Psychosocial Oncology Symposium

The University of Leeds is hosting an international Psychosocial Oncology Symposium in collaboration with the Leeds Institute for medical Research @ St James’s and Cancer Survivor Intelligence Group.

University of Leeds’  Prof Galina Velikova and Dr Amy Downing will be joined by guest speakers Prof Irma Verdonck-de Leeuw (VU University Amsterdam) and Prof Lonneke van de Poll-Franse (Tilburg University). 

Speaker’s details:

Prof Irma Verdonck-de Leeuw (VU University Amsterdam)

Presentation title: Behavioral intervention technologies: development and research

Prof Galina Velikova (University of Leeds)

Presentation title: Web-based system to monitor cancer patients’ physical symptoms during active treatment (eRAPID)

Dr Amy Downing (University of Leeds)

Presentation title: Quality of life in men with prostate cancer – key findings from the Life After Prostate Cancer Diagnosis study

Prof Lonneke van de Poll-Franse (Tilburg University)

Presentation title: Population-based PRO research to improve quality of care: the PROFILES registry

Free registration is now open via Eventbrite:

There are only 55 spaces, so please register early to avoid disappointment!

For questions or more information please contact Dr Florien Boele (