Last Modified: December 30, 2001
Date: February 7-8, 2002
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Symposium Web Page: www.imedex.com/Imedex%20website/images/Flash/GI02.htm
Sponsors: Genolier Hospital, Switzerland; Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York
Who Should Attend: Medical Oncologists, Gastroenterologists, GI Surgeons and Radiation Therapists
Topics: Esophageal cancer combinations, gastric surgery quality control, pancreas cancer, Epidemiology, developments in single agent therapy, new drugs, genetic abnormalities, surgical approaches.
Continuing Education: No
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