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Neuro-oncol. 2006 July; 8(3): 287–288.
PMCID: PMC1871951

SOCIETY NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Anyone in the neuro-oncology profession may submit announcements of meetings, conferences, and funding opportunities of interest to colleagues. Please send announcements to Oliver Bögler, Ph.D., Brain Tumor Center and Department of Neurosurgery, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Unit BSRB 1004, Room S5.8136, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA (telephone: 713-834-6216; fax: 713-834-6257; e-mail: gro.cno-oruen-cos@swenyteicos).

Society for Neuro-Oncology Headquarters

Correspondence to the Society should be sent to Society for Neuro-Oncology, P.O. Box 890886, Houston, TX 77289-0886, USA, or in care of Jan Esenwein, 4617 Birch Street, Bellaire, TX 77401-5509, USA (telephone: 713-349-0952; fax: 832-201-8129; e-mail: gro.cno-oruen-cos@naj or gro.cno-oruen-cos@pihsrebmem).

Neuro-Oncology Moves to Houston

In 2007, W.K. Alfred Yung will take over as Editor and C. David James as Co-Editor of Neuro-Oncology, and the journal’s main Editorial Office will move from its current location at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC, to the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. The Web address for submitting manuscripts to Neuro-Oncology (www.editorialmanager.com/n-o) will remain the same.

UPCOMING MEETINGS

Second Annual Aspen Symposium on Brain Tumor Immunotherapy August 7–9, 2006, Aspen, Colorado

The Second Annual Aspen Symposium on Brain Tumor Immunotherapy will be held at the Given Institute in Aspen on August 7–9, 2006.

Contact: Diana Doyle

E-mail: ude.cshcu@elyoD.anaiD

Telephone: 303-315-0303

Web site: www.uchsc.edu/neurosurgery/aspen2006/Aspen%202006%20conf.htm

Seventh Congress of the European Association for Neuro-Oncology September 14–19, 2006, Vienna, Austria

The seventh congress of the EANO will take place at the historic Hofburg Palace (www.hofburg.com), one of Vienna’s finest congress centers. The meeting will include, in addition to the main program, a teaching course and a number of meet-the-expert sessions covering many aspects of the wide field of neuro-oncology. The local organizer is Prim. Univ. Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Grisold ( ta.vakneiw@dlosirg.gnagflow).

Secretariat: EANO-VII Conference Secretariat, Vienna Medical Academy

E-mail: gro.dacadem@6002onae

Web Site: www.medacad.org/eano2006/content/eano2006.htm

Chicago Supportive Oncology Conference September 27–30, 2006, Chicago, Illinois

The Chicago Supportive Oncology Conference, a CME-accredited meeting, will be held September 27–30, 2006, at the InterContinental Hotel in Chicago.

Contact: Angi Pechman

E-mail: moc.dedemdeer@namhcepa.

Telephone: 203-840-5537, 888-799-2995

Web pages: communityonc.com, www.ChicagoSupportiveOncology.com

Oncology Congress October 18–21, 2006, New York, New York

The Oncology Congress, a CME-accredited meeting, will be held on October 18–21, 2006, at the New York Marriott Marquis, Times Square, New York.

Contact: Angi Pechman

E-mail: moc.dedemdeer@namhcepa

Telephone: 203-840-5537, 888-799-2995

Web site: www.OncologyCongress.com

Eleventh Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO) November 16–19, 2006, Orlando, Florida

The eleventh annual meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology will be held in Orlando, Florida, November 16–19, 2006, at the Orlando Peabody. Education Day is November 15. The program will include topics ranging from basic molecular and genetic research to reports of recent clinical research. In 2007, the annual SNO meeting will be held November 15–18 at the Gaylord Texan on Lake Grapevine outside Dallas, and in 2008, it will be held November 20–23 at the Lake Las Vegas Resort outside Las Vegas.

Contact: Jan Esenwein

E-mail: gro.cno-oruen-cos@naj

Telephone: 713-349-0952

Fax: 832-201-8129

Web site: www.soc-neuro-onc.org


Articles from Neuro-Oncology are provided here courtesy of Society for Neuro-Oncology and Oxford University Press