Following the previous successes of the RSM global oncology event, we are pleased to announce that the 5th year of this important meeting is going to take place in a webinar format.
This webinar is part of the London Global Cancer Week 2020 - a series coordinated with over 20 different events providing a comprehensive picture of the impact of the rising incidence of cancer in emerging countries.
Join this global movement to address the disparities in cancer care in low and middle income countries, and learn how to address this through collaborative networks. Once again, we bring together healthcare professionals from around the world to share their experiences and increase awareness of topical issues globally faced in oncology.
Participants can expect to understand:
- Innovations through digital and other technology, which will improve cancer control in low and middle income settings
- The global movement to eliminate cervical cancer, which could be the most significant achievement of our generation
- How current research in global oncology is improving cancer outcomes
A CPD certificate with 3 CPD credits will be issued to those joining the webinar live as well as those who watch the recording afterwards. Certificates will be issued 7 days after the webinar to those who watch it live and after 30 days for those that watch the recording.
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Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.
Webinar recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar, via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place.
This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.
Please note, due to the COVID-19 breakout this year’s prize has been cancelled. Therefore the submission deadline has been extended to 2021. If you have already submitted an abstract, you have until the new deadline to make any changes. The winner and top 10 abstracts will be invited to present at the 2021 meeting.
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Vanessa Moss annual prize
- Winner of best abstract - £250 and invited for oral presentation
- Top 10 abstracts – poster presentation
Submission deadline: Sunday 27 June 2021
- Any scientist or healthcare professional working in the field of global cancer control
- HICs and LMICs
Submit an abstract of 400 words maximum, including background, methods, results and discussion. The abstract should be on collaborative research/service delivery in which the applicant has been significantly involved, in global cancer control, focusing on LMICs as defined by the world bank group. The project may be clinical or scientific and the work may have been published previously (but not before 2018).
Judging panel will include oncologists and experts in the field of global cancer care who will consider the originality and the impact of the research on the quality of care for patients with cancer in LMICs, within the context of the resources available to the host institution.
The winner must agree to attend the conference. Standard travel expenses will covered by the RSM Oncology Section.
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