ESMO Summit Africa 2018 – Oncology Updates: From Evidence to Practice

Cape Town, South Africa - 14 Feb - 16 Feb 2018

The ESMO Summit Africa 2018 is a three-day educational event with presentations focused on several key disease sites. Created for oncology professionals in Africa by international and local key opinion leaders, the summit put into context the most significant treatment advances.

Summit objectives

  • To provide the oncology community with a summary of the most significant treatment advances presented at the ESMO Congresses
  • To review the current standard of care for key malignancies from a local and international perspective
  • To discuss the current controversies in the management of specific cancers

Preliminary programme   Register here   More information

Target audience

Medical and clinical oncologists, pharmacists, nurses, students, fellows, residents, general practitioners in oncology and other oncology healthcare professionals.


Andrés Cervantes, ES
Jeannette Parkes/Hannah Simonds, ZA (local chair)
Bernardo Rapoport, ZA (local chair)

Scientific Committee

  • Andrés Cervantes, ES
  • Jeannette Parkes, ZA
  • Bernardo Rapoport, ZA
  • Alex A. Adjei, US
  • Fatima Cardoso, PT
  • Georgia Demetriou, ZA
  • Moawia El Hassan, SD
  • Anna Nyakabau, ZW
  • Hannah Simonds, ZA
  • Rolf A. Stahel, CH

Registration fees and deadlines

Deadline ESMO Member ESMO Member
in Training (under 40)
Non-ESMO Member ESMO Nurses
ESMO Radiographers
ESMO Medical Students 
Early registration:
30 Sep 2017
R 1450 R 1365 R 1550 R 575
Late registration:
30 Jan 2018
R 1885 R 1595 R 2055 R 685
On site registration R 2055 R 1700 R 2250 R 800
Individual day registration R 800 R 800 R 800 R 800

*medical and science undergraduate students can benefit from free ESMO membership


The programme of this event is accredited with 16 ESMO-MORA category 1 points and with 20 x CEU point + 1 x Ethics point by the University of Cape Town.
For further information please refer to ESMO-MORA Recertification Process & Requirements.


For information, please contact Event Management Solutions
Tel: +27 21 7120571

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