EORTC Endocrine Tumours Group Spring Meeting

Barcelona, Spain

The EORTC Endocrine Tumours Group meeting will be held in Barcelona, Spain on 21-22 April and is only open to individual or site staff members of the group.

Registrations for the meeting are open and the link was sent by email. In case you are an individual or site staff member of the EORTC Endocrine Tumours Group, and you have not received the registration link, please contact

Agenda – Friday 21 April

The meeting will have several joined sessions with the EORTC Head and Neck Cancer Group (HNCG). On Friday, parallel sessions will take place between 14:00 – 16:00, and you are welcome to join either the EnTG (as from 14:30) or the HNCG sessions, depending on your interest. Please note that the EORTC HNCG meeting continues on Saturday 22 April and you are welcome to join the sessions. Please click here for the EORTC HNCG agenda.

10:15-10:35 Prehabilitation in cancer – Prof. Sandy Jack
10:35-10:55 Exercise during (neo)adjuvant treatment, why and how – Dr. Laurien Buffart
10:55-11:15 How to measure the benefits of physical activity in cancer patients – Prof. Simone Porcelli
11:15-11:45 Discussion
11:45-12:00 Coffee and welcome
12:00-13:00 Update on trials in development (Joint session with HNCG)
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-14:30 Steering Committee meeting EnTG (closed meeting)
14:30-15:15 Trial updates on Systemic treatments for medullary and anaplastic thyroid cancers;
Present and future perspectives – Dr. Jaume Capdevila
15:15-15:30 Discussion
15:30-15:50 SPECTA’s overview and brainstorming on future downstream projects– Dr. Ana Joaquim
15:50-16:00 Discussion
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-17:45 Pathobiology and translational research / New proposal(Joint session with HNCG)
19:30 Dinner


Natzaret 115-117
08035 Barcelona

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The EORTC Endocrine Tumours Group meeting will be held in Room 001 (ground floor).

A list of recommended hotels can be consulted here. Due to the popular Festival of Sant Jordi taking place in Barcelona on 23 April, we advise participants to book their hotel and travel as soon as possible.

The dinner on Friday evening will take place at:

La Lluna
Carrer de Santa Anna, 20
08002 Barcelona

Click here for information on how to reach La Lluna.

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