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ECCO2017 webcasts

Webcasts of sessions from the ECCO2017 Congress are now available to all.


GO SAFE is a new research study that will evaluate postoperative functional outcomes and quality of life after cancer surgery in geriatric patients.

ESSO Fellowship in Breast Surgery

Open position at Vall d'Hebrón in Barcelona, SP. Apply before 28th February 2017!

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month - European Parliament Event

On 1st March 2017, our President Professor Santiago Gonzalez Moreno will take part in a European Parliament high-level event to mark European Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Interview ESSO President Professor Santiago González-Moreno

ESSO President Professor Santiago González-Moreno has been interviewed on the occasion of the ESSO Society Day in Amsterdam (NL).

Surgical Oncologists also Suffer from Occupational Injuries

How frequent are occupational musculoskeletal disorders in surgeons who perform long operations? Well, more than we could expect...

Animated Video: The Positive Impact of Specialised Surgery in the Fight Against Cancer

Surgical oncology societies have started to translate our animated video about the importance of specialised surgery in their own local language.


The next congress of the European Society of Surgical Oncology will be held in Budapest, Hungary on the 10 -12 October 2018.

First Graduates of the European School of Peritoneal Surface Oncology

Some of the participants of the European School of Peritoneal Surface Oncology (ESPSO) who finished the School last November already shared their experience with us.

ESSO Participates in the ‘Essential Requirements for Cancer Care’ ECCO Project

ESSO joined efforts with other cancer societies and took part in the ECCO “essential requirements for quality cancer care” (ERQCC) project.

Veronesi: Devoting a Life to Cancer Patients

ESSO expresses its sincere gratitude to Professor Veronesi (28 November 1925 – 8 November 2016), co-founder of our Society.

Latest News from EURECCA

EURECCA (EUropean REgistry of Cancer CAre or EURopEan CanCer Audit) is one of the main research projects supported by ESSO to share harmonised knowledge about cancer care quality assurance.

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.

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