The International Clinical Trials Workshops (ICTW) support cancer research in low- and middle-income countries by developing research skills among early-career researchers. Workshop topics cover:

  • Best practices in implementing clinical trials
  • Clinical study methodologies
  • Statistics for investigators
  • Research Ethics 
  • Regulatory issues

85% of respondents said participating in the ICTW helped them better understand clinical research regulations.

What Our Attendees Are Saying​

“The knowledge I gained in ICTW changed my view on how to do research in molecular oncology. . . The course definitely strengthened my knowledge of ethical concepts and bureaucratic processes, which are relevant in all my research projects." 

Workshops in 2017 and 2018

Date: Location: In Collaboration with:
March 23-25, 2017 Montevideo, Uruguay

FLASCA

 

May 19-20, 2017 Athens, Greece

HESMO

July 13-15, 2017 Moscow, Russia

Russian Society of Clinical Oncology (RUSSCO)

October 20-22, 2017 Luoyang, China 1st Affiliated Hospital of Henan University of Science and Technology
March 16-18, 2018 Johannesburg, South Africa South African Society of Medical Oncology
August 23-25, 2018 Monteria, Colombia Asociacion Colombiana de Hematologia y Oncologia (ACHO)
November 9-10, 2018 Rabat, Morocco AMFROM

Clinical Trial Resources

Host a Course in Your Country

ASCO collaborates with organizations around the world to organize training courses to improve care for patients with cancer.  If your organization is interested in applying to host an International Clinical Trials Workshop please contact ASCO International​.

 

International Clinical Workshops
ASCO member and volunteer Alexandru Eniu, MD, PhD, gives an overview of the International Clinical Trials Workshops and describes the important role of research in conquering cancer