23 Dec 2015
Exciting symposium to be held 9-12th March 2016 at the European Institute of Oncology in Milan, Italy:
'HEMATOLOGICAL MALIGNANCIES: FROM MECHANISMS TO THERAPY'
As the field of onco-hematology is constantly and often turbulently evolving, the promotion of meetings that allow researchers to compare and share information, transferring acquisitions obtained from the study of the genome to the bedside, is crucial.
These can lead to the development of innovative personalized treatments with highest therapeutic effect and lowest toxicity burden.
In this context, we believe that a discussion on the state-of-the-art of blood and lymphatic tissue cancers could represent an important scientific, cultural and informative contribution of the national and international medical community; all during the year in which the World Health Organization is preparing to publish guidelines for the - increasingly molecular - diagnosis and treatment of such conditions.
Please pass on this information to any other colleague who might be interested.
The number of participants will be limited to 120.
Abstract submission and registration deadline: January 16th, 2016
Scientific & Organizing Committee:
Francesco Bertolini, European Institute of Oncology, Milan
Riccardo Dalla Favera, Columbia University, New York
Francesco Lo Coco, Tor Vergata University, Rome
Pier Giuseppe Pelicci, European Institute of Oncology, Milan
Stefano A. Pileri, European Institute of Oncology, Milan
Corrado Tarella, European Institute of Oncology, Milan
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