ESMO Summit Africa

CPD accreditation:  20 x CEU point + 1 x Ethics point

The ESMO Summit Africa 2019 is a three-day educational event with presentations focused on several key disease sites. Created for oncology professionals in Africa by international and local key opinion leaders, the Summit will put into context the most significant treatment advances presented at the ESMO annual Congress.

Summit objectives

  • To provide the oncology community with a summary of the most significant treatment advances presented at the ESMO Congresses
  • To review the current standard of care for key malignancies from a local and international perspective
  • To discuss the current controversies in the management of specific cancers

Target audience

Medical and clinical oncologists, pharmacists, nurses, students, fellows, residents, general practitioners in oncology and other oncology healthcare professionals.

Co-Chairs

Andrés Cervantes, Valencia, ES
Hannah Simonds, Stellenbosch, ZA
Daniel Vorobiof, Johannesburg, ZA

Programme

The programme will be available by mid-August 2018.

Accreditation

The programme of this event will be accredited with ESMO-MORA points for international delegates and CPD points for South African delegates. Recertification is necessary for medical oncologists to remain professionally certified by ESMO. Recertification guarantees that a certified medical oncologist has continued to update her/his knowledge and continues to possess the necessary skills and standards for the practice of medical oncology. For further information please refer to ESMO-MORA Recertification Process & Requirements.

The programme for this event will be accredited with CEU points by the University of Cape Town, for South African doctors.