tutorials for trainees in radiation oncology

About the courses

The courses address trainees who are officially in postgraduate training in radiation oncology/radiotherapy. For further information about the scope of the courses, please see > SRO tutorials minimum requirements – February 2018.

Course documentation and training materials can be downloaded in the member area for trainees in postgraduate education (> login).

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Upcoming courses 2020

19 June 2020, 9:15-16:45 – online course
Sarcoma, rare diseases, medical law, imaging
Trainers: Dr. Simon Rauch, Dr. Stefan Brodmann, Prof. Beata Bode, Prof. Dr. Frank Zimmermann
Venue: online course
Participation fee: CHF 50.00
Registration deadline: 12 June 2020 at noon
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28 August 2020, 9:15-16:45
Lung Cancer, Update evidencebased supportive, palliative and rehabilitative Oncology
Trainers: Prof. Dr. Nicolaus Andratschke, PD Dr. Florian Strasser
Venue: Inselspital Bern, Wirtschaftsgebäude (WG) H, Raum Paradiso
Participation fee: CHF 50.00
Registration deadline: 18 August 2020
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23 October 2020, 9:15-16:45
Modern techniques in Radiation Oncology, Ethics
Trainers: Dr. Raphaël Moeckli, Dr. med. Timothy Collen
Venue: Inselspital Bern, Wirtschaftsgebäude (WG) H, Raum Paradiso
Participation fee: CHF 50.00
Registration deadline: 13 October 2020
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Past courses

8 May 2020 – online course!
Medical statistics and clinical trial design; Information and preparation for the national specialists exam (multiple choice part as well as oral exam)
Trainers: Dr. Shu-Fang Hsu Schmitz, Daniel Kohler, Prof. Dr. Frank Zimmermann
Venue: online course
Participation fee: free of charge
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17 January 2020, 9:15-16:45
Gynecological tumors, moduls of education (ABAS: DOPS, MiniCex) and interprofessional care for patients: chances and limitations
Trainers: Prof. Dr. Ludwig Plasswilm, Prof. Dr. Frank Zimmermann
Venue: Inselspital Bern, Kinderklinik (KKL) A, Kursraum 3
Participation fee: CHF 50.00
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6 December 2019, 9:15-16:00
Psychoocological basics, Gastrointestinal tumors
Trainers: Dr. phil. D. Zwahlen, Prof. Dr. O. Matzinger, Prof. Dr. F. Zimmermann, Dr. A. Papachristofilou, Dr. R. Delaloye
Venue: Inselspital Bern, Bettenhochhaus (BHH) S1, Kursraum 104
Participation fee: CHF 50.00
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CANCELLED – 8 November 2019, 9:15-16:45
Palliative Medicine, Supportive Therapy, Cancer Rehabilitation, Ethics part II
Trainers: Dr. Timothy Collen, Dr. Florian Strasser, Dr. phil. Diana Zwahlen
Venue: Bern, Inselheim (IH), Erdgeschoss, Sitzungszimmer 5
Participation fee: CHF 50.00
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6 September 2019, 9:15-16:45
Tumorboard (morning), Hyperthermia (afternoon)
Trainers: Prof. Dr. Stephan Bodis and team Kantonsspital Aarau, Dr. Markus Notter
Venue: Kantonsspital Aarau (KSA), department of radiation oncology
Participation fee: CHF 50.00

24 May 2019, 9:15-16:45
Presentation BeAxi Exam software + BeAxi Trial, Breast Cancer
Trainers: Daniel Kohler, PD Dr. Günther Gruber, Dr. Conny Vrieling, Prof. Dr. Frank Zimmermann
Venue: Bern, Kinderklinik (KKL) A, Kursraum 3
Participation fee: CHF 50.00

5 April 2019, 9:15-16:45
Lymphoma, Health Economics, Evidence based decisions, reflection, networking, management, Ethics part I
Trainers: Dr. Timothy Collen, Dr. André Durham, Prof. Esat Mahmut Özsahin, Prof. Dr. Frank Zimmermann
Venue: Bern, Kinderklinik (KKL) A, Kursraum 3
Participation fee: CHF 50.00

15 February 2019, 9:15-16:45
Prostata cancer, bladder cancer, seminoma
Trainers: Dr. Raphaël Jumeau, Dr. Alexandros Papachristofilou, Dr. Gianfranco Pesce, Prof. Dr. Frank Zimmermann
Venue: Bern, Inselspital, Wirtschaftsgebäude (WG) H, Mehrzweckraum Paradiso
Participation fee: CHF 50.00

18 January 2019, 9:15-16:45
Radiobiology
Trainers: Dr. Fernanda Herrera, Dr. Susanne Rogers, PD Dr. Kathrin Zaugg
Venue: Bern, Kinderklinik (KKL) A, Kursraum 3
Participation fee: CHF 50.00