Multidisciplinary management of head and neck oncology

11-13 May, 2018
Osaka, Japan


This multidisciplinary course, organised as a collaboration between ESTRO and EHNS (European Head and neck Society), is aimed at specialists and trainees with an interest and expertise in head and neck surgery (head and neck surgeons, oto-rhino-laryngologists, maxillo-facial surgeons, reconstructive surgeons, etc.), radiation oncologists, medical oncologists and other medical specialists involved in the treatment of patients with head and neck cancer.


Course directors
•    Vincent Grégoire, Radiation Oncologist, Cliniques Universitaires St-Luc, Brussels (BE) 
•    René Leemans, Head and Neck Surgeon, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam (NL) 
•    Lisa Licitra, Medical Oncologist, Istituto Tumori, Milan (IT)

•    Cai Grau, Radiation Oncologist, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus (DK)
•    Jesper Grau Eriksen, Clinical Oncologist, Odense University Hospital, Odense (DK)
•    Jean-Pascal Machiels, Medical Oncologist, Cliniques Universitaires St-Luc, Brussels (BE)
•    Piero Nicolai, Oto-Rhino-Laryngologist and Head and Neck Surgeon, University of Brescia, Brescia (IT) 
•    Frank A. Pameijer, Radiologist, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht (NL) 

Local organisers
•    Nobue Uchida, Radiaton Oncologist, Tottori University, Tottori 
•    Satoshi Ishikura, Radiaton Oncologist, Nagoya City University, Nagoya


The course aims to be interactive through integration of multidisciplinary lectures and more focused workshops. The faculty includes renowned European experts involved in the multidisciplinary treatment of head and neck cancer.