Oncology 3: Tumours of the Respiratory and Urogenital Tract, Endocrine & Miscellaneous Tumours

02 December 2019 - 06 December 2019 | Guangzhou, China


Cancer is a common disease in pets and one of the main causes of death. Over the past decade, our knowledge of cancer in animals has increased rapidly, and today several treatment options exist to treat canine and feline cancer patients.

In 2019 “Oncology III” will build up on Oncology I&II and address a variety of highly interesting neoplasms including tumours of the respiratory and urogenital tract as well as ocular, auricular, endocrine and miscellaneous intrathoracic tumours. There will be lots of interactive and case oriented work using a systematic approach to the cancer patient. This includes recognizing symptoms, interpreting radiographic & cytological findings, choosing appropriate staging procedures and formulating a therapeutic plan. 

Topics (preliminary)

•    Tumours of the respiratory tract & intrathoracic tumours principles of thoracic surgery
•    Mesothelioma & intracavitary chemotherapy
•    Tumours of the urogenital tract
•    Endocrine tumours & principles of endocrine surgery
•    Tumours of the eyes and eye-lids
•    Tumours of the auricular canal and bulla
•    Introduction to tumours of the central and peripheral nervous systems
•    Interactive case management sessions (miscellaneous tumors)


All modules will be held in China, in English language with consecutive translation in Chinese.

Preliminary Program
Monday, 2 December 2019

90 (180) min    CASE-BASED: Tumours of the upper respiratory tract (Schmidt)
    Lunch Break
45 (90) min    CASE-BASED: Cardiac, heart base tumors, thymoma (Schmidt)
45 (90) min    CASE-BASED: canine & feline lung tumours (Schmidt)
30 (60) min     Intralesional & intracavitary chemotherapy, electrochemotherapy, mesothelioma & malignant effusions (Schmidt)

Tuesday, 3 December 2019  

20 (40) min    CASE-based: Squamous cell carcinoma of the canine nasal planum (Selmic)
90 (180) min    Surgery of intrathoracic tumour and tumours of the chest wall (Selmic)
Principles & practice of thoracoscopic surgery (Selmic)
    Lunch Break
30 (60) min     CASE-BASED: Tumours of the eye-lids, eyes and retrobulbar space (Selmic)
30 (60) min    CASE-BASED: Tumours of the auricular canal & bulla (Selmic)
40 (80) min    An introduction to brain tumours & tumours of the peripheral nervous system (Schmidt)

Wednesday, 4 December 2019

60 (120) min    Canine & feline thyroid tumours and canine parathyroid tumours (Schmidt)
30 (60) min    Surgery and perioperative care thyroid and parathyroid (Selmic)
    Lunch Break
30 (60) min    Insulinoma (Schmidt)
30 (60) min    Surgery and perioperative care: pancreas (Selmic)
30 (60) min    Canine & feline adrenal neoplasia (Schmidt)
30 (60) min    Surgery and perioperative care: adrenal glands (Selmic)

Thursday, 5 December 2019

90 (180) min    Tumours of the urinary system (Schmidt)
    Lunch Break
60 (120) min    Surgery & interventional treatments (stents) of urinary tract tumours (Selmic)
60 (120) min    CASE-BASED: Tumours of the male reproductive tract (Selmic)

Friday, 6 December 2019

90 (180) min    CASE-BASED: Tumours of the female reproductive tract (Selmic)
    Lunch Break
60 (120) min    Metronomic chemotherapy (Schmidt) 
30 (60) min      Closing & Certificates (Schmidt & Selmic)

Registration and Fees

Tuition fee for the members of Thai, Indonesian, Malaysian, Indian, Philippines and Sri Lanka Vet. Assns: EURO 1.071,–

    Early registration: Euro 1.000.--

    (deadline for FULL early registration payment: 2nd June 2019)

Discount Tuition fee (Hong Kong, Macao, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan): EURO 1.425,–

    Early registration: Euro 1.330.-

    (deadline for FULL early registration payment: 2nd June 2019)

Tuition fee (Europe, USA, Canada, Japan, Australia, New Zealand): EURO 1.821,–

    Early registration: Euro 1.700.-

    (deadline for FULL early registration payment: 2nd June 2019)

Course Location

Fortune Hotel Guangzhou - Hall 5 (7F) , Address: No 603, TianHe Road

If you have any questions regarding the registration or any other further details for the courses in Asia please contact the ESAVS Asia Office: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.