European School in Abdomino-Pelvic Surgery in Gynecologic Oncology (ESAGON) koolitused 2017

Dear Colleague,


As you may remember, the European School of Abdomino-pelvic Surgery in 

Gynecologic Oncology Esagon was founded in 2009 with the aim to contribute to the training of surgeons working in the field of gynaecologic oncology diseases. As one of the Esagon Directors, I would like to let you know that our annual educational events are coming up soon:


• Programme 1: a Course on Ovarian Cancer Management for a maximum of 8 gynaecologists and/or general surgeons
• Programme 2: a Course on Gynaecologic Oncology Surgery for a maximum of 4 young gynaecologists
• Two-day Course on anatomic dissection on cadaver
• Three-day theory sessions on ovarian cancer management, as well as the treatment of other gyn tumours


All participants will be able to observe the activities of the Division of Gynaecology for 4 to 6 weeks (over the course of a calendar year) as well as take part in all clinical and surgical activities, therefore having the chance to observe the different types of surgical approaches. 


It is still possible to apply for 2017 Programmes 1 and 2. Additional programme details can be found on our website. Should you need further information, please do not hesitate to contact the Esagon secretariat at


Moreover, you might be interested in our live surgery course on ovarian cancer:

• 30th- 31st January 2017
• Invited speakers: internationally renowned surgeons and experts


I am attaching the scientific programme for your information. 


Should you need further information regarding our programmes, please do not hesitate to contact the Esagon secretariat at or go through our website


Thank you in advance for your collaboration and support.


With best regards.




Angelo Maggioni, MD

Director, Division of Gynecologic Surgery

European Institute of Oncology

Via Ripamonti 435

20141 Milan, Italy

phone: +39 02.57489542-3