The Division og Surgery and Cancer Medicine celebrated Sophie D. FossÃ¥'s 70th anniversary by holding a seminar Wednesday June 15th. Leading international experts talked about the development in the understanding of prostate and testicular cancer during the 40 years FossÃ¥ has worked within the field at the Norwegian Radium Hospital.
The seminar took place in the Auditorium in the research building at Montebello.
0900 - 0910: Welcome. Head of division, professor SigbjÃ¸rn Smeland, Division for Surgery and Cancer Medicine, Oslo University Hospital
0910 - 0955: Progress in testicular cancer management; a 30 year perspective. Professor Alan Horwich, The Royal Marsden Hospital and Institute of Cancer Research, United Kingdom
0955 - 1040: Testicular Cancer: Late Effects of Therapy. Professor Lois Travis, Wilmot Cancer Center, USA
1040 - 1105: Break
1105 - 1150: Early versus delayed endocrine treatment of prostate cancer, an example of international clinical research. Professor Fritz SchrÃ¶der, Erasmus University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
1150-1200: Closure. International director Jan Vincents Johannnessen