ESSO Fellowships / Observerships
ESSO Fellowship in Breast Surgery and BSSO/ESSO Observership applications now open!
ESSO Webinar: European Board of Surgery Qualification Exam: Tips and Tricks for Surgical Oncologists - 05/09/2017
ESSO Advanced Course on Breast Cancer Surgery
Naples, Italy, 28-30 September 2017
the positive impact of specialised surgery in the fight against cancer
ESSO Surgical Geriatric Oncology Course
Kraków, Poland - 21-23 September 2017
The ECCO 2018 European Cancer Summit will be held on 7-9 September 2018 in Vienna.
ESSO 38 "Better outcomes with innovative surgery" will be held in Budapest, Hungary on the 10 -12 October 2018.
EJSO Impact Factor Growth in 2016
ESSO is delighted to inform its members that EJSO in 2016 had an Impact Factor of 3.522, which ranks the journal 84th out of 217 journals in the Oncology category of the Journal Citation Reports.
Special eCancer Issue dedicated to the late Prof. Umberto Veronesi
This special eCancer Issue gathers together six papers dedicated to the late Prof. Umberto Veronesi, honouring his enormous contribution to cancer research and treatment
New Research Initiatives from ESSO: Go Safe & Corsica
GO SAFE and CORSiCA are two new research initiatives that will investigate quality of life after cancer surgery and specificities of ypT0 rectal cancers at the European level.
ESSO Widely Profiled in the Media
Our Society has been widely profiled by European and international media in the past few months.
ESSO Session at the Congress of the German Society of Surgery
ESSO was invited to hold a dedicated session, entitled “How can I improve my knowledge in surgical oncology?” during the Congress of the German Society of Surgery on March 23 in Munich, Germany.
The EBSQ Surgical Oncology Examination – A Personal Experience
Dr. Hans-Günter Becker, a successful candidate in the EBSQ examination, recently reported about his experience, which could be helpful to inspire other surgeons.
ESSO and KSSO Signed a Memorandum of Understanding
ESSO and the Korean Society of Surgical Oncology (KSSO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding during a ceremony held on 24 February 2017 in Seoul, Korea.
The ESSO-EORTC Collaboration in Surgical Oncology Research
The field of surgical research needs new leaders and collaborations: this is what Dr. Denis Lacombe, the Director of EORTC, explained us during this exclusive interview.
EU Joint Action on Rare Cancers (JARC)
ESSO joined as a Collaborating Partner the EU Joint Action on Rare Cancers (JARC), working with other societies and public health institutions to improve health outcomes for rare cancers' patients.
ESSO Guest Article in CancerWorld
As from the next issue, ESSO will feature in the prestigious magazine "CancerWorld" with an editorial article from our President, Dr. Santiago Gonzalez Moreno
ESSO Endorsed and Recommended events
ESSO also supports or recommends scientific events organised by other medical societies, hospitals or institutions that are deemed relevant and of particular interest for the surgical oncology community. All events listed on the ESSO website have been reviewed and approved by the ESSO Website & Editorial Committee.