Launch event of the book "BREAST CANCER GLOBAL QUALITY CARE" by Prof. D. Verhoeven

    INTERNATIONAL EVENT 
    
    SATURDAY 7th OF DECEMBER 

 

    PRESENTATION BY FRANCESCA VANTHIELEN

 

    FREE ENTRANCE

 

      Buying a book is highly appreciated (nearly €45)

Scientific event with lunch

FELIX PAKHUIS

Godefriduskaai 30 - 2000 Antwerpen

8.30 - 9.00

Welcome (coffee / pastries)

9.00 - 13.00 

Scientific meeting

Chair: Dr. L. Tucker, US / Prof. D. Verhoeven, Belgium

9.00 - 10.45

Comprehensive: 15 minutes talk

Trends and inequity in BC worldwide - Prof. C. Allemani, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK

Pathology around the globe - Prof. S. Masood, University of Florida, US

Screening for who? - Dr. H. Junkermann, Univeristy of Heidelberg, Germany

Multidisciplinary meeting: Jewel in the crown - Prof. T. Sarantou, Levine Cancer Institute Charlotte, US

Relevance of 2nd opinion in Breast Pathology - Dr. L. Tucker, Biomedical Laboratories Virginia, US

10.45 - 11.15

Coffee break

11.15 - 13.00

Comprehensive: 15 minutes talk

Perspective from South Africa - Prof. C. Benn, Johannesburg, South Africa

Patient-reported health problems - Prof. S. Siesling, University of Twente, The Netherlands

Genetic revolution in breast care - Prof. M. Schmidt, Netherlands Cancer Institute Amsterdam, The Netherlands

How to organize radiation therapy worldwide - Prof. P. Poortmans, Institut Curie Paris, France

Assessing cost and value for money - Prof. M. Joore, Maastricht University, The Netherlands

13.00 - 14.00

 Lunch

Academic session with reception

THEATER ‘T EILANDJE

Kattendijkdok - Westkaai 16 - 2000 Antwerpen

16.00 - 16.30  Welcome
16.30 - 18.30 

Academic session

05’ Introduction - Prof. D. Verhoeven, Belgium

10' Mr. J. Jambon, Minister-President of the Government of Flanders

10’ Prof. H. van Goethem, Rector University of Antwerp

05’ Dr. B. Van Daele, Board of governors AZ Klina, Brasschaat

15’ Prof. R. Mansel, Cardiff, UK: “Breast centre certification”

15’ Prof. T. Sarantou, Charlotte, US: “A global initiative on quality”: “A global initiative on quality”

30' Prof. D. Verhoeven / Prof. S. Siesling

"Making of the book: The story" 

30' Panel discussion with editors and faculty members

18.30 - 20.00  Reception and signing of the book

More information: secretary oncology sofie.pauwels@klina.be or +32 3 650 51 58

Registration is mandatory

 

Aanvang: 
zaterdag 07 december 2019 - 08:30
Einde: 
zaterdag 07 december 2019 - 20:00