2015-03-16 – 2015-03-17
German-Hong Kong Breast Oncology Collaborative Workshop
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On 16/17 March 2015, the first German-HongKong Breast Oncology Collaborative workshop was held at the Breast Center of the LMU in Munich.

It was preceded in 2013 the establishment of HKBOG (HongKong Breast Oncology Group), an association of six oncological active oncologists and radiation oncologists in the field chest in Hong Kong, where about 6,000 new cases of breast cancer each year are treated. Professor Dr. Harbeck and Würstlein have this group advised from the outset and are founding members.

Led by Professor Harbeck, Munich and Dr. Tsang, Hong Kong, found entitled Enhancing Interaction, Innovation and Impact on Breast Cancer Care on the first day in each case presentations of both groups in the women's clinic-Maistrasse place the following day were concrete projects of further cooperation agreed in the areas of health services research and clinical research and to an introduction to the CCC the LMU, the group was led by the various departments of the multidisciplinary breast center at the LMU as well as the new Op tract in Grosshadern. The workshop provided an opportunity as a first exchange of experts of both groups and will certainly attract more meetings to be.