Scientific Programme Highlights

Keynote Lecture 

Nov 4, 2019 at 09:30 – 10:30

The keynote lecture given by Meletios (Thanos) Dimopoulos, Greece will focus on :

  • The Role of Immunotherapy in the Management of Gynaecological Cancers


Meletios (Thanos) Dimopoulos, MD, is a Hematologist-Medical Oncologist, a highly renowned leader in his field. He is the Chairman of the Department of Clinical Therapeutics and Rector of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Dr. Dimopoulos has a research interest in Plasma Cell Dyscrasias. He is a recipient of the Robert A. Kyle Award for outstanding contributions to Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia, of Waldenstrom's award for Myeloma Research of the International Myeloma Society, and of the CoMy Excellence Award.

In August 2017 he was given the title "Officier dans l' Ordre des Palmes academiques" (Republique Francaise, Ministere de l' Education Nationale). In May 2018 he was elected as membre associe etranger of the National Academy of Medecine of France.


Scientific Sessions You Don't Want to Miss...

  • ESMO-ESGO ovarian cancer consensus conference recommendations
  • Stratifying patients for radical cytoreduction in advanced epithelial ovarian cancer
  • Debate: Radical hysterectomy in early cervical cancer: Is a minimally invasive approach no longer a standard?
  • Early-stage high-risk endometrial cancer
  • ESGO-EFC new recommendations on prevention
  • Lymphadenectomy in ovarian, cervical, and endometrial cancer
  • ESGO-GCIG Rare Tumours Guidelines
  • Learning from two decades of cervical cancer treatment: Achievements and challenges
  • Non epithelial ovarian cancer in adolescents (SIOPE)


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