Offsite Scientific Sessions Exclusive scientific sessions at Vienna's landmark sights ESGO 2017 congress features a new format of offsite scientific sessions that will be held at the Sigmund Freud Museum and the Secession. Check out the topics and speakers below, and enroll for an offsite session of your choice as you register for ESGO 2017. Get a head start and Reserve your place! *The number of participants at these special sessions is limited and will be on a ‘first come first served’ basis. Session Topic: "From Hysteria to Psycho-Oncology" Sigmund Freud Museum Saturday, Nov 4th, 2017 20:00-22:00 Chair: Annette Hasenburg, Germany This session has a special format, an enactment with drama and role play. Some excerpts of freud’s texts will introduce the session. Gynaecological patients’ fears, emotions, concerns, thoughts about the diagnosis, treatment, prognosis will be enacted and two therapists will discuss psycho-oncological interventions and techniques performing some role-play. PROGRAM 20:00 GUIDED TOUR 20:30 Session : "From Hysteria to Psycho-Oncology" Speakers: 20:30 Luzia Travado, Portugal and Vesna Kesic, Serbia 21:15 ON STAGE REPRESENTATION: Common fears of cancer patients (role play of therapeutic techniques) with Luzia Travado, Elisabeth Andritsch, Clemens Farkas and Snezana Mijalkovics Session Topic: "Sexuality and Oncology" Secession Monday Nov 6th, 2017 20:00-22:00 Chair: Vesna Kesic, Serbia Sexual function after gynecological cancer is a challenging issue, and patients and their partner deserve special attention. With the genital organs being involved, patients may suffer from sexual dysfunction due to surgery, chemotherapy and/ or irradiation of the genital organs. In this session physicians will be informed how to actively approach distressing topics and how to support the patient and her significant other. PROGRAM 20:00 GUIDED TOUR 20:30 A women’s guide to sexuality with and after cancer Speaker: Annette Hasenburg, Germany 21:15 The impact of a gynaecological cancer on the sexual well-being of the partner Speaker: Leen Aerts, Belgium Not yet an ESGO member? Join or renew today Directly to: Programme Abstract Submission Registration Book your hotel ESGO 2017 Newsletter Get notified on all news and activities right in your mailbox. Sign-up Now! You may also like Congress Highlights Read More Vienna Landmarks Read More Hotels in Vienna Read More Register Now & Save Read More ESGO 2017 Congress ESGO’s International meeting is Europe’s landmark meeting in Gynaecological Oncology and the core of ESGO’s educational activities. Held biennially, ESGO congress offers professionals a unique opportunity to learn and discuss the latest medical and scientific developments in gynaecological cancers research, treatment and care, as well as to network with key opinion leaders and peers from around the world. Read more Why Attend Key Reasons Highlights Congress Webcasts Scientific Info Congress Highlights Abstract Submission Scientific Programme Congress Info Committees Key Dates FAQ About ESGO Congress Become a Member eAcademy News Updates Get notified on all of ESGO’s news and activities. Sign-up Now!