ASCO - E.C.O. Joint Virtual Meeting on Inequalities

European Cancer Organisation is proud to be joining forces with ASCO in organising a joint virtual meeting on inequalities.  This meeting is an opportunity for an international exchange on various issues relating to inequality of cancer care across Europe and the United States​.

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13 October 2021 15:00 - 17:00 CEST

Virtual Meeting

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The meeting will be chaired by: ​

  • Matti Aapro, President​ of the European Cancer Organisation (E.C.O.)
  • Everett E. Vokes, President of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

You can register for this meeting by clicking on the 'Apply for Registration' button, which can be found in the upper right corner of the event page.

 

Programme 

 

15:00-15:20 CEST (09:00-09:20 EDT)
ASCO’s Presentation on Inequality Issues from the US Perspective
  • Everett E. Vokes, President, American Society of Clinical Oncology 
15:20-15:40 (09:20-09:40 EDT)
E.C.O’s Presentation on Inequality Issues from the European Perspective
  • Matti Aapro, President, European Cancer Organisation 
15:40-15:55 (09:40-09:55 EDT)
Open Discussion

15:55-16:05 (09:55-10:05 EDT)
E.C.O’s Presentation on Race Inequalities
  • Robert Greene, Member, Patient Advisory Committee, European Cancer Organisation
16:05-16:15 (10:05-10:15 EDT)
E.C.O’s Presentation on Socio-Economic Status
  • Speaker TBC by the European Cancer Organisation
16:15-16:35 (10:15-10:35 EDT)
ASCO’s Presentation on Socio-Economic Status and Race Inequalities
  • Sybil R. Green, Diversity and Inclusion Officer, American Society of Clinical Oncology
16:35-16:45 (10:35-10:45 EDT)
Open Discussion

16:45-16:50 (10:45-10:50 EDT)
Insight into Gender Inequalities 
  • Hendrik Van Poppel, Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
16:50-16:55 (10:50-10:55 EDT)
Ageing and Inequalities
  • Nicolo Battisti, Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation 
16:55-17:00 (10:55-11:00 EDT)
Closing Remarks
  • Everett E. Vokes, President, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Matti Aapro, President, European Cancer Organisation

 

Speakers

  • Matti Aapro President, European Cancer Organisation, EU Cancer Mission Assembly Member
  • Everett E. Vokes President, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Robert Greene Member, Patient Advisory Committee, European Cancer Organisation
  • Hendrik Van Poppel Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Nicolo Battisti Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Sybil R. Green Diversity and Inclusion Officer, American Society of Clinical Oncology

Speakers

  • Matti Aapro President, European Cancer Organisation, EU Cancer Mission Assembly Member
  • Everett E. Vokes President, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Robert Greene Member, Patient Advisory Committee, European Cancer Organisation
  • Hendrik Van Poppel Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Nicolo Battisti Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Sybil R. Green Diversity and Inclusion Officer, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Matti Aapro President, European Cancer Organisation, EU Cancer Mission Assembly Member Read Bio
  • Everett E. Vokes President, American Society of Clinical Oncology Read Bio
  • Robert Greene Member, Patient Advisory Committee, European Cancer Organisation Read Bio
  • Hendrik Van Poppel Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Nicolo Battisti Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Sybil R. Green Diversity and Inclusion Officer, American Society of Clinical Oncology Read Bio

Speakers

  • Matti Aapro President, European Cancer Organisation, EU Cancer Mission Assembly Member
  • Everett E. Vokes President, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Robert Greene Member, Patient Advisory Committee, European Cancer Organisation
  • Hendrik Van Poppel Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Nicolo Battisti Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Sybil R. Green Diversity and Inclusion Officer, American Society of Clinical Oncology

Speakers

  • Matti Aapro President, European Cancer Organisation, EU Cancer Mission Assembly Member
  • Everett E. Vokes President, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Robert Greene Member, Patient Advisory Committee, European Cancer Organisation
  • Hendrik Van Poppel Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Nicolo Battisti Co-Chair, Inequalities Network, European Cancer Organisation
  • Sybil R. Green Diversity and Inclusion Officer, American Society of Clinical Oncology