The 18th International Psycho Oncology Society World Congress will be held in Dublin from 17-21 October 2016 in association with the Irish Cancer Society. The theme for IPOS 2016 is ‘Psycho-Oncology: Science, Arts and Practice – Bridging the Gap’. Call for abstracts and symposia is now open with a closing date of 8 April 2016. 

Presentation Types

  • Symposium Submission – 90 minute symposium (Minimum 2 and Maximum 4 podium presentations)
  • Oral Submission – 20 minute podium presentation
  • Poster Presentation

Abstract Themes

– Cancer Prevention

– Care of the Older Person

– Culture and Gender

– eHealth Interventions

– Inequalities and Minorities

– Mindfulness

– Paediatric Care

– Progressive and advanced disease

– Psychological Interventions

– Psycho-oncology and Arts

– Psychosocial Care

– Self-care for the clinician

– Survivorship

Abstract Closing Date: 8 April 2016 at 11:59pm CET
Abstract Notification: Early June 2016
Early Bird Registration Closing:  30 June 2016

For abstract submission guidelines and further information see


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