GROW Science Day 2019

Event date: November 21, 201909:00u
End date: November 21, 2019

‘Getting the patient's perspective'.

Be updated and take part in an open discussion about the patient-researcher relationship e.g. personalized medicine, quality of life and shared decision making; should patients have a say on treatment plans, fundamental research, fund allocation?

You are kindly invited to the annual GROW Science Day, which will take place on Thursday November 21nd from 9:00 - 17:00 hrs at the Van der Valk Hotel, Nijverheidsweg 35, Maastricht.

More information and registration.

A highly interactive day including PhD debate, scientific presentations, poster promenades and more is offered.

GROW is proud to confirm our inspirational keynote speakers will be; Bibian Mentel and Warner Prevoo

Bibian is a successful snowboarder. Diagnosed with cancer at 27, she is now treated against cancer 11 times. Bibian will share her personal experiences on terms of top sport, her struggle with cancer and for all her drive to think in possibilities instead of limitations; 'It's all about mentality!'

Warner Prevoo is a cancer specialist and intervention radiologist at OLVG Amsterdam. Warner was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2016 and will talk about how this experience has changed his view on the doctor-patient relationship.

Bibian and Warner will also participate in the PhD debate. We look forward meeting you!

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