IPOS World Congress of Psycho-Oncology
The annual IPOS World Congress of Psycho-Oncology and Psychosocial Academy brings
together professionals in diverse fields from around the globe who dialogue
about improving cancer care on an international level and developing strategies
to add psychosocial issues to all aspects of cancer control. The attendees
include, but are not limited to, physicians, social workers, nurses, psychologists,
rehabilitation specialists, epidemiologists, social scientists and educators.
The congress usually offers three days of symposia, podium presentations and posters addressing a variety of disciplines within cancer supportive care. The congress is held in conjunction with the Psychosocial Academy which offers two days of training workshops and presentations.
14th — November 2012, Brisbane, Australia
13th — October 2011, Antalya, Turkey
12th — May 2010, Quebec, Canada
11th — 2009, Vienna, Austria
10th — 2008, Madrid, Spain
9th — 2007, London, UK
8th — 2006, Venice, Italy
7th — 2004, Copenhagen, Denmark
6th — 2003, Banff, Canada
5th — 2000, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
4th — 1998, Hamburg, Germany
3rd — 1996, New York, New York, USA
2nd — 1994, Kobe, Japan
— 1992, Beaune, France
If you are interested in hosting a future World Congress of Psycho-Oncology, please review the Expression of Interest Guidelines and submit a letter of interest and proposal by the stated deadlines. Please e-mail Ms. Elliott Graham, IPOS Executive Director, for more information.