology: The ESMO-ESO course for medical students

  • 20 Feb 2017
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With two successful years now under its belt, we had a delve around to find out why this course is speaking to many medical students

 

 

 

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Women for Oncology: How do they do it?

  • 20 Feb 2017
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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
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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
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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.

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Passion, Self-Awareness and a Good Mentor: the keys to a successful career

  • 13 Jan 2017
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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
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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
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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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