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22nd IPOS World Congress of Psycho-Oncology and Psychosocial Academy

26th – 29th of May 2021

The 22nd World Congress of Psycho-Oncology will be from May 26th – 29th of May 2021.

Hosted by Japan Psycho-Oncology Society (JPOS)

Given the circumstances, it has been decided the 22nd World Congress of Psycho-Oncology & Psychosocial Academy will be 100% VIRTUAL. The dates/schedule will remain the same.

“Diversity, Dialogue, and Altruism to achieve universal psychosocial care for all” is our congress theme. The congress will focus on specific diverse symptoms, distress, and needs among patients, family, and healthcare professionals to achieve universal psychosocial care for all. Furthermore, the topics include genomic medicine, new drugs, such as immune-checkpoint inhibitors, implementation science, eHealth, aging population, disparity issues, training psychosocial care specialists to meet diverse needs, quality communication problems between patients and medical personnel, suicide after cancer, as well.

The 22nd IPOS World Congress of Psycho-Oncology and Psychosocial Academy are looking forward to providing exciting workshops on May 26, 2021 as part of the Psychosocial Academy. These are held by leading experts around the globe and offer a unique opportunity to deepen research and clinical skills with psycho-oncology researcher and specialists. Especially, 2021, with palliative and supportive care professionals as well.

IMPORTANT DATES:

  1. August 15, 2020 – Call for Abstracts OPENS
  2. October 22, 2020 – Call for Workshop Proposals OPENS
  3. November 1, 2020 – Congress Registration OPENS
  4. November 5, 2020 – Workshop Proposal deadline
  5. December 1, 2020 – Abstract submission deadline

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