We are delighted to invite you to the 19th Thoracic Oncology Winter Symposium January 21, 2023. This annual symposium offers a unique opportunity to meet (inter) national experts in thoracic oncology. Save the date and don’t miss the experience of this great meeting!
We look forward meeting you!
09.00 Registration with coffee
09.30 Welcome and introduction
Prof. Dr. Veerle Surmont, UZ Ghent
Session 1: How to optimize local and loco-regional lung cancer treatments
Chairs: Liesbeth Desender & Yolande Lievens
09:35 Segmentectomy versus lobectomy in early-stage NSCLC
Prof. Dr. Eric Lim, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
10:00 The MEDIASTrial
Jelle Bousema, Máxima MC, Eindhoven, the Netherlands
10:25 Radiotherapy in stage III NSCLC anno 2023
Prof. Dr. Suresh Senan, Amsterdam Umc, the Netherlands
10:50 Coffee break
Session 2 : How to optimize systemic lung cancer therapy
Chairs: Veerle Surmont & Annelies Janssens
11:20 EGFR resistance and EGFR exon 20
Prof. Dr. Sanjay Popat, Royal Marsden Hospital, Londen, UK
11:45 How to integrate targeted treatments and IO with SBRT?
Prof. Dr. Maarten Lambrecht, UZ Leuven, Belgium
12:10 Adjuvant immunotherapy using next-generation mRNA-dendritic cell vaccines
Prof. Dr. Karim Vermaelen, UZ Ghent, Belgium
Session 3 How to optimize lung cancer prevention
Chairs: Paul Baas & Charlotte Debondt
12:35 Keynote lecture: lung cancer screening: the new frontier?
Prof. Dr. David Baldwin, The University of Nottingham , UK
13.20 Walking lunch