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      Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Personalized Molecular Oncology


      Edition 4 - 2022-2023

      Welcome to the course website of the CAS. You will find below important resources throughout the course.


      Contact

      Miriam Tesfai, CAS Program Coordinator, miriam.tesfai@sib.swiss

      General info: cas-pmo@sib.swiss


      Official website

      pmo.unibas.ch

  • General info about the CAS

    • General announcements Forum
    • Documents

    • Credits

      Acquired competencies will be evaluated with an exam at the end of each module. In addition, students will need to complete a mini-thesis on a study case in small multi-disciplinary groups. Altogether, completion of the program is awarded 10 ECTS.

      The program is also recognized as continuing medical education (CME) by the following societies:
      • Swiss Society of Medical Oncology: 28 credits per module, 112 credits for the whole CAS.
      • Swiss Society of Hematology: 28 credits per module, 112 credits for the whole CAS.
      • Swiss Society of Pathology: 56 pathology-specific credits, 56 non-specific CME credits.
      • Swiss Society of Medical Genetics: 24 credits for module 1, 32 credits for the whole CAS.
      • Swiss Society for Radiation Oncology: 28 credits per module, 112 credits for the whole CAS.
      • FAMH in Medical Genetics: 24 credits for module 1 (tumor biology and genetics).

      Participants interested in attending only one module are also welcome, and will receive a short course certificate with 2 ECTS, provided they pass the exam at the end of the module. CME credits may also be requested to the societies above.

  • Module 1 - Tumor biology and genetics

    Not available unless: You belong to Module 1
  • Module 2 - Molecular pathology

    Not available unless: You belong to Module 2
  • Module 3 - Clinical bioinformatics

    Not available unless: You belong to Module 3
  • Module 4 - Clinical oncology

    Not available unless: You belong to Module 4
  • Mini-thesis

  • Tumor board

    CAS participants are offered the possibility to attend a tumor board session:

    • in French: CHUV - Fridays 12h15-13h30
    • in German: USB (online) - Every second Friday 17h15-18h15

    If interested, please send an email to cas-pmo@sib.swiss one week in advance, so we can announce you to the tumor board.

    You may be asked to sign a confidentiality agreement.