Methods in Clinical Cancer Research (MCCR)

Zeist, Netherlands - 17 Jun - 23 Jun 2017

For junior clinical oncologists in any clinical research area to learn the essentials of clinical trial design

Key Benefits

  • The six day scientific programme incorporates four educational formats to respond to a variety of learning needs
  • Exclusive access to and mentoring by up to 40 highly-experienced clinical experts in the field of oncology from Europe, US and Canada
  • Exceptional opportunity to meet and network with an elite group of 80 junior clinical oncologists from all over the world
  • Outstanding educational experience in a unique setting conducive to professional relationship building, learning and development
  • Access to a variety of educational tools including individual counselling designed to enable participants to develop their initial protocol proposal into a complete protocol
  • Active promotion of productive dialogues between young cancer specialists and the European and non-European Cancer Societies


The programme outlining the workshop schedule is available online.

View the programme

Course application

Application for the course is via the ECCO website. The deadline for 2017 applications was 8 February 2017.

Important dates

Deadline Date
Application submission opens 7 December 2016
Application submission deadline (now closed) 8 February 2017

ESMO Faculty

  • Emiliano Calvo, Spain, ESMO Workshop Director
  • Johan de Bono, UK
  • Jordi Rodón, USA

We are pleased to announce that ESMO is supporting the workshop with 14 Society Grants.