DE-ESCALATION OF BREAST CANCER TREATMENTS ORGANISED BY EORTC AND BIG

EORTC, BIG
10/14/20, 4:00 PM
Europe/Paris GMT+2

Description

Programme

 

13:00-13:05Brief introduction on global breast cancer research and de-escalation of breast cancer treatments – Prof. Etienne Brain, EORTC Breast Cancer Group Chair & BIG Executive Board member

13:05-13:10Brief presentation of DECRESCENDO study and introduction of the speakers – Prof. David Cameron, BIG Chair and EORTC Breast Cancer Group member

13:10-13:25Tailoring radio therapy after surgery to an individual patient’s risk of recurrence (EXPERT study – BIG Radio Tuning). Tailoring radiation dose escalation after surgery: cosmetic results and patient reported outcomes informing treatment decision-making (DCIS study) – Prof. Boon Chua, BIG Executive Board member & Study Principal Investigator of EXPERT and DCIS

13:25-13:35Using the biological characteristics of a tumour and novel diagnostic tests to help safely exclude chemotherapy (MINDACT study) – Prof. Fatima Cardoso, EORTC Breast Cancer Group and BIG member & Study Principal Investigator of MINDACT

13:35-13:45Getting the patient’s perspective: Importance of giving patients the right information about de-escalation risks – Mrs Elizabeth Bergsten Nordstrom, EUROPA DONNA Executive Board member

13:45-14:00Q&A session

Previous registration necessary?

NO

YES
Simultaneous translation ?

NO

YES
Will it be recorded?
NO
YES

Brief introduction on global breast cancer research and de-escalation of breast cancer treatments, Brief presentation of DECRESCENDO study and introduction of the speakers, Tailoring radio therapy after surgery to an individual patient’s risk of recurrence (EXPERT study – BIG Radio Tuning). Tailoring radiation dose escalation after surgery: cosmetic results and patient reported outcomes informing treatment decision-making (DCIS study), Using the biological characteristics of a tumour and novel diagnostic tests to help safely exclude chemotherapy (MINDACT study), Getting the patient’s perspective: Importance of giving patients the right information about de-escalation risks, Q&A session

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Speakers

Etienne Brain, David Cameron, Boon Chua, Fatima Cardoso, Elizabeth Bergsten Nordstrom

 

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DE-ESCALATION OF BREAST CANCER TREATMENTS ORGANISED BY EORTC AND BIG