KOL Brief: Highlights from the European Cancer Congress 2013 | ECC 2013

The European Cancer Congress 2013 (ECC 2013) held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, which included the 17th ECCO, the 38th ESMO and the 32nd ESTRO meetings, is the main multidisciplinary and multi-professional educational opportunity in oncology to take place in Europe ? a fact that underpins the relevance, role and participation of each and every speciality in oncology.

This year the combined congress continued positioning multidisciplinarity as the way forward to best improve the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care of cancer patients. Each of the contributing partners recognizes the multidisciplinary setting of the the European Cancer Congress (ECC 2013) as an ideal surroundings for participants to leverage knowledge, promote education and build awareness about oncology and placing the patient at the heart of all our efforts and discussions.

In collaboration with our media partners Oncology TV Europe and Quadia Online Video, Onco’Zine – The International Oncology Network, presents a series of interviews with Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs).  The interviews will update you on the latest highlights from the European Cancer Congress 2013.

KOL Brief: Daily Highlights
Split in seven interviews, these KOL Briefs or daily highlights cover a series of cancer related topic and highlight a number of important studies including lung cancer, gynecological cancer, genitourinary cancer and melanoma.

The interviews were conducted with:



Professor Giuseppe Giaccone, MD. PhD, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and its clinical affiliates within the MedStar Georgetown Cancer Network [Video]



Professor Alan Horwich, PhD, FRCP, FFR FRCSI (Hon), Fell. Acad Med Sci, a Consultant Clinical Oncologist at The Royal Marsden in London, UK. [Video]



James Larkin, MA, FRCP, PhD, a Consultant Medical Oncologist at the The Royal Marsden in London, UK. [Video]



Professor Jonathan Ledermann, B.Sc., MD, FRCP, UCH Gynaecological Cancer Centre/North London Cancer Network in London, UK [Video]



Timothy Perren, MD FRCP, a Consultant Medical Oncologist at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Leeds, UK [Video]



Gerhardt Attard, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Institute for Cancer Research, Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK. [Video]



Professor Caroline Robert, MD, Institute Gustave-Roussy, Paris, France. [Video

All video interview are produced in collaboration with:




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