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Meet the UM Cure 2020 researchers and clinicians

Meeting for UM patients and their caregivers, and for clinicians and researchers.

World Sight Day 2018

World Sight Day (WSD) is an annual day of awareness held on the second Thursday of October, to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment.

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Working Together to Find a Cure : MPNE/OcuMel UK Meeting

Next week, from Friday 5th to Sunday 7th October 2018, the Ocular Melanoma Patient Conference will be held at Novotel Hotel, Heathrow, London.


EVER 2018

The European University Professors of Ophthalmology (EUPO) course  (Oct 3-4) and the  European Association for Vision and Eye Research (EVER) 2018 Congress (Oct 4-6) will take place at the Acropolis convention center situated in Nice, France.


ASCO 2018

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting would be held during Jun 01 - 05, 2018 at Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

EACR 2018

The 25th Biennial Congress of the European Association for Cancer Research (EACR25) will be between 30 June and 03 July at Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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WOC 2018

This year’s biennial meeting in Barcelona is organized between 16 June and 19 June and is going to be likely to get around 15000 guests. (1).jpg

ESMO 2018

The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Congress will take place on 19 to 23 October in Munich, Germany.

ARVO 2018

The ARVO annual meeting 2018 will take place at the Hawaii Convention Center, in Honululu, Hawaii, from April 29 to May 3.

Ocular Oncogenesis and Oncology Conference


The 2018 Ocular Oncogenesis and Oncology Conference will take place at the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown from July 18th-21st in Lisbon, Portugal.

OOG & EURtb Joint Meeting

The Ophthalmic Oncology Group and European Organisation For Research & Treatment Of Cancer will host their 2018 joint meeting in Siena, Italy, on 21st-24th March 2018.

Patient information evening on Ocular Melanoma at the LUMC

The LUMC will host this session on February 15th, covering research being done on Ocular Melanoma.

The Pathology of Melanoma: an International Course

Following the success of first Course in 2017, the goal of this updated Second Annual Course, taking place at the Institut Curie on the 26th-27th April, is to address the most difficult diagnostic problems encountered by practicing pathologists in cutaneous and ocular melanoma. Early bird fee until Feb. 15, 2018.

World Cancer Day 2018

World Cancer Day (WCD) is a truly global event taking place every year on 4th February, uniting the world’s population in the fight against cancer.

MPNE 2018 - Melanoma at the Edge

MPNE2018 (held 16th-18th March 2018) will focus on what is at the EDGE OF MELANOMA TREATMENT today: what is the current understanding and what are the big questions, the big promises and the big hopes?

OcuMel UK Annual General Meeting & Taskforce Meeting

This meeting, held on 23rd February, will give attendants the opportunity to share OcuMel UK's work over the last 12 months and look at its priorities for the year ahead.

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ESMO Workshop: Science for Advocates

ESMO will organize a Science for Advocates workshop — aimed at providing European Cancer Patient Advocates with the necessary tools to follow the scientific development in their specific cancer field — on 13th-15th October in Munich, Germany.

OcuMel UK Annual Conference 2017

OcuMel UK will organize its Ocular Melanoma Patient Conference 2017 — a conference aimed at patients and caregivers, and involving experts in all aspects of ocular melanoma — on 22nd September in Reading, UK.

MPNErare 2017: a meeting for European patients with rare forms of Melanoma

Melanoma Patient Network Europe will organize MPNErare 2017 — a meeting for European patients with rare forms of Melanoma — from 6th-8th October 2017 in Leiden, the Netherlands.

18th International Society of Ocular Oncology Biennial Conference

Dr. Martine Jager presents the UM Cure 2020 project.

Sydney, March 24-28, 2017

Uveal Melanoma Patients Meeting

Meeting for UM patients during and after treatment, their caregivers and researchers.

Successful first meeting of the project Scientific Advisory Board

The 1st meeting of our SAB was held on January 4, 2017 at Institut Curie in Paris.

EVER Meeting UM CURE 2020 Presentation and Poster

Consortium presentation at the European Association for Vision and Eye Research Meeting

Nice, October 5-8, 2016

European Association for Cancer Research Congress

The first UM CURE 2020 participation at an international conference will be at the 24th biennial European Association for Cancer Research (EACR) Congress in Manchester UK 9-12 July