European Society of Gynaecological Oncology (ESGO) is Europe´s leading non-for profit organization that strives to improve gynaecological cancer care by providing training standards, educational opportunities and breakthroughs in the prevention, treatment and study of gynaecological cancers.
ESGO is strongly committed to its mission to improve the health and well-being of European women with gynaecological (genital and breast) cancers through prevention, excellence in care, high quality research and education.
ESGO is proud to provide excellent, independent and evidence based learning resources to ever increasing spectrum of professionals. Its reputation is confirmed by continuous membership growth, over 1600 members in more than 40 European countries and worldwide, and over 2,500 delegates joining the biennial international meetings.
ESGO also holds numerous workshops throughout the calendar year, single topic State of the Art conferences as well as courses, and provides travelling fellowships with the aim to enhance cross European mobility and exchanges. Together with the International Gynecologic Cancer Society, ESGO publishes the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer . Together with EBCOG (European Board and College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology), ESGO set up the European standards of training and care in gynaecological oncology and provides accreditations of European training centres of excellence.
ESGO eAcademy is newly opened ePortal of information and educational resources developed by ESGO over the years: congress webcasts/podcasts, ePosters, congress abstracts, learning quizzes, CMEaccredited courses, educational surgical video, textbooks, eLectures and documents.
'ESGO in the path to fulfill its mission and vision'
Presidential address at ESGO18, 2013
Professor Nicoletta Colombo