IPOS 2022: WORLD CONGRESS                                  REIMAGINING PSYCHOSOCIAL ONCOLOGY: EMBRACING VOICES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

TORONTO, CANADA  •  AUGUST 29 - SEPTEMBER 1, 2022






IPOS 2022

WORLD CONGRESS

The shared mission of the Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology (CAPO) and the International Psycho-Oncology Society (IPOS) is to foster the science and practice of psychosocial oncology to improve the care for people affected by cancer through partnerships, research, public policy, advocacy and education.

Our 2022 World Congress will create an opportunity to bring together an international body of health care professionals. This forum encourages new global partnerships and allows for the dissemination of ground-breaking research to professionals and the general public about psycho-oncology, that is, the psychosocial (psychiatric, psychological, social, behavioural, ethical) and psychobiological aspects of oncology. Finally, this forum allows us to recognize exceptional contributions from around the world to the field of psycho-oncology through our awards of excellence.

LATE-BREAKING call for abstracts: CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT

 Deadline for submissions is May 23, 2022

REGISTRATIONS: NOW OPEN, CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

SPONSORSHIP

OPPORTUNITIES

ANTHONY P. BOSSIS, Ph.D  


Use of Psilocybin for the Treatment of Psychosocial Distress in Palliative Care and at the End-of-Life

Anthony P. Bossis, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist and clinical assistant professor of psychiatry at NYU Grossman School of Medicine and NYU Center for Psychedelic Medicine conducting FDA-approved research with the psychedelic compound psilocybin since 2006.

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KIM THIBOLDEAUX


Raising Our Voices to Reduce Cancer Disparities: Bringing Cancer Care to American Indian Tribal Lands

Kim Thiboldeaux is a nonprofit executive, thought leader, and author who has made her mark on the global stage by ensuring that the patient’s voice is at the center of every conversation about cancer.

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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR NICOLE RANKIN

Embracing health equity: opportunities to transform research translation in psycho-oncology

Associate Professor Nicole Rankin is an implementation scientist in the Sydney School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Sydney, Australia.

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ROGER LEVESQUE


Taming Uncertainty: Facing Cancer in the COVID Era

Roger Levesque speaks to the steep ups and downs of being diagnosed with Stage IV cancer nearly two years ago, his treatments and experience in the medical system during the pandemic, and his insights as a standardized patient helping to train medical personnel.

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LONNEKE VAN DE POLL-FRANSE


Survivorship care in the new landscape of personalized medicine

Lonneke van de Poll-Franse is Professor of Cancer Epidemiology and Survivorship at the Netherlands Cancer Institute (NCI)/ Netherlands Comprehensive Cancer Organisation and Tilburg University.

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SUPPORTING THE CONGRESS

In order to assist us in holding this important event, we are seeking support from interested organizations that believe this event to be the right fit for their brand.

IPOS 2022 Congress will provide a unique opportunity for your organization to be associated with the interactive platforms for allied health professionals, clinicians, laboratory scientists, and specialists from all over the world. You can gain exposure and interaction with relevant stakeholders on a local and international level. We seek support to enable us to hold this event as funds raised through industry support will go directly towards the cost of running the event.

Partnering with the IPOS 2022 World Congress of Psycho-Oncology offers:

  • A unique opportunity to build awareness of your company/organization, reinforce your brand and showcase your investment in cancer care to more than 700 health care professionals;
  • Prominent recognition on the Congress and IPOS websites and in printed materials for the Congress; and
  • Connections with people who are actively looking for your expertise, products and services.

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TORONTO

SAFETY FIRST

Toronto is an incredibly friendly and safe city. Locals are more than willing to help out if you have an issue. In fact, The Economist named it: One the top 10 safest cities in the world.

It’s easily walkable with a concentrated downtown core that offers ample public transport (TTC) options, including Uber, Lyft and taxi cabs all around for your immediate needs. Toronto was also ranked as the “safest city in North America” by The Economist Intelligence Unit for digital security, infrastructure and personal safety. To top that off, the Safe City Index ranked Toronto as “the best place to live in the world”. So rest assured that delegates can take comfort in city’s reputable safety.