GOG SEMI-ANNUAL EDUCATIONAL MEETINGS
GOG Semi-Annual Educational Meetings Presented in January and July each year, the GOG Semi-Annual Meetings offer attendees a variety of opportunities for discussing current research in gynecologic cancers, improving research techniques and networking with peers.
Who should attend? * Gynecologic and medical oncologists, oncology nurses, radiologists, and data manager s interested in current research in detection and treatment of gynecologic malignancies will benefit from attending the GOG Semi-Annual Meeting. *General and family practitioners, nurse practitioners, hospice care providers, and other allied health care providers will learn about research in Cancer Prevention and Quality of Life impacting their practice. *Consumer groups, patient advocates and cancer survivors are also invited to participate to increase their knowledge about clinical trials and ongoing research efforts.
SESSIONS AND WORKSHOPS REGULARLY OFFERED AT THE SEMI-ANNUAL MEETINGS:
Symposium A one-day seminar covering multiple topics of emerging interest in Gynecologic Oncology research. The major goal of the Symposia is to facilitate discussion of multi-disciplinary treatment and clinical trial research.
Scientific Session These 2-hour sessions address clinical questions among the various disciplines involved in the treatment of gynecologic cancers, with the objective of optimizing the combined use of surgery, radiotherapy, and chemotherapy in patient management.
Data Management Training Session Provides basic information on both GOG and National Cancer Institute policies and procedures, and information required to perform the specific job responsibilities of a Gynecologic Oncology Group Data Manager. The session is appropriate for data managers and nurses who have joined the GOG in the past year or for current members who require a refresher course.
New Investigators Orientation Workshop First Timers Meeting. Areas to be discussed are: GOG structure and organization, GOG Science Overview, Meeting Schedule, Statistical and Data Center and Web Strategy. This session is designed for New Investigators, but all investigators are welcome.
Workshops These one-to two-hour sessions are organized and presented by the various Modality and Disease Site Research Committees of the GOG. Participants are invited to interact with Committee members as they review and discuss the status and results of ongoing research projects under their purview. Data managers and those contemplating submission of research proposals are particularly encouraged to attend.
Pathology Review and Workshop
Radiation Oncology Workshop and Review
Prevention and Control Workshop
OTHER LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES
Information and Technology Resource Center
Technology Training Center