SIOG Geriatric Oncology – Advanced Course
The SIOG advanced courses provide the basis of the assessment and the multidimensional approach that should be applied to treatment of elderly cancer patients. The course covers general principles of cancer treatment using case-based discussions and
debates in geriatrics for clinical oncologists as well as in clinical oncology for geriatricians.
Etienne Brain - Institut Curie (Hôpital René Huguenin), St Cloud, France
Silvio Monfardini - Instituto Palazzolo, Fondazione Don Gnocchi, Milan, Italy
Giuseppe Colloca - Policlinico A. Gemelli, Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
European CME credits (ECMEC®s) granted by the European
Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®).
The 2019 Advanced Course was attended by geriatricians, medical oncologists, surgical
oncologists, radiation oncologists and anaesthesiologists from 17 different countries.