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Meetings

- 2017 July 28-29 The Lancet Summit : COPD and Lung Cancer

 

 

Synopsis:

This new Summit, organised by The Lancet Respiratory Medicine and The Lancet Oncology, will cover all of the main areas of debate for patients with COPD and lung cancer from prevention, diagnosis, treatment through to palliative care. More than 20 international speakers will lead discussion looking at shared lessons from having a better understanding of the development and management of both diseases.

Abstracts are invited by April 17, 2017 for presentation as posters to supplement the invited lectures on the following topics:

Prevention of COPD and lung cancer
Screening for COPD and lung cancer
Genetic insights into disease development
Disease management and current interventions
COPD and lung cancer: latest insights into treatment paradigms
Infectious complications in patient management
Latest advances in surgery and radiation
Post treatment and end of life care

Announcement Link

http://www.thelancetsummit.com