A two-day course for cancer patient advocates

This course is designed specifically for European patient group leaders with a minimum of three years’ experience in cancer patient advocacy/patient support/patient information provision. The goal of this course is to provide high level cancer patient advocates with a stimulating and challenging two-day training experience leading to a much greater understanding of the whole clinical trials process. Participation in this course will enable cancer patient advocates to learn more about cancer biology; personalized cancer treatment and care; the organisation of clinical research; and very importantly, how patient groups can become more involved in the design and implementation of clinical trials. Participants should have good English skills.

Who should attend?

Patient Group Leaders with min. 1-3 years of experience in patient advocacy/patient support/patient information provision.
High interest in understanding clinical research in cancer.
Participants should have good English skills as the course will be conducted totally in English.