Journalists can register now for ECCO 14 -- the European Cancer Conference

July 13, 2007

Register now for Europe's premier cancer conference at www.fecs.be.

ECCO 14 will take place at the Centro de Conveniones Internacional de Barcelona (CCIB) and the Forum Building Auditorium, Barcelona, Spain (www.ccib.es) from Sunday 23 September to Thursday 27 September 2007.

ECCO is recognised as one of the world's leading multidisciplinary cancer conferences and provides a unique European forum for presentations of exciting new research from experimental and clinical oncologists, epidemiologists and cancer nurses. Over 12.000 scientists, clinicians, doctors, nurses, patients and care givers are expected to attend.

More than 100 experts in different cancer fields have developed a wide-ranging and exciting conference programme, and this year an unprecedented number of basic science abstracts have been accepted and integrated into the programme. There will be first reports from a large number of high quality Phase III trials.

The Federation of European Cancer Societies (FECS) welcome the interest of the press in cancer issues and are happy to provide full assistance to journalists attending ECCO 14, or using the conference website as a resource in their coverage of cancer issues. A media centre with computing, fax, photocopying and free international phone and internet connections will be available.

Registration and hotel accommodation - media only

ECCO 14 is open to bona fide representatives of print and electronic media and healthcare media. For further details, visit the ECCO 14 section of the FECS website at: www.fecs.be

NB: Media registration in advance is strongly recommended, and hotel rooms will go very quickly so early booking is recommended.
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If you have any questions (media only), contact: Emma Mason, ECCO 14 media consultant, mobile: +44 (0)7711 296 986, email: wordmason@mac.com or Mary Rice, FECS media consultant, tel: +32 (0)2 770 0407, mobile: +44 (0)780 304 8897, email: mary@mrcommunication.org

Any enquiries from non-media about registration and accommodation should be directed to the FECS office (http://www.fecs.be), NOT to Emma or Mary.

ECCO-the European CanCer Organisation

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