ESVONC update and activities

 

Elections

 

The electronic vote for ESVONC EC Board posts took place recently with the voting period closing last 30th January 2015. No candidacies for the vacant posts were received. Member at large (Dr Jérôme BENOIT) and Treasurer (Dr Tom Hendrickx), presented with support from the EC board have been elected.

 


 

Annual ESVONC congress – 28-30 May 2015- Krakow

 

The annual ESVONC congress will take place in Krakow –May 28‐30th 2015, at Park Inn by Radisson hotel, and will include the following:

-          A new session named “The Resident Workshop” on Wednesday 27th May, intended to support training of oncology residents. This year the topic chosen will be 'How to critically evaluate a research publication'.

 

-          Continuing with the congress format started 2 years ago based on Themed sessions about a given topic of interest in veterinary oncology, this year the topics chosen are 'Metronomic Chemotherapy and Tumour Microenvironment' and 'Pain Management in the Animal Cancer Patient’

 

-          Two new clinical sessions are part of the program this year, ‘Medical Therapy for recurrent and/or high grade mast cell tumours’ and ‘How to deal with relapse in lymphoma’

-          The welcome Reception will be in Krakow's National Gallery, on the main square of this attractive city, and there will be a beautiful gala dinner in the every special atmosphere of the Wieliczka Salt Mines of Krakow.

-          More information about the ESVONC congress http://www.esvonc.org/congressregistration.html

 


 

ESVONC Newsletter

 

The new ESVONC EC has launched the first ESVONC newsletter. The first issue was sent to  the membership at the beginning of April. It contains the most recent news within the society, information about the EC ESVONC committee, updates on the European Canine Lymphoma Network, reviews of recent articles in veterinary oncology and dates of future congresses.  Any ECVIM members interested in receiving this Newsletter please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

 


ESVONC Day at ECVIM congress -  10-12th September 2015 - Lisbon

 

As every year at the annual ECVIM--‐CA congress, ESVONC will have one oncology focused day  (September 12th) with combined lectures in the morning and scientific abstracts in the afternoon.

The oncology lectures will be focused on different aspects of lymphoproliferative disease:

-          Update in outcome and prognosis for human diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. (Catherine Thieblemont MD, France)

-          The role of radiation therapy in the treatment of canine and feline lymphoma (Julia Buchholz ACVR, Switzerland)

-          Update in treatment and prognosis of canine lymphoma (Frédérique Ponce ECVIM-CA, France)

-          Update in diagnosis of canine leukemia (Stefano Commazzi ECVCP, Italy)

President:

Dr Penny Watson
University of CAmbridge
Madingley Road
Cambridge CB3 0ES
United Kingdom

Pjw36@cam.ac.uk

Executive Secretary:

Dr Remo Lobetti
Bryanston Veterinary Hospital
PO Box 67092
2021 Bryanston
Republic of South Africa

rlobetti@mweb.co.za


E-mail address to contact college secretariat

secretariat@ecvim-ca.org