If you are aware of any useful conference for patient advocates then please contact me via Jo@abcdiagnosis.co.uk and I will add these to the list below.
ecancer provide a searchable conference finder here—> http://ecancer.org/conference/calendar/2017.php
Link dates from international oncology meetings
UK Breast Cancer Research Symposium
Friday 22 – Saturday 23 July 2016
Two day conference bringing breast cancer research community together
Special rates for patients.
From March 9 – 11 the European Breast Cancer Conference #EBCC10 will be held in Amsterdam
ESMO – European Society for Medical Oncology September or October 2019 is Barcelona
ASCO Survivorship Conference normally in January (survivor + caregiver reception held prior to the conference)
(Advocacy rate available but scholarships closed)
This conference is an interesting one every year. Patients and the patient experience will be central themes along with immunotherapy and liquid biopsies. In the past couple of years, I’ve seen diagnostic testing companies dominate the booth spaces. A reduced rate available but not cheap ($450)
(potential sponsorship opportunities)
Barcelona Breast Meeting and International Breast Cancer Coordinated Care Conference – March
Breast Imaging Symposium April
ASCO Annual Meeting – June