InterAmerican Oncology Conferences
Last Modified: January 23, 2013
Dates: October 10-11, 2013
Location: Universidad Católica Argentina, Alicia M. de Justo 1680, Puerto Madero. Buenos Aires, Argentina
Sponsoring Group: InterAmerican Oncology Conferences
Web Page URL: www.oncologyconferences.com.ar
Topics Covered: The major emphasis will be on clinical aspects of cancer treatment in the 21st century with discussion of significant scientific advances underlying the novel approaches still in preclinical development.
Objectives: The meeting objectives are designed to introduce the audience to the latest information on targeted therapies, immunotherapies and emerging treatments in early development.
Who Should Attend: This meeting is the primary opportunity for hematologist, practicing oncologists, basic and clinical, scientists, translational investigators and health care workers to participate in a conference focusing on novel targeted therapies and other treatment advances which are changing the face of cancer care.
Agenda: The conference agenda will focus on new translational advances in the treatment of cancer as well as provide updates of conventional therapies for a number of the most common tumor types.
Fees: The conference does not charge a registration fee
Continuing Education: No
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