Towards excellence in innovation in oncology

Call for applications

Application for the Young Physician Award Jean Kastersky is restricted to applicants under the age of 35 (see downloadable rules)

For this 5th edition of the Young physician award Jean Klastersky, young doctors (interns, young heads of clinics, young PH) involved in the care of patients with cancer are invited to submit their project for an on-line oral presentation to an assembly of national and international experts.

6 candidates will be selected for 10 minutes presentations +
5 minutes of questions during one dedicated session on
Friday, December 1st, at 12:00 am.

These sessions will be a unique opportunity to have a concrete exchange on the tolerance of innovative treatments.


Beyond 35 years, an abstract submission is proposed. 

Any communication related to supportive care, the organization of care pathways and the management of toxicities of cancer and its treatments will be reviewed by the Grant Jean Klastersky scientific committee. Research and/or organizational work related to the previous mentioned topics are welcome.

The proposal should consist of a published (less than 2 years ) or publishable work. The author should have taken a significant personal part in its realization

A poster presentation will be available on the digital platform of the meeting.t

Application file

The presentation must not exceed 9 slides (including the title slide) and must contain:

  • one slide introducing the author
  • one slide introducing the issue.

The abstract from candidates over 35 must not exceed 5 slides (including the title slide)

The slide must be written in English.

Applications must be submitted by Synday, November 19th at midnight.

Prize winner

  • Financial allocation of € 2,000
  • Registration for the next edition of the MASCC congress (Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer) – 2024

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