Led by highly experienced professionals, these one-day workshops aim to train clinicians, administrative staff and scientists in several issues of cancer survivorship and rehabilitation.

Workshops will take place from 09.00 - 16.00 on Sunday Septemer 9, 2018 at The Danish Cancer Society.


Strandboulevarden 49
DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø
Tel. + 45 35257500


You can register for the workshops when registering for the conference.

For the first time this year, you can also only register for the pre-symposium workshops without attending the Symposium.

If you ONLY want to attend a workshop and NOT attend the conferece, please register directly for the workshops here. Workshop Day registration

Participation of the workshop costs a total of DKK 1115. 

ECRS 2018 Workshops

Workshop I

Fear of cancer recurrence

organized by:

Phyllis Butow, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia

Judith Prins, Radboud Expert Centre for Psychology & Medicine, Radboud University Medical Center, Netherlands

Workshop II

Prehabilitation - the what, when, where, when and how?

organized by:

Sandy Jack and Judit Varkonyi-Sepp, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Southampton, United Kingdom.

Workshop III

Identifying and responding to the health literacy needs of people with cancer: improving patients’ understanding of the information we give them

organized by:

Charlotte Brooks, University of Southampton and University Hospitals Southampton, United Kingdom

Workshop IV

Barriers, Contexts and Identities in Health Communication 

organized by:

Annemarie Dencker, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark

Workshop V

Late gastrointestinal side effects following cancer treatment – an interactive workshop.

organized by:

Janne Fassov and Peter Christensen, Danish Cancer Society Centre for Research and Late Adverse Effects after Cancer in the Pelvic Organs, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark.

Workshop VI

Non-pharmacological approaches for the treatment of cancer- and cancer treatment-related cognitive impairment in children and adults

organized by:

Ali Amidi, Aarhus University

Lisa Wu, Northwestern University, Chicago