Young Gynae Oncologists - ESGO 2017 Vienna

Young Gynae Oncologists Programme at ESGO 2017

European Network of Young Gynaecological Oncologists (ENYGO)

The European Network of Young Gynaecological Oncologists (ENYGO) is an ESGO network for juniors and trainees in gynaecological oncology and related subspecialties.

ENYGO serves as a forum for promoting scientific and social interaction, discussion, debate, exchange of ideas and views. It also serves as an important source of information for opportunities related to training and research in the field of gynaecological oncology.

For more information, please click here.

The ESGO 2017 programme caters for young professionals with the inclusion of the following sessions organised by the ENYGO network:

Young Investigators Session

Sunday, Nov 5, 2017

Chairs: Kristina Lindemann, Kamil Zalewski


Are you a fellow, trainee or under 40?  

This session will provide the opportunity for selected top abstracts in the Young Investigators category to present their research during this time. You might be even nominated for the Best Oral and Poster Young Investigators Award. All abstract topics apply for this special category.

Don't miss out, submit your abstract now!

Fellows Workshops

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017

Workshop 1:  Ovarian Cancer


Chairs: Stephan Polterauer, Vladyslav Sukhin

How to select patients for upfront debulking surgery (PET vs CT vs diagnostic laparoscopy): Presentation of  different approaches/feasibility/discussion. 20min Giovanni Aletti

Systematic approach to OC procedures – video workshop:

  • Paraaortic Lymphadenectomy

Ignacio Zapardiel (10 min)

  • Pelvic Lymphadenectomy

Michael Halaska (10 min)

  • Extraperitoneal En Bloc Hysterectomy/Oophorectomy/Colectomy

Rene Laky (15min)

  • En Bloc Splenectomy/Omentectomy

Giovanni Aletti (15min)

  • Diaphragm Resection (sandwich technique)

Christoph Grimm (10min)

  • Podiums Discussion (40min)


Workshop 2: Palliative Care


Chairs: David Lindquist, Polat Dursun

  • "Management of malignant bowel obstruction - surgery?"

Bachleitner (15 min)

  • "Management of malignant bowel obstruction - conservative treatment?"

Petru (15 min)

  • "Palliative radiotherapy - benefits and limitations"

Creutzberg (15 min)

  • "Panel discussion and room for questions" (15 min)


Special Opportunities for young professionals at the ENYGO Lounge

Nov 4-6, 2017, 12:30-14:00


A unique format of sessions and opportunities designed for the needs of young professionals to advance their career and knowledge.

Check out the special program below at the ENYGO lounge each day at 12:30.


Day 1: Career Corner

Saturday, Nov 4, 2017

Meet the Professors at the ENYGO Lounge

Don't miss your opportunity to meet and discuss with the distinguished Professors below the corner stones of their careers.

Learn from the experience of the experts and gain the knowledge to advance your career!


Denis Querleu, France





Nadeem Abu-Rustum, USA




Neville Hacker, Australia





Day 2: ENYGO/ESGO proposals for trainees

Sunday, Nov 5, 2017

Learn about the unique training opportunities developed by ESGO for young professionals, including:

  • ESGO Fellowships Programme
  • ESGO Accreditation Programme
  • Volunteering Opportunities within ENYGO

  and more.

Join the round table discussions, get first-hand practical tips from former fellows and graduates of the accreditation programme.

Day 3: My mistake' reflections on handling a medical mistake

Harter Philipp
Monday, Nov 6, 2017

Learn on mistakes done by others, get first-hand advise from experts how not to repeat the same mistakes.

Key opinion leaders will share important insights on their medical mistakes and what they would advise young colleagues to avoid.


ENYGO Networking Event

Sunday, Nov 5, 2017


Awareness Activities


Saturday Nov 4, 2017

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