Medical and paramedical courses

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University Postgraduate Oncology Diplomas

University Postgraduate Oncology Diplomas are organized by Institut Curie Hospital departments in collaboration with various french universities:


Medical Students

Institut Curie's medical departments offer medical students from Paris Descartes and Erasmus students hands-on training (3 months length) as well as weekly lectures in oncology  to prepare for the national classifying examination (ECN).


Online courses for Residents

Institut Curie offers several online courses for residents, most of which are mandatory for on-call residents.

If you are a resident at Institut Curie you will receive an email on your address @ a few days after your arrival informing you that you have access to the platform on:

In addition, residents benefit from theoretical training in the various departments where they are rotating as well as from Institute Curie's environment, with a large offer of research and medical seminars.


Paramedical Courses

Nursing students are hosted in the departments of the Hospital Group and trained to specialize in oncology. Nursing courses in oncology are regularly organized by the Department of Care such as courses for district nurses in partnership with the CNAM, and courses on wounds and healing in oncology. Students in other paramedical professions are also hosted in Institut Curie hospital group: medical physicists, radiotherapy or imaging manipulators, physiotherapists.


Other Courses

Contrast-Enhanced Mammography (CEM): clinical applications in oncology

A webinar on "Contrast-Enhanced Mammography (CEM): clinical applications in oncology" is organized by Prof. Fabienne E. Thibault.


  • Learn about the utility of CEM for breast cancer diagnosis and management
  • Learn about the advantages and limitations of CEM compared to breast MRI
  • Learn about some particular features of CEM to be aware of for interpretation

>> More information and registration



The next ESSO (European Society of Surgical Oncology) Courses organized by Fabien Reyal will take place at Institut Curie from June 15 to 18:

  • June 15 - ESSO Workshop on Localization Techniques for Guided Breast Cancer Surgery >> More information
  • June 16 to 18 - ESSO Advanced Course on Oncoplastic Breast Surgery >> More information


Training via the Invivox platform on "Sentinel Lymph Node biopsy in uterine cancers"

The next training course "Sentinel Lymph Node biopsy in uterine cancers" will take place on June 15 & 16, 2022 in face-to-face. It is organized by Prof. Fabrice Lecuru and registrations are made through the Invivox platform:

The next training dates: 
November 16 & 17:


"The management of HER 2+ metastatic breast cancer"

The next preceptorship "The management of HER 2+ metastatic breast cancer" (see attached program) for Daiichi-Sankyo and AstraZeneca laboratories will take place from June 29 to 30, 2022 at Institut Curie for oncologists. 

It is organized by Pr Jean Yves Pierga and Dr Paul Cottu with the organizational support of Mrs Angela Corjos.

>> See program


Therapeutic Patient Education Day

The therapeutic patient education day organized by Ms Claire Llambrich-Molines (UTEP, Curie) will take place twice. First on July 1st, 2022 in the Chez Marie room (Paris site) and then on October 14, 2022.
These events received the institutional support of the Bayer Laboratory.

>> See program


DISSPO Seminar

The seminar "Febrile neutropenia and cutaneous toxicities" organized by Pre Carole Bouleuc and Dr Paul Cottu in collaboration with Viatris and Bioderma laboratories will take place on September 29, 2022 at Institut Curie with the organizational support of Mrs Angela Corjos.

>> See program

>> Registration


IPA Congress

The first nurses national congress on advanced practice in onology-haematology "patient pathways: issues and realities of advanced practice" will take place at Institut Curie on September 30, 2022.

It is organized by Mrs Sylvie Arnaud (care manager, nursing department) and will take place in the Burg Amphitheatre.

For nurses only.

>> See program

>> Registration


"Implantable access ports insertion techniques & handling"

The masterclass "Implantable access ports insertion techniques & handling" (program attached) organized by Dr. Aline Albi-Feldzer in collaboration with the Vygon laboratory will take place at Institut Curie (Saint-Cloud site) on October 6 & 7, 2022 with the organizational support of Mrs. Angela Corjos.

>> See program


Breast cancer patient pathway

The seminar "Breast cancer patient pathway" (program attached) organized by Dr Nicolas Pouget will take place at Institut Curie on October 6, 2022 with the organizational support of Mrs Angela Corjos.

This conference is accessible to deaf and hard of hearing people thanks to the presence of LSF/French interpreters in partnership with the François Giraud association.

>> See program

>> Registration


Women's Cancer Day

The Women's Cancer Day, organized by Dr. Florence Lerebours as the previous years, will take place on Wednesday 19 October 2022 on the Saint Cloud site (Salle J.S Bourdin).
This half-day event dedicated to women's cancers aims to present and discuss together the practical aspects of treatment and the evolution of knowledge in this field.

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