Prof. Frédéric Amant and dr. Ignacio Zapardiel organize a scientific meeting on the 24th and 25th of January 2019.During a general part of the meeting, researchers will give an update on ongoing projects. Invited speakers from the international INCIP group will give a lecture on different topics on cancer in pregnancy. This is followed by interactive workshops, which allow researchers and attendees to get more profound/practical information on these projects. At last we will brainstorm on future research projects.This event can be realized through support from:
Prof. Frédéric Amant and dr. Elzbieta Lampka organize a come together dinner in the evening of the 18th and a full day scientific meeting on the 19th of January.
During a general part of the meeting, researchers will give an update on ongoing projects. This is followed by interative workshops, which allows researchers and attendees to get more profound/practical information on these projects. At last we will brainstorm on future research projects.
This event can be realized through support from:
For more information about program and registration, please check the congress website.
During the international symposium "Cancer in Young Women", Sileny Han has defended her PhD dissertation with topic "Breast cancer during pregnancy – staging, treatment and maternal prognosis".
Press: news article on KULeuven website.
An international symposium was held on "Cancer in Young Women" in Leuven, Belgium.
Facts & Figures:
- Number of participants:
- on Thursday: 517
- on Friday: 171
- Number of renowed national and international speakers: 30
- International collaboration through INCIP: 66 members from 60 different centers and 24 countries
Download the program of the symposium
Download the introduction of Prof. Dr. Fréderic Amant - From CIP to INCIP
On Friday November 29, an international meeting was held on "Cancer & Pregancy" in Frankfurt, Germany.
Public defense of PhD dissertation of Dr. Mina Mhallem Gziri on ‘Cancer treatment during pregnancy: preclinical and clinical assessment of fetal cardiotoxicity’ (Leuven).
On September 16th, the Catholic University of Leuven, Dept. of Woman & Child, organized the Symposium 'Cancer during Pregnancy', framing in the Flemish League against Cancer Chair dedicated to the research project this year. Specialists from Gynecological Oncology, Pediatrics, Radiotherapy and Obstetrics spoke on the subject.
Download the symposium poster.