2004 International Expert Meeting
Infection and Cervical Cancer Prevention
and New Directions
Physician, the Patient and Public Health Issues
Boscolo Plaza Hotel, 12 avenue de Verdun - Nice, France
Purpose of the conference
This expert meeting aims at developing comprehensive
approaches to cervical cancer control, highlighting further medical advances
made and exchanging high level information at a specialist level with regard
to early detection, new diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, including
the topic of HPV vaccination, set up recommendations for clinical practice,
identify directions for research, and enlarge the discussion beyond the
purely medical and scientific aspects.
Main objectives of sessions
- Gathering international leading experts
to review recent developments in HPV infection and cervical cancer prevention
- Compare worldwide experiences in developed and developing countries.
- Apply skills to enable the improvement, expansion, and use of scientific
data for decision making.
- Determine the public health role of physicians in cervical cancer control:
prevention through training, early detection, treatment and quality of life.
- Develop and apply strategies for establishing new partnerships and strengthening
- Identify existing strategies and explore innovative community interventions
for cervical cancer screening outreach and public education.
- Identify evaluation strategies for assessing comprehensive cervical cancer
- Identify strategies to increase and improve public health involvement in
developing a comprehensive approach to cervical cancer control.
- Analyze the impact and determine applications of new technologies and therapeutic
innovation and vaccines for clinical practice in the near future, including
the following aspects:
- health economics,
of industrial actors.
Structure of the conference
The meeting will be structured over 4 half-days, each half-day starting with
a 2 h plenary session, followed by two or three simultaneous 1 h workshops
(“Tools and Solutions”), each workshop followed by a 30 minute
In addition, there are four sessions for presentations of original research
This event gathers leading professionals from across the world: expert physicians,
epidemiologists, virologists, cytopathologists, oncologists, health communication
specialists, evaluation specialists, health economists and health care decision
The 2004 international Eurogin
Expert Meeting is a unique opportunity to meet your colleagues and peers
to discuss the most important matters facing their practice in cervical
It is an exclusive, executive level networking event with access restricted
to experts and institutions. Current topics will be presented for group
discussion in a workshop format to share information, experience and
advice, and to set up strategies to cope with the challenges of cervical
The registration fee for the meeting is 480 euros before April 30, 2004,
and 580 Euros after April 30.
- Access to
all sessions of the meeting,
- Lunch on
Friday, October 22,
- 4 coffee
and presentation handouts.
Payment can be made by credit card or bank transfer (please enclose copy
of transfer note, transfer costs are at sender's charge).
The number of participants is limited to 150. Registrations will be processed
on a first-come first-served basis.
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HOW TO FIND A HOTEL ROOM
The BOSCOLO PLAZA Hotel (venue of the conference) is now fully booked.
However, you can still find hotel rooms in Nice, by making your reservation
directly on the website of the Nice Tourist Office:
Please click on "English" (or other preferred language),
then / Your stay / Reserve your accommodation online.
There you will see a map with a grid. The conference venue is located
close to "Place Massena", which corresponds to square "E4" on
Click on square E4 to find a hotel located within walking distance from the
conference, or any other square next to this (D4, E5, F4, F5).
We are looking forward to welcome you for the Eurogin conference on the beautiful