COSA 2014December 2 - 4, 2014 Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Program

As at 19/02/2014. 

Tuesday 2nd December
TUESDAY 2nd DECEMBER 2014
     
 Time  Topic Speakers (to be provided shortly)
     
7:15am  Breakfast Session: Challenges of advanced care planning  
Breakfast Session  
8:30am

Opening ceremony
Welcome by COSA President
Welcome to Country by local Indigenous group

 
 9:00am Plenary: Challenges in managing ogliometastatic disease

 

10:30am Morning tea; poster viewing
 
11:00am   
COSA concurrent session: Current evidence in the management
of secondary disease
 
COSA concurrent session: Pharmacotherapies  
COSA concurrent session: Cancer surveillance

 

COSA concurrent session: Prehabilitation and rehabilitation  
COSA Best of the Best Orals  
COSA Best of the Best Orals   
12:30pm Lunch and group meetings   
1:30pm Plenary: Survivorship  
3:00pm Afternoon tea   
4:00pm COSA concurrent session: Late effects  
COSA concurrent session: Emerging technologies  
COSA concurrent session: Metastases/recurrence  
COSA submitted symposia  
COSA Best of the Best Orals  
COSA Best of the Best Orals  
5:30pm Welcome function and Luminous awards  

Wednesday 3rd December
WEDNESDAY 3rd DECEMBER 2014
     
 Time  Topic Speakers (to be provided shortly)
     
7:15am Breakfast Session  
  Breakfast Session  
9:00am Plenary: Whats new in lung cancer management  
10:30am Morning tea; poster judging 
 
11:00am   
COSA concurrent session: Tobacco Control  
COSA concurrent session: Integrative Cancer Management  
COSA concurrent session: Symptom management in lung cancer

 

COSA Best of the Best Orals  
COSA Best of the Best Orals   
12:30pm Lunch and COSA AGM   
1:30pm Plenary: What factors influence patient outcomes?  
3:00pm Afternoon tea and Poster discussion  
4:00pm COSA concurrent session: Nutrition  
COSA concurrent session: Mesothelioma  
COSA concurrent session: The lung cancer MDT  
COSA submitted symposia   
COSA Best of the Best Orals  
COSA Best of the Best Orals  
5:30pm COSA Group meetings  
7:00pm Conference Dinner  

Thursday 4th December
THURSDAY 4th DECEMBER 2014
     
 Time  Topic Speakers (to be provided shortly)
     
7:15am Breakfast Session  
  Breakfast Session  
8:30am COSA/WCC Joint Plenary: Sustainable systems  
10:00am Morning tea
 
10:30am   
COSA/WCC joint concurrent session: The financial morbidity
of cancer care
 
COSA concurrent session: Cancer clinical trials  
COSA concurrent session: Developing nations

 

COSA Submitted symposia  
COSA Submitted symposia  
12:00pm Lunch   
1:15pm COSA Presidential Lecture  
2:30pm COSA/WCC Joint Hot Topic Debate  
3:30pm COSA close