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.
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)
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.
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).
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).
20.00 Gala Dinner (Klezmer House- Restaurant at Kazimierz).
Note: program subject to change without notice.