IPOS World Congress Preliminary Plenary Program Now Online

IPOS World Congress Preliminary Plenary Program Now Online

Day 1, Wednesday 31st October 2018

Plenary 1 (Morning): Symptom management

  1. Keynote speaker: Deborah Schrag, Boston – Symptom monitoring and outcomes
  2. Plenary speaker: William Redd, New York – Light therapy for symptom control

Plenary 2 (Afternoon): Inequalities in survivorship outcomes 

  1. Susan Dalton, Copenhagen – Social inequalities in survivorship
  2. Paul Jacobsen, Bethesda – Inequalities in cancer care

Day 2, Thursday 1st November 2018

Plenary 3 (Morning): Translational research 

  1. Tatsuo Akechi, Nagoya – Usefulness of smartphone behavioral activation and problem-solving treatment on fear of recurrence
  2. Nicole Rankin, Sydney – Translational research

President’s Plenary (Afternoon): Remembering Jimmie: A tribute to Prof Jimmie Holland

  1. Maria Die Trill, Madrid – IPOS President
  2. Chioma Asuzu, Nigeria
  3. David Kissane, Melbourne
  4. Yosuke Uchitomi, Tokyo
  5. Maggie Watson, London

Day 3, Friday 2nd November 2018

Plenary 4 (Morning): Palliative care, advanced and end stage disease 

  1. Ednin Hamzah, Kuala Lumpur – Advanced and end-stage disease in Asia
  2. Liz Lobb, Sydney – Late stage disease and end of life care

IPOS Awards Plenary (Afternoon)

  1. Christoffer Johannsen, Copenhagen – Chair, IPOS Awards Committee
  2. Arthur M. Sutherland Awardee
  3. Bernard Fox Memorial Awardee
  4. Noemi Fisman Awardee

Find our more by going to http://www.ipos2018.com/plenary-program.html