ESGO-ENYGO Masterclass in Gynaecological Oncology (in cooperation with ESO)


This course is organized by ESGO, ENYGO (European Network of Young Gynaecological Oncologists) in cooperation with ESO (European School of Oncology)

This new edition of the event will present up-to-date, standardised knowledge of the multidisciplinary management of gynaecological cancers to future gynaecological oncologists across Europe.

The course furthers the organisations’ key goal of harmonising gynaecological oncology training and education throughout Europe.


Target Audience

The ideal Masterclass candidate is a trainee or fellow in gynaecological oncology, who holds ENYGO membership and speaks fluent English.

Priority will be given to candidates who have not yet participated in the previous Masterclass in 2014 or 2016 or 2018 or 2019 or 2021. The official course language is English.

Learning Objectives

The primary learning objective of the Masterclass is to cover the entire curriculum of the gynae-oncological subspecialty as defined by ESGO, which defines the European standards of training and care in Gynaecological Oncology.

This full-immersion, clinically oriented, multidisciplinary event offers plenary lectures, regarding state-of-the-art clinical evaluation and treatments with reference to clinical guidelines.

State-of-the-art lectures will be combined with practical video presentations of surgical approaches and tumour boards.

Key Topics:

  • Pelvic anatomy applied to gynaecological cancer surgery
  • Cervical cancer
  • Vulvar cancers
  • Breast cancer
  • Malignant tumors of the uterus
  • Malignant tumors of the ovaries
  • Miscellaneous (palliative care, side effects of chemotherapy, targeted therapy)
  • Presentation of selected clinical cases by participants with discussion

Teaching Format

The Masterclass is a 3 day residential educational event covering key topics of the curricula needed for the ESGO accreditation in the subspecialty of gynaecological oncology.

The selected participants will have a unique opportunity to present and discuss their case study in 4 workshops. View the Call for Case studies Abstracts below

After the Masterclass, participants will have a full picture of the basics of different gynaecological cancers, their treatment, and care in compliance with the ESGO-defined standards of training in gynaecological oncology.

An international faculty of leading experts in the field will contribute to the program. The Masterclass will be conducted entirely in English.


ESGO-ENYGO-ESO Masterclass Secretariat

For more information and the status of your registration, please contact at the ESGO-ENYGO-ESO Masterclass Secretariat.

Scientific Programme

The Final scientific programme is available HERE


Call for Clinical Case Studies Abstracts

All participants can send their abstracts unitl April 30, 2023.


We invite attendees to send us their own clinical cases (3-5 slides) prior to the course.

8 Exceptional clinical case studies, 2 for each workshop topic, will be selected from the abstracts submitted via email:

Abstracts Submission Process

Participants are requested to submit their case study abstract until April 30, 2023.


  • Submit your case study abstract only in English
  • Abstracts received after April 30, 2023 will not be accepted.

Interested to submit your abstract?

Start the process:

If you have difficulties or if you need any further information, please contact us at

Key Dates

Deadline for case study abstract submission: April 30, 2023

Notification of acceptance: May 31, 2023

Case Studies Topics

1. Cervical cancer (IB2, IIIB, recurrence)
2. Vulvar cancer (IB, IIIA, recurrence)
3. Endometrial cancer (IBG2, IIIA, recurrence)
4. Ovarian cancer

Chairs & Faculty


Nicole Concin

ESGO President
Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Innsbruck Medical University Insbruck, Austria Department of Gynaecology and Gynaecological Oncology, Evangelische Kliniken Essen-Mitte Essen, Germany




Nicolò Bizzarri

ENYGO President, Rome, Italy
Gynecologic Oncology Unit, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Policlinico Agostino Gemelli IRCCS, Rome, Italy



Charalampos Theofanakis

ENYGO Executive Group member, Local Chair
1st Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital University of Athens, Greece



Cristiana Sessa

ESO Scientific Advisers
Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland (IOSI), Bellinzona, Switzerland





Nicolò Bizzarri Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Policlinico A. Gemelli IRCCS, Rome, Italy
David Cibula Gynaecology Oncology Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Charles University Prague, Czech Republic
Ilaria Colombo Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, Bellinzona, Switzerland
Nicole Concin ESGO President
Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Innsbruck Medical University Insbruck, Austria
Department of Gynaecology and Gynaecological Oncology, Evangelische Kliniken Essen-Mitte Essen, Germany
Konstantinos Dimitrakakis Breast Unit, 1st Dept. of Ob/Gyn, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Aikaterini Domali Athens, Greece
Ane Gerda Eriksson ESGO Council member
Norwegian Radium Hospital Norway, Oslo, Norway
Maria Kyrgiou Imperial College London
West London Gynaecological Cancer Centre, Imperial Healthcare NHS Trust, UK
Dimitrios Haidopoulos Alexandra Hospital, Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Athens, Greece
Michail Liontos National and Kapodistrain University of Athens, School of Medicine, Dept of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
Maaike Oonk University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Theodoros Panoskaltsis National & Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School, Aretaieion Hospital, Athens, Greece
Aikaterini Pavlaki IASO Women’s hospital, Pathology department, Athens Greece
Athanasios G. Protopapas National and Kapoditrian University of Athens, Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit, Athens, Greece
Alexandros Rodolakis Alexandra Hospital, Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Athens, Greece
Cristiana Sessa ESO Scientific Advisers, Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, Bellinzona, Switzerland
Vassiliki Skandalou Alexandra Hospital, Department of Anaesthesiology, Athens ,Greece
Alina Sturdza Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiobiology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Charalampos Theofanakis ENYGO Executive Member, Local Chair
Alexandra Hospital, Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Athens, Greece
Nikolaos Thomakos National and Kappodistrian University of Athens, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, Greece
Ignacio Zapardiel ESGO Council Member
Gynecologic Oncology Unit. La Paz University Hospital, Madrid, Spain



  • Registrations will be accepted on first come first served basis
  • Limited number of 90 participants


Course Package Fees

Registration Fees for ESGO Members* Regular Rate (EUR)
Regular Fee 250
Discounted fee for participants from upper and lower middle, and low income countries** 200


* The ESGO Membership for 2023 must be valid and is mandatory for the registration to the Masterclass. View the ESGO membership renewals and application. You have to log in to the registration system with the email address you use to enter the member zone.

**Discounted countries are defined according to the World Bank Country Classification.


Fee includes

  • Admission fee
  • Coffee Breaks & Lunches
  • ENYGO Networking event


Cancelation and refund policy

  • Before April 30, 2023 - refund of 50%
  • Starting May 1, 2023 - non-refundable


Payment details

  • The payment can be processed by credit card through this registration system
  • The reservation can only be confirmed upon receipt of payment

If you have technical difficulties while registering, please contact ESGO Secretariat at

General information



Airotel Stratos Vassilikos Hotel
Michalakopoulou 114
Athens 115 27


If the fee is not received in a due time, the position will be offered to the next suitable applicant. The reservation can only be confirmed upon receipt of the course package fee payment.



In registering for the course participants agree that the organizer is not responsible for individual medical, travel or personal insurance. Participants are requested to arrange their own travel and health insurance. The organizer cannot assume liability for changes in the program due to external circumstances.


CME Accreditation

The ESGO-ENYGO Masterclass (in cooperation with ESO) 22/06/2023-24/06/2023 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 16 European CME credits (ECMEC®s).
Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Travel & Accommodation

Attendees are responsible for their own travel arrangements and accommodation.


Recommended hotel:

Airotel Stratos Vassilikos Hotel
Michalakopoulou 114
Athens 115 27