Validating Predictive Models and Biomarkers of Radiotherapy Toxicity to Reduce Side-Effects and Improve Quality of Life in Cancer Survivors

The purpose of this international study is to try to predict which patients are more likely to have side effects from radiotherapy

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Oral presentation at IAE World Congress of Epidemiology in Japan.

Petra Seibold ( Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany) gave an oral presentation at the 21st International Epidemiological Association (IEA) World Congress of Epidemiology (WCE2017) about: Quality of Life and patient-reported early adverse effects in prostate cancer patients treated with radiotherapy in the multi-centre observational REQUITE study.

Oral presentation at the Annual Meeting of the DGEpi (German Society of Epidemiology)

Ms. Prof. Dr. Jenny Chang-Claude gave an oral presentation at the joint annual meeting of the DGEpi (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Epidemiologie), DGSMP (Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sozialmedizin und Prävention) und der DGMS (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Medizinische Soziologie) in Lübeck, Germany, on September 7th, 2017. http://www.gemeinsam-forschen.de/

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Recruitment

Breast
2071
Lung
559
383*
Prostate
1810
* non-REQUITE patients included in our analyses

Events

Lung Cancer Centre of Excellence Conference 2017

The scientific programme will broadly focus on the latest multidisciplinary approaches in lung cancer research.

For more information see the website

Dates: 
Sunday, 3 December, 2017 to Tuesday, 5 December, 2017
Location: 
The Midland Hotel M60 2DS Manchester
United Kingdom
GB

UK Interdisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium

This meeting has the unambiguous aim of being the UK’s premier breast cancer conference.  Treatment of breast cancer has for many years been dependent on the interaction of professionals from many disciplines.  Research into improving our understanding of this complex disease and prospects for improving its prevention and treatment also require interdisciplinary collaboration to make meaningful advances. http://breastcancerconference.org/ 

REQUITE abstract, T. Rattay et al. : "Acute toxicity and quality of life in breast cancer patients treated by radiotherapy in the multi-centre REQUITE cohort study" accepted for poster.

Dates: 
Monday, 15 January, 2018 to Tuesday, 16 January, 2018
Location: 
Manchester Central Convention Centre
Petersfield
M2 3GX Manchester
United Kingdom
GB

ELCC 2018 European Lung Cancer Congress

The European Lung Cancer Congress is a collaborative effort of the most important multidisciplinary societies representing thoracic oncology specialists, all working towards a shared goal: to advance science, disseminate education and improve the practice of lung cancer specialists worldwide.

For more information: website

Dates: 
Wednesday, 11 April, 2018 to Saturday, 14 April, 2018
Location: 
the Palexpo exhibition centre
30 Route François-Peyrot
1218 Geneva
Switzerland
CH

ESTRO 37: Innovation for Value and Access

ESTRO is a society focusing on interdisciplinarity and multidisciplinarity, giving radiation oncologists, medical physicists, radiobiologists, brachytherapists and radiation therapists (RTTs) the opportunity to engage with other oncology organisations with the collective aim of improving cancer treatment.

This conference will convey the theme ‘Innovation for Value and Access’. Click here for more information.

Dates: 
Friday, 20 April, 2018 to Tuesday, 24 April, 2018
Location: 
CCIB
Rambla Prim 1-17
08019 Barcelona
Spain
ES

ESMO2018 Congress: Securing access to optimal cancer care

ESMO is and continues to be a leading force of high-quality oncology education, a platform for immense international visibility for scientific research, and a proud contributor to continuous improvements in patient care.

For more information: website

Dates: 
Friday, 19 October, 2018 to Tuesday, 23 October, 2018
Location: 
Messe Munich
Messegelände
81823 München
Germany
DE

ASTRO 2018

ASTRO’S Annual Meeting is the premier radiation oncology scientific event in the world and draws more than 11,000 attendees each year.

Abstract Submission Site Opens: December 13, 2017
Abstract Submission Site Closes: February 14, 2018

Dates: 
Sunday, 21 October, 2018 to Wednesday, 24 October, 2018
Location: 
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
900 E Market St
TX 78205 San Antonio
United States
US