ESMO Preceptorship on Lung Cancer 2018: Manchester

Manchester, United Kingdom - 07 Mar - 09 Mar 2018

Learning objectives

  • To learn about the evidence-base for lung cancer screening and novel diagnostic modalities
  • To learn about the management of early stage NSCLC and use of adjuvant treatments
  • To understand the role of multi-modality treatment in locally advanced NSCLC and limited stage SCLC
  • To learn about the management of patients with actionable driver mutations and novel targeted agents for advanced NSCLC
  • To understand the role of immune-checkpoint blockade for lung cancer and to learn about novel immunotherapies
  • To learn about treatment of NSCLC with oligometastatic disease
  • To learn about the systemic treatment of mesothelioma and small cell lung cancer
  • To learn about the role of supportive and palliative care for thoracic malignancies

Download the preliminary programme

How to apply

Application is via online form. During the application process you will be required to upload the following:

Application deadline

Application for the course is now closed.

Who can apply?

While this course is primarily aimed at oncologists resident in Europe, application is open to all ESMO members.

To apply, ESMO membership is mandatory. If you are not an ESMO member, or need to renew your membership, please visit the  ESMO membership pages.

What's included?

Successful applicants will benefit from complimentary course registration.

Travel Grant

In addition to the course registration, a travel grant of maximum 600 euros is offered to selected applicants as a contribution versus their travel and accommodation costs. The reimbursement will be processed after the course against original invoices/vouchers.

In order to help you in the selection of the most convenient accommodation to reach the Preceptorship venue, we are happy to provide you the with the link to the Accommodation Booking Provider for the ESMO-The Christie Preceptorship on Lung Cancer, available here.


  • Fiona Blackhall, United Kingdom
  • Raffaele Califano, United Kingdom 


The Christie School of Oncology
The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
Wilmslow Road
Manchester M20 4BX