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10:00-10:30 Welcome and introduction

Dr. Vicente Guillem ECO Foundation President, Fundación Instituto Valenciano de Oncología

Dr. Stephen Grubbs ASCO Vice President of Clinical Affairs

Dr. Enriqueta Felip SEOM Vice President, Hospital Universitario Vall D’Hebrón (Barcelona)

10:30-11:30 GENERAL SESSION 1: Defining high standards in quality care

Chairs: Dr. Arif Kamal Duke University School of Medicine (USA) Dr. Rafael López ECO Foundation Permanent Commission , Hospital Clínico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela

How healthcare standardization leads to quality Francine Westergaard Joint Commission International (USA) QOPI update: the next generation quality cancer care delivery Dr. Mohammad Jahanzeb 21st Century Oncology (USA) Essential requirements for quality cancer care Dr. Philip Poortmans ECCO (European CanCer Organisation) Panel questions & answers

11:30-12:00 KEYNOTE LECTURE: Patient-Reported Outcomes in Oncology

Dr. Alfredo Carrato Mena Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal (Madrid)

Dr. Ethan Basch Cancer Outcomes Research. University of North Carolina (USA)


12:00-12:30 Coffee break


12:30-13:30 GENERAL SESSION 2: Patient-centered Oncology

Chairs: Dr. Salvador Martín Algarra Clínica Universidad de Navarra Dr. Ignacio Durán Hospital Marqués de Valdecilla (Santander)

Quality of care: the patient's voice Jaime Rodríguez Vazquez del Rey AECC   Symptom control and its impact in quality of care Dr. Yolanda Escobar Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón (Madrid) PROs: European experience Dr. Fabrice Denis Institut Jean Bernard (France) Panel questions & answers

13:30-14:30 ASCO Annual Meeting & QCS Highlights (Part 1)

Chairs: Dr. Enriqueta Felip SEOM Vice President, Hospital Universitario Vall D’Hebrón (Barcelona) Dr. Pedro Pérez Segura Hospital Clínico San Carlos (Madrid)

ASCO abstracts presentation Dr. Alberto Cunquero Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia Dr. Alfonso Gómez de Liaño Hospital Materno-Infantil de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Panel questions & answers


14:30-15:30 Lunch


15:30-16:30 GENERAL SESSION 3: Equity and disparities in cancer care

Chairs: Dr. Eduardo Díaz Rubio Oncology Emetirus Professor. RANM Dr. Mariano Provencio Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro (Madrid)

How COVID-19 may affect cancer care? Dr. Abdul-Rahman Jazieh Cincinnati Cancer Advisors (USA) Delivering cutting edge cancer treatments: the US experience Dr. Mohammad Jahanzeb 21st Century Oncology (USA) Implementation of a network approach in cancer care Patricia Arratibel SI-Health Panel questions & answers

16:30-17:30 ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: The role of the oncology nurse in quality of care and patient satisfaction

Chairs: Dr. Juan Antonio Virizuela H u v Macarena Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena (Sevilla) Nuria Domenech-Climent SEEO, Hospital Virgen de los Lirios de Alcoy

Panel: Dr. Antonio Antón Hospital Universitario Miguel Servet (Zaragoza) Natacha Bolaños Lymphoma Coallition Nieves Gil Hospital Quirón (Madrid) Dolores Fernández Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Ourense

17:30-18:30 Oral Abstracts Session

Chairs: Dr. Rosario García Campelo Complejo Hospitalario A Coruña Dr. Guillermo López Vivanco Hospital Universitario de Cruces (Bilbao)

Implementation of a traceability system (TS) using bar codes reading devices in the oncology ambulatory care unit (OACU) Dr. Elena Mata Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra (Pamplona) Relationship between pre-sarcopenia and respiratory infections in hospitalized cancer patients Dr. Bianca Muresan Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia Adherence to international guidelines in the management of patients with immune-related adverse events Dr. Mónica Antoñanzas Hospital Clínico San Carlos (Madrid) Implementation of the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative Program in Spain Dr. Rafael López ECO Foundation Permanent Commission , Hospital Clínico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela

18:30-19:00 International Quality Initiatives Recognition

Dr. Vicente Guillem ECO Foundation President, Fundación Instituto Valenciano de Oncología Dr. Rafael López ECO Foundation Permanent Commission , Hospital Clínico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela

09:00-10:00 MEET THE PROFESSOR

Break out session A:

5 tips for improving quality of cancer communication Dr. Arif Kamal Duke University School of Medicine (USA)

Break out session B:

Quality improvement education: Oncology care provider burnout Dr. Michael Keng University of Virginia Health System (USA)

10:00-11:00 GENERAL SESSION 4: Defining the role of Oncology pharmacists

Chairs: Dr. Enrique Aranda ECO Hospital Universitario Reina Sofía (Córdoba) Dr. José Luis Poveda Hospital Universitario y Politécnico de La Fe (Valencia)

Multidisciplinary teamwork and effectiveness Dr. Luis Paz Ares Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre (Madrid) Should pharmacists participate in tumor boards? Beatriz Bernárdez Servizo Galego de Saúde Safety measures: from prescription to administration Dr. Gerardo Cajaraville Onkologikoa Panel questions & answers

11:00-12:00 ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: How can RWD and new technologies impact in quality

Chairs: Dr. Jesús García Foncillas Hospital Universitario Fundación Jiménez Díaz (Madrid) Dr. Javier Puente Hospital Clínico San Carlos (Madrid)

Artificial Intelligence in healthcare: separating facts from fiction Dr. Ignacio Medrano Savana  

Panel: Dr. Antonio Calles Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón (Madrid) José María Álvarez Cognitive Experts Dr. Elena Pantoja Philips  


12:00-12:30 Coffee break


12:30-13:30 ASCO Annual Meeting & QCS Highlights (Part 2)

Chairs: Dr. Aránzazu González del Alba Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro (Madrid) Dr. Emilio Esteban Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias (Oviedo)

ASCO abstracts presentation Dr. Marta Gil Institut Catalá de Oncologia (Barcelona) Dr. María Gion Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal (Madrid) Panel questions & answers

13:30-14:30 GENERAL SESSION 5: Cost, value and clinical benefit in the Oncology setting

Chairs: Dr. Carlos Camps Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia Dr. José Martínez Olmos Escuela Andaluza de Salud

Value based cancer care Dr. Michael Keng University of Virginia Health System (USA) MCDA for evaluating and positioning cancer treatments Dr. Xavier Badia Omakase Consulting Quality and sustainability: risk-sharing models Dr. Miguel Angel Casado PORIB

14:30-14:45 Closing Ceremony

Dr. Vicente Guillem ECO Foundation President, Fundación Instituto Valenciano de Oncología Dr. Stephen Grubbs ASCO Vice President of Clinical Affairs Dr. Enrique Ruiz Escudero Comunidad de Madrid Health Counselor


* All times in European Central Time (ECT)