About Symposium

Supportive Care Makes Excellent Cancer Care Possible

  • The annual international scientific symposium shares the most recent research in supportive care via lectures, podium abstract presentations, posters, and satellite seminars.
  • Designed to educate and inform an international audience of health care professionals on methods to minimize therapy-induced side effects and the symptoms and complications associated with cancer.
  • The Symposium follows the tradition of bringing together health care professionals from many countries and fields of expertise. State-of-the-art research and methods to minimize and prevent cancer-induced side effects, symptoms and complications of its treatment, and psychosocial issues facing cancer patients and families are presented and discussed via didactic presentations, proffered papers, posters of selected abstracts, and discussions.
  • The organization’s many study groups meet to talk about the group’s accomplishments to date and plans for the coming year. These meetings also give members the opportunity to network with each other and share ideas on mutual interests.

Should I attend?

The MASCC/ISOO Annual Symposium is filled with scientific sessions, hands on learning and networking opportunities.  In addition to a high quality scientific program the symposium will be a perfect opportunity to network with peers and colleagues in a cross disciplinary environment allowing you to get the most out of your network and learning experience.

This Symposium is intended for physicians, nurses, dentists, oral surgeons, dental hygienists, pharmacists, social workers, nutritionists, and other health care providers involved with the care of cancer patients.

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