1st Meeting 2016
12-14 May, Palma, Mallorca

The Mallorca Group were delighted to host this first meeting of the European Hereditary Tumour Group for the community of specialists and those who wish to become more involved in this exciting and evolving field.

The former Mallorca Group invited clinicians and scientists to actively contribute to working groups (Thursday 12 May) on the different specialities involved, submit abstracts for the scientific program (Friday 13 May) or propose and discuss ongoing or new collaborative studies (Saturday 14 May).

Download the 2016 meeting programme here

Meeting Topics

  • Lynch syndrome
  • Polyposis syndromes
  • MMR deficient tumours – precision treatment?
  • NGS panel testing for which genes?
  • Prospective registries
  • Biobanks
  • Immunotherapy including vaccines
  • Chemoprevention for hereditary predisposition
  • Surgical and endoscopic strategies
  • Guidelines (gene and gender?)
  • Patient advocacy and education

Meeting Overview

Thursday 12 May 2016

Time Event
From 08:30 Registration
08:30 – 18:00 Working groups on specific topics
18:30 – 20:00 Welcome reception (with posters)
Evening Tapas dinner (at a traditional bar restaurant in Palma) optional, not included in registration fee

Friday 13 May 2016

Time Event
09:00 – 18:00 Symposia, keynotes, oral presentations
AM/PM Mid-morning, lunchtime and afternoon coffee breaks with posters
Evening Conference dinner (at a local restaurant in Palma) optional, not included in registration fee

Saturday 14 May 2016

Time Event
08.30 – 13.00 Reporting back from working groups and collaborative studies
14.00 – 16.00 Former Mallorca Group Meeting