BRAVO Symposium

Frederik Vanhoutte

SQUARE – BrusselsMeeting Centre


Location: SQUARE - Brussels Meeting Centre

“Radiation Oncology in the Fight against Cancer”

Venue: SQUARE – Brussels Meeting Centre     Date: 01/10/2016     Cost: free – register via goo.gl/YeXep5

Programme (Download the PDF here)

  • 09h00 - 09h25: Venue opens
  • 09h25 - 09h30: Welcome address (Steven Cuypers, Co-President BRAVO)
  • 09h30 - 09h50: Radiotherapy in Belgium: an insight through the European looking glass (Prof Dr. Yolande Lievens, Chair Radiation Oncology Department at University Hospital Ghent)
  • 09h55 - 10h15: Modern radiation oncology, a subtle balance between standardisation and individualisation (Prof. Dr Dirk Verellen – Iridium Kankernetwerk, Antwerp; VUB, Faculteit Geneeskunde en Farmacie.)
  • 10h20 - 10h45: Break
  • 10h45 - 11h05: To be confirmed
  • 11h10 - 11h45: Expanding Global Access to Radiotherapy: Demand, Supply, and Benefit (Prof. David Jaffray – Senior Scientist at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre; Executive VP Technology and Innovation at UHN; co-author of “Expanding global access to radiotherapy” in The Lancet (2015))
  • 11h45 - 12h00: Q&A
  • 12h00 - 12h05: Closing Remarks (Prof. Dr Gert De Meerleer – Co-President BRAVO for the physicians; Radiation Oncologist at University Hospital Leuven)
  • 12h05 - 13h00: Networking Lunch


Moderators: Prof. Dr. Karin Haustermans (Chair of Radiation Oncology Department at University Hospital Leuven) and Prof. Dr. Wilfried De Neve (Professor Radiotherapy and Experimental Oncology at University Hospital Ghent).

Book a seat: https://bravosymposium2016.eventbrite.com