Preliminary Program

The preliminary programme is available below. This will change periodically as we lead up to the meeting and session are confirmed.

Pre-conference Event:  March 31st

Leadership in Cancer Education Workshop and Masterclass (20 participants)
Chair: Ewa Szumacher, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, Toronto, Canada, AACE President
13:00 – 17:00

Conference: April 1st through April 3rd

Wednesday April 1st

8.30 – 9.00 Registration desk open.

09.00-09.40 Opening Remarks:
Sabine Fromm Heidenberger – EACE President.
Jagiellonian University Representative.

09.50-10.30 EACE Plenary Lecture:
Barbar Howard-Hunt, Birmingham University, UK: The challenge of educating nurses to lead in a diverse culture

10.30-11.00 Refreshment Break.

11.00-13.00 Abstract Session 1.

13:00-14:00 Lunch.

14.00-14.45 Key note lecture:
Wojciech M Wysocki, President, Polish Association of Surgical Oncologists.

14.45-16.00 Workshop A:
Hadas Amiel, IL: Spiritual Care for Cancer patients – an experimental workshop.

16.00-16.30 Refreshment Break.

16.30-17.30 Speed Talks (Students)

Social Program:
20:00-late Live Concert Klezmer Trio and Magda Brudzińska, Kazimierz followed by a welcome reception at a local pub.

Thursday April 2nd

09.00-10.00 Key note lecture:
Mariusz Wirga, Todd Cancer Insitute, Long Beach Medical Center, US.

10.00-10.30 Refreshment break.

10.30-11.15 Key note lecture:
Agata Pakulniewicz, St Pio Hospice, Puck, PL.

11.15-13:00 Abstract Session 2.

13.00-14.00 Lunch.

14.00-15.00 Abstract session.

15.00-16.00  Milly Haagedorn Lecture:
Urszula Staszek-Szewczyk, University of Wroclaw, PL.

15.00-16.00 Speed Talks (Students).

Social Program:
16.30-18.30 Krakow City Centre Sightseeing.

Friday April 3rd

09.00-10.00 Abstract session 3.

10.00-11.00 AACE Plenary Lecture:
Eva Szumacher, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, Toronto, Canada, AACE President.

11.00-11.30 Refreshment Break.

11.30-12.15 Key Note Lecture:
Paolo Leombruni, Head of Dept. of Pychooncology, University of Turrin, IT.

12.15-14.00 Buisness lunch – EACE Annual General Meeting (all delegates).

14.00-16.00 Workshop B:
Daniel Epner, MD Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston, USA: Best Practices for Small Group Facilitation in Cancer Education: Universal Methods for Culturally Diverse Learners.

16:00-16:30 Closing remarks:
Sabine Fromm-Haidenberger – EACE president.
Radoslaw Tarkowski – President elect, local organiser.

17:00 – 18:00 EACE Executive Council meeting (by invitation only).

Social Program:
20.00 Gala Dinner (Klezmer House- Restaurant at Kazimierz).

Note: program subject to change without notice.