ABOUT THE CONGRESS

This biennial congress promises once again to provide a unique platform for the dissemination of the most relevant and cutting-edge science and innovation in the field of head and neck oncology. This congress has been shaping up to be a major international event in promoting multidisciplinarity in head and neck oncology.
With major emphasis on multidisciplinarity and innovation, this meeting will specifically cover the following main topics:

• New insights in the epidemiology and preven­tion of head and neck cancer
• Oncogenesis, HPV related cancers, immuno­logy and vaccination
• Updated results of practice changing rando­mised trials
• Multidisciplinary management of head and neck cancers
• Molecular targeted therapies and molecular imaging
• Novel radiation and surgical treatments
• Towards individualised management of head and neck cancer
• Robotic and minimally invasive surgery
• Reconstructive and salvage surgery
• Elderly patients, co-morbidities and their impact on management
• New insight in systemic treatments of head and neck cancers
• Thyroid, nasopharynx cancers and rare head and neck cancers
• Quality of life, supportive care and manage­ment of treatment side effects

Read the full welcome letter from the conference chairpersons H. Langendijk, CR Leemans and J-P Machiels

 

7th ICHNO Scientific Committee 
H. Langendijk (NL), Chair of the congress, representing ESTRO
R. Leemans (NL), Chair of the congress, representing EHNS
J.-P. Machiels (BE), Chair of the congress, representing ESMO
P. Blanchard (FR), Chair of the Advisory Committee for Radiation Oncology
L. Licitra (IT), Chair of the Advisory Committee for Medical Oncology
P. Nicolai (IT), Chair of the Advisory Committee for Surgery
R. Brakenhoff (NL), Chair of the Advisory Committee for Head and Neck Cancer Related Sciences  

Read full list of members

 

Conference Secretariat
ESTRO Office
Rue Martin V, 40
1200 Brussels
Belgium

General queries: events@estro.org
Abstract queries: abstracts@estro.org

 

General Information

Accreditation, currency, insurance, language, posters, exhibition.

 

 

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