Clinical Oncology Society of Australia’s 46th Annual Scientific Meeting

Venue: Adelaide Convention Centre Adelaide, SA, Australia

Start Date: Tue 12 Nov 2019 Start Time: 1000

End Date: Thu 14 Nov 2019 End Time: 1000

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Urological cancers focus of Clinical Oncology Society of Australia’s 46th Annual Scientific Meeting 

Cancer experts from all over the world and country will gather at the 46th Clinical Oncology Society of Australia’s Annual Scientific Meeting in Adelaide this month.

This year the event will focus on urological cancers, including prostate, testicular and bladder cancers.

The secondary theme of age and gender in cancer practice will also be explored – including sexuality, couples and transgender issues in gender care, and age-related cancer care matters for the very young and very old.

Digital health will also be discussed – with a focus on how technology can advance healthcare and the uptake of technology, including My Health Record.

Top Australian and international speakers will present the latest research and developments in cancer to more than 700 delegates, with a focus on research, treatment and supportive care.

Key topics on the programme include:

  • 21st century recommendations for prostate cancer
  • The impact of prostate care on men and their supportive care needs
  • Global health and oncology
  • Clinical oncology in the digital age
  • Euthanasia issues and end of life care
  • Integrating genetic testing into oncology practice
  • Personalising cancer screening
  • Cancer in LGBTIQ+ patients

A PDF of embargoed abstracts being presented is available. Please contact for inquiries, pre-ASM interviews (under embargo), or to seek media accreditation.

Organisation: COSA - Clinical Oncology Society of Australia

Website: http://cosa2019.org/

Topic: Health / Medical

Public ContactName Hollie Harwood
Phone 02 8063 4109
Email Media@cancer.org.au