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18.06.2021

Immunological effects of radiation therapy: potential of combined use of radiation and chemotherapy

Originally, a better response to cancer immunotherapy associated with radiation therapy was registered in NSCLC patients. Later, it became apparent that the same effect could be observed in combined treatment of cancers of other sites as well. Jorge Contreras from Hospital Regional Universitario de Málaga, President of the Spanish Society for Cancer Radiology, will be the key speaker to deliver a talk on this topic at the forum. This is what Professor Sergei Novikov, Chair of the Radiation Therapy Department at the Nikolai Petrov National Medical Research Center of Oncology (Saint Petersburg, Russia), shared with us on this topic.

18.06.2021

Non-invasive treatment of breast cancer: Russian mammologists unveil a novel organ-sparing treatment

Professor Petr Krivorotko, Chair of the Surgery Department at the Nikolai Petrov National Medical Research Center of Oncology, will discuss the results of the clinical trial of the novel treatment on June 21 at the session titled ‘Training the breast surgeon and surgical research’.

30.04.2021

Fundamental questions of cancer immunology: what scientists say in 2021?

In 2021, the White Nights Forum is going to shower its attention on cancer immunology. Understanding the role of the immune system in the progression and development of cancer will allow us to improve cancer treatments. Sections devoted to various facets of cancer immunology are scheduled to take place on June 24. What will the speakers talk about? Read in our review.

12.02.2021

Seven Days of Knowledge: Ministry of Health included 2021 White Nights Forum in its schedule of science and practice events for 2021

The Ministry of Health of Russia has included the White Nights Forum in its schedule of science and practice events for 2021. In 2020, the Forum was an entirely virtual event the first time. We received hundreds of comments from our participants and we read them all.

09.10.2020

6th St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum White Nights 2020: Highlights

The 6th St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum White Nights 2020 was held from 25 to 28 June 2020.

09.07.2020

The XI Symposium "Pharmacoeconomics in Oncology" was held within the VI St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum “White Nights 2020” on June 25th, 2020

The XI Symposium "Pharmacoeconomics in Oncology" was held within the VI St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum “White Nights 2020” on June 25th, 2020

19.07.2019

Symposium “Pharmacoeconomics in Oncology”: eight major conclusions

The 10th (anniversary) Symposium “Pharmacoeconomics in Oncology” as a part of the Fifth International Oncology Forum “White Nights 2019” took place on June 23 in Saint-Petersburg.

11.07.2019

Dr. Andreas Brandl: «I came to visit the White Nights Congress, and also to learn from the professionals of the N.N. Petrov National Medical Research Center of Oncology»

More than 110 foreign speakers were announced at the St. Petersburg International Oncological Forum White Nights in 2019. One of them, a German surgical oncologist Andreas Brandl

10.07.2019

5th St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum White Nights 2019: Highlights

5th St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum White Nights 2019: Highlights

18.02.2019

International Oncology Forum «White Nights 2019»

St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum «White Nights 2019» is one of the largest Russian events in cancer care.

01.08.2018

4th St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum White Nights 2018: Highlights

4th St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum White Nights 2018: Highlights

21.08.2017

3th St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum White Nights 2017: Highlights

3th St. Petersburg International Oncology Forum White Nights 2017: Highlights

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