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Abou Abdou, Somaya
Suez Canal University, Egypt
Communication Skills Training Program for Internship Year Nursing Students to Reduce Oncology Patient Emotional Distress in Egypt
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Abrahams, Harriët
Expert Centre for Chronic Fatigue, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
The CHANGE study: Web-based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Fatigued Breast Cancer Survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Acquati, Chiara
University of Louisville, Kent School of Social Work, USA
Sex: A Lost Frontier for Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Admiraal, J.M.
Department of Medical Oncology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Cancer patients' referral wish: effects of socio-demographic, illness-related and psychosocial variables
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Adorno, Gail
University of Texas, Arlington, USA
Between Two Worlds: Liminality and Late-stage Cancer-directed Therapy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Ahmad Sabki, Zuraida
Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Body Image Distress among Breast Cancer Women on Chemotherapy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Akamine, Guilherme Kenzzo
University of São Paulo, Brazil
The impact of a clown intervention on the symptoms of anxiety and depression of adult patients with advanced cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Akdeniz, Elcin
Maltepe University, Turkey
The analysis of the relationship between marital adjustment and coping strategies in married women with breast cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Albada, A
University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Counselees agreements with the risk estimation and their adherence to surveillance recommendations in breast cancer genetic counselling
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Albrecht, Karoline
University Freiburg - Medical Center, Department of Dermatology, Germany
Health Related Quality of Life (HRQOL) and side-effects in the course of low-dose interferon-alpha therapy in malignant melanoma - in comparison to a control group without interferon-alpha
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Shared Decision Making in Dermato-Oncology – Preference for Involvement of Melanoma Patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Aldridge, Lynley
PoCoG, University of Sydney, Australia
Suffering in cancer – conceptualization, assessment and interventions.  A systematic literature review.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 14: Spiritual Needs of Cancer Patients  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Amir, Ziv
Salford University, UK
Return to Work After Cancer in the UK: Attitudes and Experiences of Line Managers
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Ananyeva, Eugenia
Chelyabinsk Regional Oncology Center, Russia
The role of psychological trauma and traumatic situation in the pathogenesis of cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Ander, Malin
Uppsala University, Sweden
U-CARE: YoungCan - Development of an internet-based self-help program of psychosocial support and psychological treatment
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Andritsch, Elisabeth
Division of Clinical Oncology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
Hope and meaning in the context of different psychological intervention settings: when-  to whom - how?  
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Andrykowski, Michael
University of Kentucky, USA
Low SES and Mental Health Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer Survivors:   Using the PROFILES System to Conduct Cancer Survivorship Research. 
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 13: Innovative Data Collection and Data Sharing in psycho-oncology  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Andryszak, Paulina
Institute of Psychology, Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, Poland
The influence of chemotherapy on cognitive functioning in patients with breast cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Asai, Mariko
Graduate School of Clinical Psychology, Teikyo Heisei University, Japan
Patterns of coping strategies after bereavement among spouses of cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Psychological states and coping strategies after bereavement among spouses of cancer patients: a quantitative study in Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Asribabayan, Yeva
Yerevan State University, Armenia
The Peculiarities of Perception of Cancer of the Oncologikal Patients, People Related to Them and within The Society
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Asuzu, Chioma
University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Effects of covert sensitization and group therapy intervention in fostering tobacco smoking cessation among Nigerian commercial motorcyclists in Ibadan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Atlı Özbas, Azize
Hacettepe University Faculty of Nursing, Turkey
Empowerment and Related Factors In Oncology Nurses
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

ATLI ÖZBAŞ, Azize
Oncology Nursing Association of Turkey, Turkey
Communication Skills Of Nurses Caring For Oncology Patients: A Multicentric Study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
The Use of Psychodrama in Teaching Oncology Nurses Death Awareness Through Confronting Their Own Death.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Baars, Jessica
Department of Medical Genetics, Division of Biomedical Genetics, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Communication about Breast Cancer Genetic Counseling Results with Daughters and Sisters in the long term
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Barbosa, Filipe
Hospital de Santa Maria, Portugal
Anxiety symptoms in Hospitalized Haematological Patients  
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Bauernhofer, Thomas
Division of Clinical Oncology, Medical University Graz, Austria
Hope and Optimism - the additional benefit for patients with cancer in the interdisciplinary treatment - from the perspective of psychoneuroimmunology
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Bellardita, Lara
Prostate Cancer Program, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Italy
How do patients cope with living with untreated prostate cancer?
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Bergerot, Cristiane Decat
Centro de Câncer de Brasília (CETTRO), Brazil
A Preliminary Perspective of Distress Prevalence by Diagnosis and Disease Stage in a Sample of Brazilian Cancer Patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Breast Cancer Patients: The Relationship of Chemotherapy Regimen and Distress Levels on Different Stages of Treatment
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Predictors of Distress in Cancer Patients Under Chemotherapy Treatment
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Psychosocial Screening Program: Decreased of Distress and Increased Quality of Life
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Best, Megan
POCOG, University of Sydney, Australia
Spiritual needs of patients and the role of doctors in meeting them
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 14: Spiritual Needs of Cancer Patients  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Bidstrup, Pernille
Unit of Survivorship, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Denmark
Health behavior in cancer survivorship: prospective investigations in the Danish Diet, Cancer and Health cohort
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 12: Staying Healthy Together: Community and Family Based Approaches for Improving Lifestyles After Cancer  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Blatný, Marek
Inst of Psychology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Predictors of emotional well-being of adolescent childhood cancer survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Bleiker, Eveline
the Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Multidisciplinary care for CDH1 carriers opting for prophylactic gastrectomy 
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Bloom, Joan
University of California, Berkeley, USA
Bone Health for Younger Women with Breast Cancer:  Effects of a YMCA-based intervention on exercise, bone density, body mass, and physical and mental health in a multi-ethnic sample.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Boele, Florien
VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
The effect of modafinil on fatigue, cognitive functioning and mood in primary brain tumor patients: a multi-center RCT.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Bøge, Per
Danish Cancer Society, Denmark
OmSorg - Dealing with Bereavement  Lessons learnt from the implementation of Action Plans in all Danish Schools and Kindergartens
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Braamse, Annemarie
VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Anxiety And Depression Severity In Colorectal Cancer Survivors: A Comparison With The NESDA-Cohort
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Distress, Problems, And Supportive Care Needs After Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Braeken, Anna
Open University of The Netherlands, Faculty of Psychology, The Netherlands
Does psychosocial screening improve patients' health related outcomes, referral to caregivers and patient-radiotherapist communication?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 2: Screening for distress in patients with cancer: an efficient and effective way to improve patients psychological well-being?  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Brandes, Kim
School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia
Evaluating the design and effectiveness of Question Prompt Lists in oncology: a systematic literature review.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Bratikaite,, Laura
Lithuanian Cancer Patient Coalition, Lithuania
pediatric cancer patients' and their families informational, psychological and emotional needs
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Breitbart, William
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Prognostic Awareness and Communication of Prognostic Information in Malignant Glioma: A Systematic Review
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

BRESSAN, Yannick
(INSERM, EA 3071, UDS), France
The therapeutic stage setting. Towards a greater acceptance of care and for better wellbeing of cancer patients.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Brom, Linda
VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, The Netherlands
Patient preferences in treatment decision-making at the end of life: a qualitative study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Buffart, Laurien
VU Medical Center, The Netherlands
Factors Associated with Physical Activity Intervention Adherence and Maintenance incancer survivors during and after treatment: A Systematic Review
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
How does a resistance and aerobic exercise program improve physical and general health in men undergoing androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Burke, Shaunna
University of Leeds, UK
Pre-operative exercise training in advanced rectal cancer patients: Exploring perceptions of quality of life during active treatment
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Burns, Willow
CHU Sainte-Justine and Université de Montréal, Canada
Oncologists’ Recognition of Depressive Symptoms in Advanced Cancer Patients: What Symptoms do they Accurately Detect and How?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
 
Paediatric cancer through the lens of attachment theory: A systematic-critical review of the literature on marital adjustment in the parental couple
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
The influence of paediatric cancer on parents’ marital satisfaction: Differential predictors for mothers and fathers’ marital satisfaction when caring for a child with cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Butow, Phyllis
Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence-based Decision-making, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia
Carers in Medical Consultations; How can they support patients and be supported?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
How do Australian palliative care nurses address existential and spiritual concerns? Facilitators, barriers and strategies
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 14: Spiritual Needs of Cancer Patients  -  13:30 - 15:00
 
Making Psycho-Oncology research a career - how to survive.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 11: How to survive and thrive as an early career professional in psycho-oncology  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
Quality of life, distress and coping in women with ovarian cancer: a population based, longitudinal study.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Cairo Notari, Sarah
NCCR Lives & FPSE, University of Geneva, Switzerland
The contribution of attachment to psychological adjustment in women facing breast cancer
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Canivet, Delphine
Université Libre de Bruxelles - Unité de Recherche en Psychosomatique et Psycho-oncologie, Faculté des Sciences Psychologiques et de l’Education, Belgium
Improving Patient-Centered Communication in Cancer Pain Management Nursing: a Randomized Controlled Study Assessing the Efficacy of a Communication Skills Training Program
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

CANNONE, Patrice
CHU Timone, service oncologie médicale et oncologie digestive, France
The construction of cancer cause: from identification to psychosocial dynamic
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Carlsen, Kathrine
Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Denmark
Unemployment among breast cancer survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Caron, Maryse
Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
Breast cancer survivors and innovative return and stay at work intervention: a research protocol
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Carrion, Iraida
University of South Florida, USA
Coping Strategies among Latino Men and Women with a Cancer Diagnosis living in the U.S.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Casellas, Anna
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
The detection of positive responses after a breast cancer diagnosis: A systematic review
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Catt, Susan
University of Sussex, UK
UK Women With Advanced Ovarian Cancer Need More Support
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Cernvall, Martin
Uppsala University, Sweden
Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms in Parental Dyads of Children Diagnosed with Cancer: A Longitudinal Analysis
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Chakrabarti, Biman
SGCC&RI, India
Psychological stress of raised CA125 in post treatment asymptomatic ovarian carcinoma follow up
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Chan, Timothy H.Y.
Centre On Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Self-report behavioral measures associate more strongly than psychosocial measures with diurnal salivary cortisol patterns in persons with cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Charvoz, Linda
NCCR LIVES, Psychology and educational sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Patients’ and Partners’ Expressed Emotion in Couples where the Woman has Breast Cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Cheli, Simone
Psycho-oncology Unit, Department of Oncology, Italy
Looking at the Mirror: Different Approaches in Assessing Body Image in Breast Cancer Patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Chen, Yen-Ju
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Relationship of fatigue, exercise intensity, depression, physical status and fatigue related factors in head and neck cancer survivors in Taiwan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Ching Hui, Chung
Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Horticultural therapy:The use of gardening in a Support Group in Cancer Ward
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Choi, Eun-Kyung
Cancer Education Center, Samsung Comprehensive Cancer Center, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Republic of Korea
Impact of chemotherapy-induced alopecia distress on body image, psychosocial well-being, and depression in breast cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Civilotti, Cristina
Department of Psychology, University of Turin, Italy
Risk factors linked to distress in the pre-surgical and pre-chemotherapy phases. Do they have the same psychological basis?
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Clemmen, Eveline
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Medical end-of-life decisions at the University Hospital of Brussels (UZ Brussel, Belgium).
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Clutton, Samantha
Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Australia
Health-related stigma in lung cancer: piloting an acceptance-based approach
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Cohen, Miri
Gerontology Department, University of Haifa, Israel
Cancer related fatigue, depression and optimism: The psycho-immune association
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 1: How to understand, evaluate and treat fatigue in cancer patients  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Collins, Anna
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia
Couples' Experiences of Undergoing Treatment for Prostate Cancer Adjustment-Related Difficulties: A Qualitative Study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
The Efficacy of Cognitive Existential Couple Therapy (CECT) for Men with Early Stage Prostate Cancer and their Partners: Longitudinal Findings from a Randomised Controlled Trial
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Cook, Sharon
University of Liverpool, UK
Exploring the utility of the metacognitive model in predicting emotional distress after diagnosis of cancer.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Costa-Requena, Gema
Department of Psychiatry. Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron. CIBERSAM. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona., Spain
A 1-YEAR FOLLOW-UP OF POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD) SYMPTOMS AND SOCIAL SUPPORT PERCEIVED IN CANCER
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Couper, Jeremy
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia
Phase I pilot of a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction intervention for Head and Neck Cancer patients receiving radiotherapy of curative intent.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Cousson-Gélie, Florence
University of Montpellier 3, Epsylon Laboratorie, France
Determinants and changes in psychological adaptation and quality of life during chemotherapy for diffuse large B cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in the vulnerable and frail elderly ("Psy-Frail" study)
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Coyne, James
University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Junior investigators face a choice between a high and low road to success
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 11: How to survive and thrive as an early career professional in psycho-oncology  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Cunha, Maria Joao
ISMAI, Portugal
The experience of a son cancer. Reflections of a study in Portugal.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Custers, José
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands
Fear of Cancer Recurrence in Patients with Colorectal Cancer - a Retrospective Study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Fear of Disease Progression in Patients with Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Dagan, Efrat
Department of Nursing, University of Haifa, Israel
Fertility and motherhood: Qualitative research among young breast-cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Dam, Abhijit
Kosish-the hospice, India
Measure of hope & spirituality in End Stage Renal Disease
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Dauchy, Sarah
French Society of Psycho-Oncology (SFPO), France
How is psycho-oncological care delivered in France: a nationwide survey Part 1 - Institutional care
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
How is psycho-oncological care delivered in France: a nationwide survey Part 2 - Non-institutional care
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

David, Ancuta-Mihaela
MEDISPROF, Romania
Irrationality and response expectancies: impact on chemotherapy induced side effects and quality of life in breast cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

de Boer, Angela
Coronel Institute of Occupational Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Physical Exercise and Return to Work: Cancer Survivors' Experiences
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

de Geus, Eveline
Academic Medical Centre/University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Supporting counselees in disclosing hereditary cancer information to at-risk relatives: A pilot study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

De Jesus, Stefanie
The University of Western Ontario, Canada
Community-based Exercise Intervention for Oncology Patients suffering from Fatigue: Effects on Symptoms, Psychosocial Health, Aerobic Fitness and Body Composition: A pilot study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Evaluation of Cancer Care Talks: Community Cancer Self-management Education
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

De Vries, Jolanda
Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Dept of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
A breast cancer specific screening questionnaire for psychosocial problems: The PDQ-BC
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Dégi, Csaba László
Babes-Bolyai University, Romania
Trends in cancer distress: results of a representative population-based investigation
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Dekker, Joost
VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Psychological distress in patients with cancer: is screening the effective solution?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 2: Screening for distress in patients with cancer: an efficient and effective way to improve patients psychological well-being?  -  11:00 - 12:30
 
Screening and treatment of psychological distress in colorectal cancer (CRC) with metastasized disease: the TES-trial.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Deledda, Giuseppe
O.U. of Oncology d.O., Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Italy
Effect of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) on weight loss and the acceptance of body image in breast cancer patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
The Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for increase the psychological flexibility of cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
The Information Needs Of Italian Breast Cancer Patients During A First Oncological Consultation
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
 
The INvolvement of breast CAncer patients during oncological consultations. A multi-centre randomized controlled trial. The INCA study protocol.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
The Recall of Information after First Oncological Consultations in Female Patients with Breast Cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Delevallez, France
Université Libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences Psychologiques et de l'Education, Belgium
A Randomized Study Assessing the Efficacy of a 38-hour Training Program Designed to Improve Radiotherapy Team Members’ Communication Skills
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

den Hartog, Peggy
Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, The Netherlands
Why bothering? Experience-based co-design makes 1+1 = 3 P. den Hartog, master advanced nursing specialist, J. van der Klooster, senior oncology nurse, Dr. W.L.E. Vasmel, hematologist. On behalf of patients and staff of the hematology/ oncology department, Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis. Amsterdam. The Netherlands.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Den Heijer, Mariska
Erasmus Medical Centre, The Netherlands
International variation in breast surgeons' attitudes towards prophylactic surgeries and intensive screening- comparison between France, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
 

Den Oudsten, Brenda
Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Sexual functioning, quality of sexual life, and the sexual healthcare needs after colorectal cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 4: Sexual functioning in cancer survivors  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Dencker, Annemarie
Danish Cancer Society, Denmark
OMSORG - Dealing With BereavementIntegrating Training Groups for Bereaved Children in Public School Settings in Denmark
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Dieng, Mbathio
Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Australia
A randomised controlled trial of a psycho-educational intervention for melanoma survivors at high risk of developing new primary disease
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
 
Improving subjective perception of personal cancer risk: systematic review and meta-analysis of educational interventions for people with cancer or at high risk of cancer
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Dige, Jes
Danish Cancer Society, Denmark
OMSORG - Dealing With BereavementWorking with Training Groups for Bereaved Children
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Dogan, Sibel
Istanbul Medipol University, Turkey
EFFECT OF RELAXATION EXERCISE ON FATIGUE, DEPRESSION AND LEVEL OF QUALITY OF LIFE IN DIAGNOSED WITH BREAST AND COLORECTAL CANCER WITHIN PATIENTS UNDER ADJUVANT CHEMOTHERAPY
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
"YES, I HAVE CANCER, BUT I AM GOING TO BEAT IT! ONLY THEN WILL I BECOME A MOTHER". A CASE REPORT FROM THE PSYCHOSOCIAL PERSPECTIVE: EMBRYO PRESERVATION IN BREAST CANCER
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Dolbeault, Sylvie
Institut Curie, France
Assessment of cancer outpatient satisfaction with care: a systematic literature review of self-reported instruments
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Dorland, Heleen
Department of Health Sciences, Community & Occupational Medicine, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Factors influencing functioning at work after cancer: a focus group study with cancer survivors and health care professionals.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Drabe, Natalie
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Switzerland
Impact Of Partners Variables On Depression And Quality Of Life In Couples Facing Cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Drageset, Jorunn
Bergen University College & University of Bergen, Norway
Transfer to an acute care hospital for nursing home residents without cognitive impairment with a diagnosis of cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Drageset, Sigrunn
Bergen University College, Faculty of Healh and Social Sciences, Norway
Women's experiences of social support during the first year following primary breast cancer surgery 
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Duarte, Sara
ISMAI, Portugal
Quality of Life, Vulnerability to Stress and Coping Strategies in Patients with Oral Cavity Cancer: presentation of preliminary results of a study conducted in Portugal.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Duijts, Saskia
VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Physical and psychosocial problems in cancer survivors beyond return to work: a systematic review
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Durand, Marie-José
Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
Factors influencing the return-to-work experience of women survivors of gynecological cancers: an exploratory descriptive study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Edery, Livia
Louis Pasteur university, France
Are they crazy to refuse chemotherapy?Treatment refusal: does it result from Autonomism movement in western societies or does it reveal problems in the physician-patient relationship?
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Eelen, Sofie
Cédric Hèle instituut vzw, Belgium
The Cédric Hèle Institute: 10 Years Of Development of Expertise in Psycho-oncology In Flanders
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Eijzenga, Willem
The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
A randomized controlled trial of the efficacy of the Psychosocial Aspects of Hereditary Cancer (PAHC) questionnaire in reducing cancer worries and general psychological distress in cancer genetic counselees
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

El Malla, Hanan
Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
Adherence to Medication–A nation-wide study from the Children’s Cancer Hospital, Egypt
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

EL Malla, Hanan
Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
Cancer Disclosure- Account from A Pediatric Oncology Ward in Egypt 
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Engelhardt, Ellen
Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Dutch oncologists' views on and self-reported use of risk prediction models in the breast cancer setting
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Estapé, Tania
FEFOC, Spain
Knowledge and attitudes towards cancer in an old sample: final report
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
On-line assessment of psychological distress in breast cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Eva, Gail
UCL Institute of Neurology, UK
The development of a vocational rehabilitation intervention (the REJOIN intervention) to support people with cancer to remain in work
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 9: Cancer and Work: Towards Intervention  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Everts, FZ
Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands
‘Fitter na kanker': The effectiveness and working mechanisms of two different e-health interventions for people suffering from chronic fatigue after cancer.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Online Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Chronic Cancer-Related Fatigue - a pilot study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Ezendam, Nicole
CoRPS – Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Health Literacy In Cancer Patients: State Of The Art And Future Directions
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Survivorship Care Plans to inform the Primary Care Physician of gynaecological cancer patients: trial results and implications for future development
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
What affects health care use among endometrial cancer survivors?
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Fang, Chun-Kai
Department of Psychiatry & Suicide Prevention Center, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Short-term courses of communication skill training in general hospitals
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
 
To prevent burnout and to promote spiritual well-being in physicians among cancer care
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Fasciano, Karen
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
An innovative website resource for meeting the emotional and supportive care needs of young adults coping with cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Fasse, Léonor
Institut Curie, France
Prolonged Grief Disorder (PGD) in the cancer context: results of a longitudinal study pre- and post-death among spouses of cancer patients.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
"What bothers me: the memory”:  An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Fielding, Richard
The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Impact of surgery on psychosocial needs among older Chinese colorectal cancer patients: a longitudinal analysis.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Reported differences in unmet psychosocial supportive care needs mostly attributable to culture and health system, rather than disease.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Fingeret, Michelle
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
Quantifying Facial Expression of Head and Neck Cancer Patients Undergoing Reconstructive Surgery: How Does Smiling Intensity Relate to Psychosocial Functioning?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Fischer, Maarten J.
Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Longitudinal associations between illness perceptions, coping and distress among breast cancer patients attending a psycho-educational intervention.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Monitoring Quality of Life (QoL) and distress in patients with breast cancer: the Care Notebook study.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Nordic Walking for patients with early stage breast cancer.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Fiszer, Chavie
Psycho-oncology Unit, Supportive Care Department, Institute Curie, France
Prevalence, intensity, and predictors of the supportive care needs of women diagnosed with breast cancer.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
 
Psychosocial predictors of breast cancer survivors’ supportive care needs at the end of radiotherapy.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Fletcher, Jane
Cabrini Monash Psycho-Oncology, Cabrini Institute, Cabrini Health,, Australia
Prostate Specific Antigen Utility and Anxiety in the Management of Prostate Cancer by Active Surveillance
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Flynn, Samantha
University of Chester, UK
Intellectual disabilities and cancer: A review of the current literature
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Fobair, Patricia
Stanford University Hospital, Cancer Center, Supportive Care Program, USA
An Innovative, Interactive Intervention for the Internet: HelpingCancer patients find Solutions and Cope with Negative Feelings
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Folbrecht, Jeanelle
City of Hope National Medical Center, USA
The Use of Narrative Therapy to Manage Emotional and Existential Distress in the Oncology Setting
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Font, Antoni
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Dispositional optimism in breast cancer: relations with disease-related quality of life
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Foster, Claire
University of Southampton, UK
RESTORE: An online intervention to enhance self-efficacy to self manage cancer related fatigue following treatment
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Foxwell, Rachel
Oncology Health Centre, Hull and East Yorkshire NHS Trust, UK
An Evaluation of a Reflexology Service for Cancer Patients and their Relatives
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Friederich, Hans-Christoph
Medical University Hospital, Germany
Multidisciplinary support needs in cancer patients in a German comprehensive cancer centre
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Gaiger, Alexander
Department of Medicine I, Division of Hematology and Hemostaseology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
The Cancer Survival Index – a prognostic score integrating psychosocial and biological factors in patients diagnosed with cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Galindo Vázquez, Oscar
School of Psychology, National Autonomous University of Mexico, National Institute of Cancer of Mexico, Mexico
Psychometric properties of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale for cancer patients in the Mexican population
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Validation of the Zarit Scale for assessment of caregiver burden in Mexican primary caregivers of cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Galway, Karen
Queen's University Belfast, UK
Psychosocial interventions to improve quality of life and emotional wellbeing for recently diagnosed cancer patients.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Garvelink, Mirjam
Department of Gynecology, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Pilot study of a decision aid about fertility preservation for breast cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Use of a values clarification exercise about fertility preservation leads to more clarity about values and more knowledge in healthy participants
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Ghorbani, Razieh
Saied-al-Shohada Hospital, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Effect of group meaning- centered hope therapy for cancer patient and their families on their quality of life
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Gianinazzi, Micòl
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM)-University of Bern, Switzerland
Cancer's Positive Flip Side: Posttraumatic Growth in Swiss Childhood Cancer Survivors
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 3: Post-Traumatic Growth, Progress at a Price and Patients as Policy Advocates: The Many Faces of Survivorship in Pediatric Oncology  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Gielissen, Marieke
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Psychosocial Interventions for Fatigue during and after Cancer Treatment
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 8: Current issues in Cancer-related fatigue  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Giesler, Juergen M.
Tumor Biology Center Freiburg, Germany
Changes in quality of life, anxiety, and depression of breast cancer women with and without post-mastectomy breast-reconstruction undergoing oncological rehabilitation: A prospective longitudinal study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
 
Patient Competence in the Context of Cancer: A Contribution to Construct Validation
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Gietel-Habets, Joyce
Department of Clinical Genetics, Maastricht University Medical Centre+, The Netherlands
Awareness and acceptability of preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) as a reproductive option among BRCA carrier couples
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Goedendorp, Martine
Department of Health Sciences, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Cognitive behavior therapy for fatigue in cancer survivors: recent findings and developments.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 1: How to understand, evaluate and treat fatigue in cancer patients  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Gokal, Kajal
Loughborough University, UK
Physical activity intervention for cognitive & emotional functioning in breast cancer patients receiving chemotherapy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Goldblatt, Hadass
University of Haifa, Israel
Coping with Breast Cancer in an Intercultural Context: The Experience of Israeli-Arab Women
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Goldzweig, Gil
School of Behavioral Sciences,The Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yaffo, Israel
Coping, and Distress Among Informal Caregivers to Older Cancer Patients: Does Age Matters?
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 5: Cancer: Narrative of Care: Cultural Variation of Words and Silences  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
Relation between perceived threat and depression among cancer patients: the moderating role of health locus of control
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Golsteijn, RHJ
Open University of the Netherlands, The Netherlands
Motivating (Former) Cancer Patients To Increase Their Physical Activity: The Computer Tailored OncoActive+ Project
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Gonzales-Puell, Samuel
Universidad de San Martin- Psychology Department Research Institute, Peru
Oncological patients’ desire to receive psychological support-- A Peruvian representative sample
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Göransson, Patrik
Hallands Hospital, Sweden
From vision to action - innovation and implementation of an integrated cancer rehabilitation within clinical practice.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Goswami, Savita
Tata Memorial Hospital, India
Depressive Disorder in adult cancer patients referred to psycho-oncology service in a tertiary care cancer institute in a developing country: clinical profile, interventions used and outcome
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Psychological distress in caregivers of cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Götze, Heide
University of Leipzig, Department of Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, Germany
Psychological Distress And Quality Of Life Of Cancer Patients And Their Caring Relatives
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Gough, Karla
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia
Patterns and predictors of supportive care referrals in ambulatory oncology patients in Victoria, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

GRAFFI, Jonathan
Hôpitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, EA 3071 University of Strasbourg, France
Personality factors in adhesion to Tobacco cessation after lung cancer diagnosis
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Grant, Lucy
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, UK
When a Parent has Cancer: Developing an Educational Programme to Enhance Supportive Care for Patients and Young Families
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Grassi, Luigi
Division of Psychiatry, University of Ferrara, Italy
Association between doctor-patient relationship and maladaptive coping to cancer in European countries
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Beliefs about medicines among cancer patients: an international study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Emesis and quality of life among  European cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Groenvold, Mogens
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Current Research Activities in the EORTC Quality of Life Group (QLG)
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Groff, Shannon
University of Calgary, Canada
Examining the Sustainability of Screening for Distress, the 6th Vital Sign, in 2 Outpatient Oncology Clinics
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Grootenhuis, Martha
Emma Children's Hospital AMC, The Netherlands
Implementation of electronic Patient Reported Outcomes in pediatric clinical practice: the KLIK experience
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 6: Providing interventions in pediatric oncology using e-health  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Groot, Marieke
Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands
Spiritual care by nurses in curative cancer care: experiences and expectations of patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Grubic, Marina
University Hospital Centre Zagreb, Croatia
Communication Of Health Practitioners With Parents Of Children With Malignant Diseases
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Gschwendtner, Kathrin
Tumor Biology Center at the University of Freiburg, Germany
The topic Complementary Medicine within the Doctor-Patient-Dialogue - a qualitative study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Hagedoorn, Mariet
University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Communication in couples facing cancer: Self-disclosure and responsiveness
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 5: Cancer: Narrative of Care: Cultural Variation of Words and Silences  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Hahn, Daniela
Department of Psychosocial Counseling and Family, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Professional psychosocial care offered to breast cancer patients undergoing rapid genetic counseling and testing in breast cancer patients: What is the problem?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Hakobyan, Yervand
Hematology Center RA, Armenia
The first analysis of quality of life of patients with acute leukemia in Republic of Armenia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Hall, Alix
Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle & Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia
Survivor Unmet Needs Survey (SUNS) for hematological cancer survivors: A psychometric assessment
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Unmet needs: What do hematological cancer survivors want help with?
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Han, Yow Shan
National Taiwan University School of Nursign, Taiwan
Early stage lung cancer survivors' characteristics and relevant factors of sleep disturbance
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Harder, Helena
SHORE-C, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex, UK
Attitudes to Chemotherapy in Elderly Women with early-stage breast cancer (AChEW): patients' experiences
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Hartmann, Mechthild
Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics; Division of Psycho-Oncology, Germany
Comparison of two psychosocial cancer care models for rural areas: the P-O-LAND study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Hasson-Ohayon, Ilanit
Department of Psychology, Israel
Social support and post traumatic growth among women with breast cancer: diversity of agents and types of support
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Haun, Markus
Department of General Internal Medicine & Psychsomatics, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany
Early palliative care for improving quality of life and survival time in adult patients with advanced cancer: Protocol of a Cochrane Review
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Hauspie, Sarah
AZ Maria Middelares, Belgium
Fear of recurrence after breast cancer treatment
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Hayashi, Akiko
Kyoto University, Japan
Phenomenology of subsyndromal delirium in postoperative esophageal cancer patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Hennus, Emilie
Resarch assistent, clinical psychologist Psycho- Oncology Centre De Vruchtenburg, The Netherlands
Creative therapy for children of cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Henry, Melissa
McGill University, Canada
Challenges of Implementing a Randomized Controlled Trial of a Psychological Intervention in Patients Newly Diagnosed with Advanced Cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Looking Beyond Disfigurement:The Experience of Patients With Head and Neck Cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
 
Myth or Reality: Are Head and Neck Cancer Patients At Increased Risk for Suicidal Thoughts and Gestures? - Preliminary Results
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Henselmans, Inge
Department of Medical Psychology, Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
Enhancing patient participation in oncology consultations: a best evidence synthesis of patient-targeted interventions
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Herman, Sophie
Université Libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences Psychologiques et de l’Éducation, Belgium
Screening Dysfunctional Fear of Cancer Recurrence in Breast Cancer Patients Wishing a Psychological Help: The Validity of The Fear of Cancer Recurrence Inventory (FCRI)
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Hillen, Marij
Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
How Can Oncologist Communication And Patient Personality Characteristics Impact On Cancer Patients' Trust? An Experimental Study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Hopman, Petra
Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research (NIVEL), The Netherlands
Illness perceptions of cancer patients: relationships with illness characteristics and coping
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Hopmans, Wendy
VU University medical center, The Netherlands
Communicating cancer treatment information through the Web - How can we use the patient's perspective in developing useful information?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Patients' views on shared decision making concerning a new treatment approach for early stage lung cancer - a mixed methods study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Ho, Rainbow T. H.
Centre On Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Unmarried women with breast cancer: their psychological distress and quality of life after treatment
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Ho, Rainbow Tin Hung
The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
The Effects of Body-mind-spirit (BMS) group therapy and Supportive-expressive (SE) group therapy on Perceived Stress and Emotional Control in Breast Cancer Patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Horevoorts, Nicole
Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Improving Respons in PRO measures: results of the population-based online PROFILES Registry
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 13: Innovative Data Collection and Data Sharing in psycho-oncology  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Horie, Takeshi
Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Psychosocial risk factors for depression in patients with hematological malignant diseases who were going to receive hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Huang, I-Chan
University of Florida College of Medicine, USA
Comparing quality of life between adult survivors of childhood cancer and siblings: The role of post-traumatic stress symptoms
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Hudson, Peter
Centre for Palliative Care (c/o St Vincent's Hospital and The University of Melbourne), Australia
Reducing the psychological distress of family caregivers of home based palliative care patients: Short term effects from a randomised controlled trial
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Huggenberger, Harriet
Gyn. Social Medicine and Psychosomatics,University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
FAMOCA: Family online counseling for families with parental cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Hulbert-Williams, Nick
University of Chester, UK
Interventions to improve the well-being of breast cancer survivors at the end of active treatment: A systematic review of the literature.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Representation in psycho-oncology:  exploring the cancer continuum for lesbian, gay and bisexual populations.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Hummel, Susanna B.
The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Study Protocol: A Randomized Study Of An Internet-Based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Program For Sexuality And Intimacy Problems In Women Treated For Breast Cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Hung, Chia Tai
National Taiwan University School of Nursing, Taiwan
The variance of Physical Activity and Psychological Distress of Patient with Early Stage Lung Cancer through three months after tumor removal
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Hung, Yu-Ju
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Relationship between Sleep Problem and Anxiety in the Head-and-Neck Cancer Survivors.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Ichikura, Kanako
Section of Liaison Psychiatry and Palliative Medicine, Graduate school of Tokyo Medical & Dental University, Japan
The loneliness predict the function of Japanese head and neck cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

IHARA, Chiaki
Kyoto Gakuen University, Japan
Meaning in life of the Japanese female breast cancer patients -its idiographic aspects-
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Incrocci, Luca
Erasmus MC, The Netherlands
Male Cancer and Sexual Function
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 4: Sexual functioning in cancer survivors  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Isaksson, Joakim
Umeå University, Sweden
Patients with head and neck cancer narrate the importance of being included in a helping system
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Ishida, Mayumi
Department of Psycho-Oncology, Saitama International Medical Center, Saitama Medical University, Japan
Psychiatric disorders and background characteristics of the bereaved seeking medical counseling at a cancer center
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

ISIK, ISIL
Koc University School of Nursing, Turkey
Evaluation of the effectiveness of telephone counseling intervention on early-stage breast cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Iskandarsyah, Aulia
Padjadjaran University, Indonesia
Psychological factors associated with non-adherence to treatment in Indonesian patients with breast cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 
Satisfaction with information and its association with illness perception and quality of life in Indonesian Breast cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Jacobsen, Paul
Moffitt Cancer Center, USA
Prevalence, Course, and Clinical Predictors of Cancer-Related Fatigue (CRF) in the Post-treatment Period
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 8: Current issues in Cancer-related fatigue  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Jacobs, Eva
Cédric Hèle instituut vzw, Belgium
An Online Community for Oncology Professionals In Flanders
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Jacobs, Marc
Academid Medical Center / University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Development and feasibility of a web-based question prompt sheet aimed to increase the discussion of health related quality of life topics in the initial follow-up consultation after esophageal cancer surgery
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Which health-related quality of life outcomes should be discussed during the initial follow-up consultation after surgery for esophageal cancer? Preliminary findings of a Delphi survey
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Jankowska, Monika
The Greater Poland Cancer Centre, Poland
A unique challenge: sexuality in young women after breast cancer treatment from a developmental perspective
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Janse, Moniek
University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Goal adjustment strategies operationalized and empirically examined in patients with cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Jansen, Femke
VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
The Generic and Stoma-Specific Quality of Life of Cancer Patients with a Colostomy, Ileostomy or Urostomy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Jeyaram, Subathra
Cancer Institute (WIA), India
Further validation of the Symbolic Assessment of Fatigue Extent (SAFE)
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Psycho-social Correlates of Fatigue in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Jim, Heather
Moffitt Cancer Center, USA
Behavioral and Biological Mechanisms Contributing to Cancer-Related Fatigue
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 8: Current issues in Cancer-related fatigue  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Juarez, Gloria
City of Hope, USA
Impact of a Bilingual Education Intervention on the Quality of Life of Latina Breast Cancer Survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Ka Yuk, Wong
CancerLink Support Centre of Hong Kong Cancer Fund, Hong Kong
Distress screening by Distress Thermometer in a community psycho-social oncology center - sharing of the local experience in Hong Kong
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Kabbani, Mai
Dar El Fouad Hospital, Egypt
A Plea for Total Care: An Examination of the Doctor-Patient Relationship in the  Context of Breast Cancer Care in Egypt
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Kaimukilwa, Diocles
Makerere, Uganda
POST- CANCER PAIN IN LONG-TERM CANCER SERVIVOR.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Kalter, Joeri
VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Predicting OptimaL cAncer RehabIlitation and Supportive care (POLARIS); meta-analyses of individual patient data of randomized controlled trials evaluating the effect of physical activity, exercise and psychosocial interventions on health-related quality of life in cancer survivors.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Kang, Danbee
Department of Health Science and Technology, School of Medicine and SAHISTSungkyunkwan University, Republic of Korea
Long term effects of altered appearance due to breast cancer treatment
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Kassianos, Angelos
University of Surrey, UK
The development of prostate cancer patients' information needs: patients', GPs' and significant others' perceptions focusing on diet
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Khatib, Jamal
King Hussein Cancer Center-KHCC, Jordan
Using Ritalin & Ketamine In Depressed cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Kieffer, Jacobien
the Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) following surgical treatment for penile cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Kim, Youngmee
University of Miami, USA
Effects of Healthy Lifestyle Behavior Changes on Psychological Adjustment among Family Cancer Caregivers Five Years After the Relative's Initial Diagnosis
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 12: Staying Healthy Together: Community and Family Based Approaches for Improving Lifestyles After Cancer  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Kleijn, Gitta
VU University, The Netherlands
Power of the past: a randomized controlled trial to assess efficacy of life review therapy in palliative cancer patients.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Klein Poelhuis, Everdien
Dutch Cancer Society, The Netherlands
Psychosocial Care For Cancer Patients: A Key Priority In The Dutch Cancer Society's Policy
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Klikovac, Tamara
Institut for Oncology, Serbia
Psychological Reactions of Children and Adolescents to Malignant Disease and Treatment and Their Parents Reactions - assessment and support
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Kobayashi, Mariko
The Open University of Japan, Japan
Support Group for Children Whose Parent Has Cancer - Implementation and Evaluation of the CLIMB ® Program in Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Kobayashi, Mika
Toho University, Japan
Current-situation Survey Regarding the way of presenting information for End-of-Life Care in Japan after Enactment of Basic Anticancer Law
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Köhle, Nadine
University of Twente, The Netherlands
An Online Psychological Intervention for Partners of Cancer Patients: Interest, Influencing Factors and Preferences
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Koutná, Veronika
Institute of Psychology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Social support of childhood cancer survivors and healthy children: are there any differences?
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Koyama, Atsuko
Kinki University, Faculty of Medicine, Japan
The characteristics of female patients in a specific psycho-oncology outpatient service
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Kreitler, Shulamith
Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Personal Growth in Cancer Patients: The Cognitive Orientation Approach
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Personality Correlates of Colorectal Cancer
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Where to Die? This is the Question
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Kreps, Gary
George Mason University, USA
Using Data to Guide Effective Cancer Advocacy Group Leadership Training and Support Programs:  The Case of the Global Advocacy Leadership Academy (GALA)
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

KRETSCH, Marina
Université de Lorraine, France
Does the very first disclosure of the risk of having cancer mediate the effects of later communication between the patient and his/her physician on patient perception of illness ?
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Kruizinga, R.
Academic Medical Center,, The Netherlands
Testing a new intervention for cancer patients to address spiritual concerns.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 14: Spiritual Needs of Cancer Patients  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Krull, Kevin
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
The Impact of Chronic Health Conditions on Neurocognitive and Psychological Functioning in Long-term Survivors of Childhood Cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 3: Post-Traumatic Growth, Progress at a Price and Patients as Policy Advocates: The Many Faces of Survivorship in Pediatric Oncology  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Krull, Kevin R.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Pathways linking childhood cancer late effects to anxiety and depression in adult survivors: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Kunneman, Marleen
Department of Medical Decision Making, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Which treatment outcomes should be addressed in the pre-radiation consultation with rectal cancer patients? A Delphi consensus study among patients and radiation oncologists
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Kwan, Tracy
Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Pain, fatigue and quality of life in Hong Kong Chinese women with early stage breast cancer: before-versus-after adjuvant radiotherapy
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Lai, Yeur-Hur
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Quality of Life Trajectory and Its Sub-Patterns in Newly Diagnosed Advanced Lung Cancer Patients During the First 12 Months of Being Diagnosed 
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lam, Wendy WT
The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
The effect of decision aids on treatment decision making for breast cancer surgery: A randomized controlled trial
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
 
Trajectory patterns of supportive care needs among Chinese women with advanced breast cancer
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Landa-Ramírez, Edgar
Faculty of Psychology-National University of Mexico (UNAM), Mexico
Anxiety and depression are related to physical symptoms burden in Mexican patients with terminal cancer.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression and anxiety in advanced cancer: a literature review
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lang, Michael
University of Calgary, Canada
Adventure Therapy: A novel approach to increasing physical activity and physical self-concept in young adult cancer survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Using a Publicly Funded Population Level Survey to Explore Psychosocial Outcomes in Cancer Survivors
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
Valleys: A Webseries about Survivorship and Caregiving for Young Adults with Metastatic Cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Lapointe, Julie
Faculté de pharmacie, Université Laval, Canada
Communication of genetic test results for a breast and ovarian cancer susceptibility: Report of a 2-year follow-up study and comparison of three scoring systems
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Launching a career in psychosocial oncology research: The powerful combination of strong mentorship and timely program of research
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lareyre, Olivier
Laboratory Epsylon, France
Trajectories of marital satisfaction for couples confronted to husband’s prostate cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Laron, Amit
Assuta hospital, Israel
Creating a New Public Psycho-oncology Service In a Private Hospital
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Ledesma, Dianne
University of Tokyo, Japan
The efficacy of a 6-week group psycho-educational program on mood symptoms and quality of life among Philippine breast cancer patients: a randomized, controlled trial.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lee, Freda
University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Empowering cancer patients towards a positive mind: Preliminary findings of a positive psychology program
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lee, Joo-Young
Department of Neuropsychiatry, Seoul National University Hospital, Republic of Korea
Effect Of Brief Psychoeducation using Tablet PC On Depression And Quality Of Life In Distressed Patients During Chemotherapy: A Pilot Study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lee, Pisa W.F.
Hong Kong Cancer Fund, Hong Kong
Cancer hotline service working experiences and its effectiveness in the Hong Kong context
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Lehmann, Vicky
University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), Health Psychology Section, The Netherlands
Body Image in Cancer Survivors: A Systematic Review
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Leon, Concha
IOV - Hospital Parc Tauli de Sabadell, Spain
Benefits of Mindfulness improving Emotional Status and Quality of Life in Oncology patients. Comparison of two schedules of treatment.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

León, Concha
IOV - Hospital Parc Tauli de Sabadell, Spain
Efficacy of a 3-session psychoeducational intervention for cancer patients and their families at the time of diagnosis. Preliminary data.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lessing, Juliane
INSIDE, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Coping Profiles Of Patients With Different Functional And Psychosocial Status: A Person-oriented Approach
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Levkovich, Inbar
University of Haifa, Israel
Fatigue and Depression among Younger and Older Breast Cancer Patients: the Mediating Role of Optimism
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Lewis, Florence
Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Reducing breast cancer patients' psychological distress related to fear of recurrence: A randomized study comparing the efficacy of a therapy group and a support group
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Liao, Yu-Chien
Yuanpei University, Taiwan
Change of Uncertainty and Related Factors in Patients with Advanced Lung Cancer - A 12-month Longitudinal Follow-Up Study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Libert, Yves
Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Mother-adolescent dyads in paediatric oncology during remission stage: Factors associated with their respective emotional status
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

LI, Ho Cheung William
The University of Hong Kong, China
Effectiveness of an integrated adventure-based training and health education program in promoting physical activity among childhood cancer survivors
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Li, In-Fun
Doctoral Candidate, School of Nursing, National Taipei University of nursing and health Sciences, Taiwan
The Life experience of patients with Hepatocellular carcinoma
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lin, Pohsien
KFSYSCC, Taiwan
mental health of health care providers in a cancer hospital, a three year follow-up.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lin, Po-Hsien
Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center, Taiwan
Trajectories of psychosocial distress and its correlation with physical problems, social support, coping styles and posttraumatic growth among breast cancer survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Liu, Wei-Lin
National Taiwan University, College of Medicine, Department of Nursing, Taiwan
Association between symptom severity, depression, and relevant factors at six months after surgery in head and neck cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Li, Wai Yee Wylie
Centre for Psycho-oncological Research and Training, School of Public Health, HKU, Hong Kong
Understanding mediation effect of cancer-related rumination between physical symptom distress and psychological distress in Chinese Colorectal cancer patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lkhoyaali, Sihame
National Institute of oncology Moulay Abdellah, Morocco
Sexuality and cancer in the elderly : what about  Moroccan patient ?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Lobb, Elizabeth
Calvary Health Care Sydney, Australia
A pilot study of an intervention for couples to facilitate communication where one member of the couple has advanced cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
 
A re-assessment of meaning-making in patients with early-diagnosed incurable cancer: How do patients cope?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
 
The sights and sounds of palliative care: Caregivers' experiences at the deathbed
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Loiselle, Carmen G.
McGill University, Canada
Connecting cancer care researchers and graduate students through an innovative research training initiative: The Canadian PORT (Psychosocial Oncology Research Training) program reaches to international partners
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lo, Phyllis H.Y.
Centre on Behavioral Health, Hong Kong
Dance Movement Therapy for Patients Undergoing Radiotherapy: A Qualitative Investigation of Motivation, Needs and Benefits
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Lubberding, S.
Dept. of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Developing an eHealth portal targeting survivorship cancer care: an user-centred design approach
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Makabe, Reiko
Fukushima Medical University, Japan
Nurses' Need of a Learning Program for Evidence-based Practice at Center Hospitals for Cancer Care in Japan: A Content Analysis of Interviews           
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Malova, Yulia
Faculty of Psychology Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Mental disabilities in children with head brain tumors - reality or parents' predisposition
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Man, Julie
Bridgeable, Canada
Human-Centred Research and Its Application to the Rapid and Iterative Design of Digital Treatment-Decision-Making Support Tools
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Manuel, Inge Merete
Odense Universitets Hospital, Denmark
Psychosocial model of intervention in palliative care for patients/parents with underaged children
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Matheson, Lauren
Oxford Brookes University, UK
The Significance of Testicular Cancer for Younger Adult Survivors: A Conceptual Model
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Matsui, Tomoko
Osaka university, Japan
Changes in social relations as a result of participation on group intervention in cancer patients (2)
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Matsuoka, Hiromichi
Department of Medical Oncology, Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Japan
Recognition of the patient before medical treatment affects the reduction of pain in cancer patients (PartⅡ)
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Matuiziene, Jurgita
Vilnius College, University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania
Risk Factors and Prevention of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Breast Cancer Patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Mayorga, Lina
City of Hope Cancer Center, USA
Identifying information gaps and resources required to support the development of a patient education toolkit for the Adolescent Young Adult (AYA) Oncology patient population.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Innovative uses of health education technologies can reduce distress and empower newly diagnosed cancer patients to take an active role in their care
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Psychosocial support needs of Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) transplant patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

McLeod, Deborah
QEII Health Sciences Centre, Canada
An Online Relationship Focused Intervention for Young Couples Affected by Breast Cancer: Findings of a Feasibility Study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
 
Start the Talk: Supporting Children and Adolescents When a Family Member Has Cancer - A Guide for Educators and Health Care Professionals
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Meyer, Alexandra
Department of Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, Germany
Psychological well-being and need for psycho-oncological support in spouses of laryngectomized cancer patients one to three years post-laryngectomy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Michel, Gisela
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland
Posttraumatic Growth in Parents of Childhood Cancer Survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Mitchell, Alex J
University of Leicester, UK
Comparing Depression and Anxiety in Spousal Relatives with Cancer Patients: Meta-analysis of Long Term Cancer Survivors
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
How many people with distress or depression receive psychosocial care in cancer settings? An updated meta-analysis
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
Implementation of Distress Screening by Cancer Clinicians during Routine Clinical Care. Part I. Focus on Efficiency and Acceptability of Frontline Screening
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 2: Screening for distress in patients with cancer: an efficient and effective way to improve patients psychological well-being?  -  11:00 - 12:30
 
Introducing "CancerStories" An Innovative Video Diary Programme Providing Peer Support Online: Development and Pilot Evaluation
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Mitchell, Alex J.
University of Leicester, UK
accuracy of the emotion thermometers (et) screening tool in patients undergoing surgery for upper gastrointestinal malignancies
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Mobaraky, Gholam
Isfahan University of Medical Science, Iran
Psychiatric Rehabilitation of Patients with Oesophageal Cancer
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

mobaraky, gholamhossein
university of medicin, Iran
IN THE NAME OF GOD THE COMPATIONATE THE MERCIFUL  +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ PSYCHODYNAMIC OF PSYCHIATRIC PROBLEMS OF HEAD AND NECK CANCERS COMPAIRING WITH  OTHER  CANCERS.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Psychiatric Rehabilitation of Patients with Oesophageal Cancer.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Monteiro, Lúcia
Instituto Português de Oncologia, Portugal
Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic in a Portuguese Cancer Center,  2013
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Psychiatric Intervention for Hospitalized Patients in a Portuguese Cancer Center - evaluation & evolution
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Psychiatric Symptoms & Brain Tumors - updating
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Munir, Fehmidah
Loughborough Univeristy, UK
Work it out: The six steps of intervention mapping process for designing a self-led return -to-work intervention tool
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Nakawooza, Halima
Palliative Care Association of Uganda, Uganda
Assessing Psychological Distress Near the End of Life
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Nanni, Maria Giulia
Psychiatry, Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, University of Ferrara, Italy
Assessing dignity-related distress in a sample of Italian cancer patients.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

NDIAYE, Sokhna
Hôpital Aristide le Dantec, Senegal
Talking about death and dying with African pediatric oncology patients.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Nemoto, Noriko
School of Nursing, Fukushima Medical University, Japan
Evidence-Based Practice Related to Effects of Peripheral Neuropathy Caused by Chemotherapy on Quality of Life in Japan: A Literature Review
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Nétling, Ibolya
Kaposi Mór Teaching Hospital, Hungary
The Effects of Communication of Diagnosis on Coping Strategies and Emotion Regulation of Patients with Chronic Lymphoid Leukemia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Nicolaije, Kim
Tilburg University, The Netherlands
The Impact of An Automatically Generated Survivorship Care Plan (ROGY Care): Evaluation from a Healthcare Professionals' Perspective
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Nikolov, Valeri
Trakia University, Bulgaria
Cancer and non-cancer pain – assessment and consequences
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Noel, Geohanna
Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela
Family participation in the adjustment of children and adolescents who survive cancer  
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Normen, Michelle
Madras Cancer Care Foundation, India
Patients perspectives on Adherence to treatment in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Nuenen van, Floor
Comprehensive Cancer Center Netherlands, The Netherlands
Beware the difference: comparison of cancer patients' responses on the DT/PL online versus using paper forms
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Nystad, Roy
Dept of Rehabilitation and clinical service, Division of Cancer Medicine, Surgery and Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
Effects of a Brief Outpatient Rehabilitation Program for Cancer Patients on Physical Activity, Return to Work and Quality of Life
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

O'Brien, Mary
The Women's Psychotherapy Service Inc., Australia
The Relationship Between Emotional Expression And Resilience In A Long Term Telephone Group For Women With Secondary Breast Cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

O'Connor, Mairead
National Cancer Registry Ireland, Ireland
Associations Between Psychological And Physical After-Effects In Women Undergoing Colposcopy And Related Procedures For Follow-up For An Abnormal Cervical Smear
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Prevalence And Predictors Of Anxiety And Worry In Women After Colposcopy: A Longitudinal Study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Odiyo Ouma, Philip
Faraja Cancer Support, Kenya
PSYCHOSOCIAL -ONCOLOGY IN KENYA: THE CURRENT STATE AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Oerlemans, Simone
Comprehensive Cancer Center South/Eindhoven Cancer Registry, The Netherlands
Impact of Active Surveillance, Chlorambucil and Chemo-/Immunotherapy on Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia in The Netherlands. Results of the Population-based PHAROS-registry
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Ogawa, Yuko
Graduate School of Human Sciences, Waseda University, Japan
Characteristics of cancer outpatients and their hesitation types while communicating with their doctors during medical consultations
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Olagunju, Andrew Toyin
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, PMB 12003,, Nigeria
Co-morbidity of depression among cancer subjects and its implication to treatment options for improved outcome : A perspective from a developing country
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Ozawa, Miwa
St. Luke's International hospital, Japan
Characteristics associated with posttraumatic stress symptoms and quality of life in children with parental cancer in Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Park, Hye Yoon
Seoul National University Hospital, Republic of Korea
The Distress Thermometer and the PHQ-2 for ultra-brief screening depression of cancer patients in Korea
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Park, SooJung
Department of Health Science and Technology, School of Medicine and SAHIST, Sungkyunkwan University, Republic of Korea
"It never be the same:" Adjusting to real life after breast cancer treatment
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Parsons, Susan K.
Tufts Medical Center, USA
An eHealth Program for Parents of Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT) Recipients Enhances Parents' Emotional Functioning with Continued Use: Results of the HSCT-Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System (CHESSTM) Study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 6: Providing interventions in pediatric oncology using e-health  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Parvu, Andrada
“Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania
Advance Directives is Romania - Accepted or Not ?
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Pilot Study on Diagnosis Communication and Patient's Rights in an Eastern European Country
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

PAUL K, VARGHESE
PRAJYOTI NIKETAN COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY OF CALICUT KERALA INDIA, India
PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS RELATED TO CANCER   VARGHESE PAUL. K  *Head, PG. Department of Clinical Psychology, Prajyoti Niketan College, Pudukad, Thrissur (Dt), Kerala - 680 301- India
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Paul, Varghese
Head, Dept of Psychology, Prajyoti Niketan College, India
Depression as a possible risk factor for Cancer: A Systematic Review of Prospective Studies
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Peharda, Tomislav
General Hospital Pula, Croatia
PSYCHIATRIST IN A MOBILE PALLIATIVE TEAM
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
THE ROLE OF A PSYCHIATRIST IN A MOBILE PALLIATIVE TEAM
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Pereira, João Paulo
ISMAI, Portugal
Health and wellbeing in portuguese health care providers in women with breast cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Perez, Samara
McGill University, Canada
College Males HPV Vaccine Decision-Making in the Post-Recommendation Era
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Prevention research in the field of psychosocial oncology: A golden opportunity?
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

PERLIER, Laura
EA 3071, university of Strasbourg, France
Adult Cancer Patients’Representations of Cancer and Social Support. Relations between Perceived Social Support and Social Norm. Qualitative Psycho-Social Approach.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Petersen, Helle Vendel
The Danish HNPCC-register, Clinical research Center, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark
Sense of Coherence and Self Concept Patterns in individuals at risk of Hereditary Colorectal Cancer (Lynch syndrome)
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Peters, Marlies
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Fatigue in Patients with Advanced and Incurable Cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 8: Current issues in Cancer-related fatigue  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Petkova, Miroslava
Trakia University, Bulgaria
Pain and social activity in colorectal cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Pianigiani, Luca
Assessorato alla Salute, Italy
The Regional Counseling Cancer Center (CCOR): specifity and role of psychological support by telephone within the network of care services.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Piattelli, Angela
Dipartimento di Oncoematologia Azienda Ospedaliera, Italy
WORK-RELATED STRESS AND HELPING PROFESSIONS: THE EXPERIENCE OF THE ONCOHEMATOLOGY DEPARTMENT OF COSENZA HOSPITAL
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Pinto, Bernardine
Miriam Hospital, USA
Peer Mentoring To Promote Exercise Among Cancer Survivors: A Community Partnership
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 12: Staying Healthy Together: Community and Family Based Approaches for Improving Lifestyles After Cancer  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Ploos van Amstel, F.K.
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Distress in women recently diagnosed with breast cancer.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Poggi, Geraldina
IRCCS E. MEDEA, Italy
Brain tumors in children: A support tool for parent-child communication about the disease
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Poort, H
Expert Centre for Chronic Fatigue, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
The TIRED [Treatment of fatIgue duRing palliativE care for advanced or metastatic Disease] study: Two Interventions for Fatigued Advanced Cancer Patients, a Randomised Controlled Trial
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
 

Porro, Bertrand
Paul Valéry Montpellier 3 University, France
The dynamics of perceived control on the evolution of emotional distress in women with breast cancer
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Post, Lenneke
VU mc, The Netherlands
Writing a spiritual autobiography: inner dialogue, life orientation and resilience in cancer patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Price, Melanie
The University of Sydney, Australia
Psychosocial predictors of survival in invasive ovarian cancer: a population-based prospective study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Prue, Gillian
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Queens University Belfast, UK
Development of a self-management psychosocial intervention for men with prostate cancer and their partners: lessons learnt from the ‘real world’
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Pudumjee, Shehroo
Ruby Hall Clinic - Kamalnayan Bajaj Cancer Centre, India
Quality Of Life In Indian Breast Cancer Patients After Breast Conservation Surgery Or Modified Radical Mastectomy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Qiwang, Hsu
Hsu Qiwang (Beijing) International Medical Academy, China
Biowave Assay for Distress Interaction between Advanced Cancer Patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Rankin, Nicole
The University of Sydney, Australia
Developing Consensus-based Clinical Referral Pathways For The Management Of Psychological Distress (Depression And Anxiety) For Adults With Cancer In Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
The Relevance of Implementation Science To Psycho-oncology: Evidence-Practice Gaps In Lung Cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Ransdorp, Hans
prostaatKankerStichting, The Netherlands
Quality treatment for PCa: a patients' view
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Rassoulian, Anahita Paula
Department of Medicine I, Division of Hematology and Hemostaseology and Division of Oncology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Dealing with cancer – does gender matter? Gender differences as an important psychosocial aspect in cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Spirituality/religious conviction in cancer patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Razavi, Darius
Institut Jules Bordet, Belgium
Dealing and responding appropriately to patients with potential dysfunctional beliefs in a multicultural context: a challenge for psycho-oncology
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 5: Cancer: Narrative of Care: Cultural Variation of Words and Silences  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Recio-Saucedo, Alejandra
University of Southampton, UK
Information to design a surgical decision aid for young breast cancer patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Rising, Camella J.
Department of Communication, George Mason University, USA
The Effect of Age on Perceptions of E-health in Men with Prostate Cancer (PCa)
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Ritterband, Lee
University of Virginia Health System, USA
Using the Internet to Provide An Insomnia Intervention for Cancer Survivors
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Rizvi, Katie
Little People Association, Romania and the Republic of Moldova, Romania
The Romanian Example of an Active Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Survivorship Community Impacting Clinical Practice with Current Patients and Learning About Advocacy as a Special Interest Group 
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 3: Post-Traumatic Growth, Progress at a Price and Patients as Policy Advocates: The Many Faces of Survivorship in Pediatric Oncology  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Romeo, Marco
Istituto Oncologico Semper Onlus, Italy
Collaboration between Italy and Romania in training in Psycho-Oncology
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Rosberger, Zeev
Louise Granofsky Psychosocial Oncology Program, Segal Cancer Center, Jewish General Hospital,, Canada
Parental Decision-Making about the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine for their Daughters
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Roth, Andrew
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Prostate Cancer Related Fatigue
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 1: How to understand, evaluate and treat fatigue in cancer patients  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Ruijs, Cees
VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Unbearable Suffering Cancer Patients Dying At Home:A Dutch Study Of The Relationship Between Intensity Of Symptoms And Bearability
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Rutte, Anne
VU University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Predictors Of Physical Health-Related Quality Of Life In Colorectal Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Sagen, Åse
Oslo Uiversity Hospital, Norway
Physical and mental support in young patients during cancer treatment, a multidisciplinary pilot intervention study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Salander, Pär
Social Work, Sweden
Balint inspired reflective forum in oncology for resident physicians: A summary of main themes after seven years
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Samardakiewicz, Marzena
Medical University, Poland
Corticosteroids–Induced Neuropsychiatric Episodes in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Adolescent Patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Sansom-Daly, Ursula M.
Kids Cancer Centre, Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia
Adapting evidence-based therapy to the computer screen in adolescent and young adult oncology: A randomised controlled trial evaluating the ‘Recapture Life' program.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 6: Providing interventions in pediatric oncology using e-health  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Sanson, Christina
Free-lancer, Italy
"the interview with adult cancer patients: a qualitative survey. cancer as an expression of the shadow"
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Scanlon, Karen
Breast Cancer Care, UK
Best Foot Forward: Designing a pilot intervention and feasibility study of a peer-led delivered walking groups for breast cancer survivors
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Challenging The Concept of Self Management: Ethnic Minority Women's Experiences Of Early Breast Cancer Survivorship
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
"Moving Forward": developing a new evidence-based information resource for breast cancer survivors 
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
The Role Of Facebook And Twitter In Signposting People Affected By Breast Cancer To Relevant Information And Support Services: A Case Study Of Breast Cancer Care UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Schellekens, Melanie
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, The Netherlands
Feasibility And Acceptability Of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) In Patients With Lung Cancer And Their Partners:  A Mixed-Method Pilot Study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 7: Mindfulness-Based Interventions In Cancer Patients  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Schepers, Sasja A
Academic Medical Center/Emma Children’s Hospital, Psychosocial Department, The Netherlands
Multicenter implementation of electronic Patient Reported Outcomes (ePROs) during treatment in pediatric oncology practice (KLIK): Is it feasible?
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Schmidt, Martina
German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Germany
Cancer-related fatigue and exercise interventions: Physiological and psychosocial aspects
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 1: How to understand, evaluate and treat fatigue in cancer patients  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Schou Bredal, Inger
Oslo University Hospital and the University in Oslo, Norway
Dispositional optimism and fatigue in breast cancer survivors.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Schouten, Bojoura
Department of Medicine and Life Sciences, University of Hasselt, Belgium
Screening cancer patients distress and care needs: translation and validation of the Cancer Rehabilitation Evaluation System (CARES) for the Flemish population in Belgium
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Schwartz, Laura
The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, USA
The Role of Dyadic Interactions in Parent and Sibling Distress after a Child's Death from Cancer
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Seckin, Gul
Isik University, Turkey
Digitally Empowered:  Psychometric Validation of an Instrument to Measure Patient Reports of Informational and Decisional Empowerment.
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
 

Seibaek, Lene
Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
"You shouldn't be too suspicious of your wellbeing" - hope and courage to face life in women undergoing ovarian cancer surgery
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Sekse, Ragnhild Johanne Tveit
Haukeland University Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Norway
Fatigue in women treated for various forms of gynecological cancers
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Serpentini, Samantha
Az. ULSS 3, Italy
Evaluation of advanced cancer patients most important concerns: the Italian validation of the Concerns Checklist and the Cancer Behaviour Inventory-brief version.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Gender differences in cancer caregiving: a Italian study on strain and coping.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Quality of Life, Spirituality and Hope in Elderly Palliative Care Patients:an Italian Experience
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Sharp, Linda
National Cancer Registry Ireland, Ireland
Predictors of psychological well-being among prostate cancer survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Shepherd, Sarah
Coventry University, UK
‘Navigation' for High Grade brain tumour patients. A longitudinal qualitative evaluation of a shared decision making intervention.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Sherman, Kerry
Macquarie University, Australia
Facilitating decision making of women considering breast reconstruction following mastectomy: Results from a randomised controlled trial of the BRECONDA web-based decision aid
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Shimizu, Ken
National Cancer Center Hospital, Japan
Personality traits and coping styles explain anxiety in lung cancer patients to a greater extent than other factors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Shun, Shiow-Ching
College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Comparison Between Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Hepatitis C in    Fatigue and Psychological Distress Before Receiving Treatment
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Sint Nicolaas, Simone M
Radboud University Medical Center, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands
Course of Behavioral Adjustment of Children diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: from diagnosis until end of treatment
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
Reliability and utility of the Dutch translation of the Psychosocial Assessment Tool (PAT)
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Siu Mei, Lee
University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
A web-based needs survey of young adult cancer service users in Hong Kong
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Smets, Ellen
Department of Medical Psychology, Academic Medical Center/University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The cancer patient anno 2013: informed, decisive, assertive and critical?
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Smith, Allan 'Ben'
Psycho-Oncology Co-operative Research Group (PoCoG), The University of Sydney, Australia
The prevalence and correlates of supportive care needs in testicular cancer survivors: A cross-sectional study
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Sobota, Aleksandra
University of St Andrews, UK
A Systematic Review of Fertility and Parenthood Issues in Female Cancer Survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Souraya, Sally
Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Lebanon
Patients' words into action: Occupational Therapy Approaches in a Lebanese Hospital. 
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Stanczyk, Monika Malgorzata
Greater Poland Cancer Centre, Poland
Music as a therapy for cancer patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Stanzani, Olivia
Assessorato alla Salute, Italy
The Counseling Cancer Centre of the Tuscany Region: the experience of a contact center service and psychological skills in needs assessment and in the supporting care
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Steel, Jennifer
University of Pittsburgh, USA
A web-based collaborative care intervention for patients with advanced cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Stepanchuk, Ekaterina
Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia
Cognitive control dificit and distress in patients with lymphoma
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Stewart, Melissa
LIVESTRONG Foundation, USA
Navigating the Cancer Experience: A Study of LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation Services
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Stinesen-Kollberg, Karin
University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Title: Struggling for a sense of control in order to be prepared: consequences of chemotherapy-related fear among breast cancer patients.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Strauser, David
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Evaluating the Efficacy of an Occupational Development Program for Young Adult CNS Survivors
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 9: Cancer and Work: Towards Intervention  -  13:30 - 15:00
 
Tailoring Vocational Services to Survivor’s Employment Status
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 9: Cancer and Work: Towards Intervention  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Sulkers, Esther
University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, UMCG School of Nursing and Health, The Netherlands
A Longitudinal Case-control Study on Goal Adjustment in Adolescents with Cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Providing Care to a Child with Cancer: A Longitudinal Study on Parents' Experiences with Caregiving During the First Year after Diagnosis
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Suzor, Carole
Butterfly-Projects, Canada
Breast Cancer: Identity, Intimacy, Sexuality After Total Mastectomy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Swash, Brooke
University of Chester, UK
Fear of recurrence in head and neck cancer patients.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Living with haematological cancer: Patient experiences of psychosocial need.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Takahashi, Miyako
National Cancer Center, Japan
Sexual function among young breast cancer survivors in Japan correlates with sexual communication with partners
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Takito, Monica
USP, Brazil
The theory of planned behavior predicting physical activity in French children aged between 5 to 11 years old.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Tamagawa, Rie
University of Calgary, Canada
Randomized-Controlled Multi-Site Trial of Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery (MBCR) versus Supportive Expressive Group Therapy (SET) among Breast Cancer Survivors (MINDSET): Long-Term Follow-up Results
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 7: Mindfulness-Based Interventions In Cancer Patients  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Tamminga, Sietske
Coronel Institute of Occupational Health/Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Effectiveness of a hospital-based work support intervention for cancer patients - a multi-centre randomised controlled trial
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 9: Cancer and Work: Towards Intervention  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Tang, Woung-Ru
Chang Gung University, Taiwan
Taiwan physicians' dilemma on cancer truth telling
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Temme, Johannes
University of Münster, Germany
Social Connotations of Prostate-Cancer - work in progress
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Thomson, Maria D.
Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Exploring the association of patient age and symptom presentation on physician diagnostic decisions for colorectal cancer
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Thong, Melissa
Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Variation in fatigue among 6011 cancer survivors and the normative population: a study from the population-based PROFILES registry
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Timmerman, Josien
Roessingh Research and Development, Telemedicine Group, The Netherlands
Patterns of Daily Physical Activity and Fatigue in Cancer Survivors: A Pilot Study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Tolosa, Iñigo
University Hospital Birmingham NHS FT, UK
Auditing Psychological Interventions In Oncology Patients With The Outcome Rating Scale And Session Rating Scale In A Clinical Health Psychology Setting
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
In what ways and fields can the ORS/SRS (PCOMS) be useful in clinical practice? A Literature Review
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Travado, Luzia
Champalimaud Cancer Center, Portugal
Psychosocial Care in Europe: preliminary results from a survey conducted under the Psychosocial Oncology Action of the European Partnership for Action Against Cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Trudel, Julie G.
University Health Network, Behavioural Sciences and Health Research Division, Toronto General Hospital and Lawrence S. Bloomberg, Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Canada
Patient-centered communication (PCC), illness perceptions and self-management behaviors in lung cancer patients: Ongoing research project
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Tsuchiya, Miyako
Chiba University, Japan
Lay Perceptions of Cancer and Attitudes Towards Cancer Survivors in Community: Lay People and Cancer Survivors' Perspectives in Japan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Tubtimhin, Sopit
1Ubonratchathani Cancer Hospital, Department of Medicine, Thailand
Effect of group counseling for the empowerment of mental health on resilience in cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Tuinman, Marrit
University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Do healthy single people want to date a cancer survivor?
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Turner, Jane
University of Queensland, Australia
Training front-line health professionals:  an innovative approach to building psychosocial capacity in routine clinical care
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Tzelepis, Flora
University of Newcastle & Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia
A Systematic Review Of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures Assessing Quality Of Patient-Centred Cancer Care
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Development and Psychometric Evaluation of A Quality of Patient-Centred Cancer Care Measure
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Udwan, Jafar
Cairo University, Egypt
Assessment of Psychiatric and Psychosocial Problems Among Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients at the National Cancer Institute - Cairo University
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Van Achte, L.
Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
How are Verbal and Paraverbal Contents Associated with the Use of Communication Skills in a Highly Emotional Simulated Interview ? A Pilot Study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

van de Poll-Franse, Lonneke
Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Feasibility Of Assessing Quality Of Prostate Cancer Care By Means Of Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMS): Results From The Population-Based PROFILES Registry
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
Sharing Data For Academic Use: Experiences From The PROFILES Registry Group
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 13: Innovative Data Collection and Data Sharing in psycho-oncology  -  13:30 - 15:00
 
The Impact of an Automatically Generated Survivorship Care Plan on Patient Reported Outcomes (ROGY Care): Results of a Pragmatic Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial among Endometrial Cancer Patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

van de Wal, M.A.
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands
Managing Fear Of Cancer Recurrence With The SWORD Study (Survivors' Worries Of Recurrent Disease)
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Van den Berg, Sanne W
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Dept. Medical Psychology, The Netherlands
Distress reduction with an unguided self-management website for women after curative breast cancer treatment: a multicentre randomised controlled trial.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

van der Lee, Marije
Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands
Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy reduces chronic cancer related fatigue
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 7: Mindfulness-Based Interventions In Cancer Patients  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

van der Mei, Sijrike
Dept. of Health Sciences, University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), University of Groningen, The Netherlands
The Impact Of Being Diagnosed With Lung Cancer: A Qualitative Interview Study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Work status and work disability in colorectal cancer survivors: a population-based study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

van der Meulen, Ingeborg
University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Effects of a Nurse-led Psychosocial Intervention on Depressive Symptoms and Health-related Quality of Life in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

van der Spek, Nadia
VU University, Department of Clinical Psychology, The Netherlands
Efficacy and Cost Evaluation of Meaning-Centered Group Psychotherapy in Cancer Survivors: Protocol of a Randomized Controlled Trial
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
Meaning Making in Cancer Survivors: a Focus Group Study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

van Dijk-Lokkart, E.M.
VU University Medical Center, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands
Motivation for childhood cancer patients to participate in a combined physical and psychosocial intervention program; "Quality of Life in Motion"
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

van Eechoud, Ineke
Ghent University, Belgium
Family members taking care of cancer patients older than 50 with a Turkish or Northwest African background in Belgium: Meaning of caregiving
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

van Egmond, M.P.
VU University Medical Center, Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO+ Institute, The Netherlands
Professionals' And Patients' Perspective On Facilitators And Barriers For Return To Work In Unemployed Cancer Patients: A Focus Group Study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

van Helden, Claudia
Atrium medisch centrum, The Netherlands
The Impact Of Physical Symptoms In The Course Of Distress, Anxiety And Depression In Lung Cancer Patients During Chemotherapy
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Van Hoof, Elke
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Breast cancer survivors’ physical and psychosocial profiles and their relationship to the need for information and support after primary medical treatment: a cluster-analytic approach
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
The contribution of general and cancer-related variables in explaining physical activity in a breast cancer population three weeks to six months after their primary medical treatment.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

van Leeuwen, Marieke
Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Methods and measures for assessing the HRQoL of long-term survivors of testicular and prostate cancer previously participating in EORTC phase III clinical trials
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

van Muijen, P
VU University, The Netherlands
Prognostic factors of work disability in sick-listed cancer survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

van Nieuwenhuizen, A.J.
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
A large cohort study evaluating quality of life in patients with head and neck cancer, is it feasible?
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

van Osch, L.A.D.M.
Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Clinical Genetics, The Netherlands
Decision making on preimplantation genetic diagnosis and prenatal diagnosis: a challenge for BRCA carrier couples
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
 
Familial or hereditary? Differences in informational needs, communication behavior and perceived quality of care (QoC) between patients with Lynch syndrome and familial colorectal cancer
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

van Scheppingen, Corinne
University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Department of Health Sciences, The Netherlands
Is implementing screening for distress an efficient means to recruit patients to a psychosocial intervention trial?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 2: Screening for distress in patients with cancer: an efficient and effective way to improve patients psychological well-being?  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

van Weert, Julia
University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam School of Communication Research / ASCoR, The Netherlands
Age-differences in cancer beliefs, coping style, stress reactions, communication needs,  information source usage and their relationship with knowledge of chemotherapy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
 
The Perceived Severity of Chemotherapy Side Effects: A Comparative Study Between Cancer Patients and Non-Patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Vannatta, Kathryn
The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, USA
Peer relationships and emotional adjustment in pediatric brain tumor survivors: Risk associated with intensive treatment and medical late effects
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 3: Post-Traumatic Growth, Progress at a Price and Patients as Policy Advocates: The Many Faces of Survivorship in Pediatric Oncology  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

VARIKKODAN, SHAMEEM
Cancer Institute (WIA), India
Current Status of Psycho - Oncology Services in India: A Survey Study.
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Veeraiah, Surendran
Cancer Institute(WIA), India
Cognitive Functioning in Children with AcuteLymphoblastic Leukemia Pre and Post Chemo and Radiation Therapy- A Cancer Institute (WIA), India Study.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Vehling, Sigrun
University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Course and predictors of hopelessness and demoralization
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Velthuis, Miranda
IKNL, The Netherlands
Implementing the Dutch multidisciplinary guideline Cancer rehabilitation seems feasible: an analysis of current practice
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Venderbos, Lionne DF
Erasmus University Medical Center, Department of Urology, The Netherlands
Living with untreated prostate cancer: a longitudinal study on the impact of active surveillance on anxiety and distress levels
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Venkatesan, Sugumar
Cancer Institute, India
Cognitive Functions among Adult Lymphoma Cancer Survivors
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Vercruysse, Trui
Paediatric Haemato-Oncology, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
Neuropsychological follow-up of children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Verdonck-de Leeuw, Irma
VU University Medical Center, Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, The Netherlands
Benefits and costs of screening in clinical practice to identify head and neck cancer patients with untreated psychological distress after treatment
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
 
Cost-evaluation of online guided self-help targeting psychological distress in cancer survivors
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Verkissen, M.N.
CoRPS – Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, The Netherlands
Perceived Information Provision and Satisfaction among Patients with Ovarian Tumors: the Role of Health Literacy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Vermeer, Willemijn
Department of Gynaecology, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Sexual issues among cervical cancer survivors: How can we help women seek help?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 4: Sexual functioning in cancer survivors  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Villa, Silvia
Prostate Cancer Program, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Italy
Patients' decision-making in a multidisciplinary approach: met and unmet needs
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Visser, Adriaan
The Vruchtenburg, Rotterdam ;University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
Determinants of Seeking Psychosocial Care in Dutch Men with Prostate Cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Visser, Anja
Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands
Oncological Casemanagement and Care for Concerns Regarding Meaning, a Case Study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Visser, Annemiek
Radboud University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Evaluation of Group Medical Consultations in the Follow-up of Breast Cancer: a Randomized Controlled Pilot Study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Vissers, P.A.J.
CoRPS - Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Neuropathic symptoms among colorectal cancer patients with diabetes: Results from the population-based PROFILES registry
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
The individual and combined effects of colorectal cancer and diabetes on health-related quality of life and sexual functioning: 1+1=3?
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Vollmer, Tanja C
Institute of Applied Psychology in Architecture & Health, The Netherlands
‘Psycho-Oncology Online’: A New Approach In Psycho-Oncology Service Strategy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Vos, Joël
University of Roehampton, Department of Psychology, UK
Existential interventions in cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Wakefield, Claire
Kids Cancer Centre, Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia
Thinking about the needs of early career professionals in psycho-oncology and future directions for support.
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 11: How to survive and thrive as an early career professional in psycho-oncology  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Wakefield, Claire E.
Kids Cancer Centre, Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia
‘Cope, Adapt, Survive': Trialling An Online Psychological Intervention For Parents After Their Child's Cancer Treatment
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 6: Providing interventions in pediatric oncology using e-health  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Walczak, Adam
CeMPED, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia
Communication at the end-of-life: An RCT of a nurse-delivered intervention incorporating a QPL for advanced cancer patients and caregivers
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
 
End-of-life communication interventions: Where are we and where do we need to go?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Wallis, Deborah
Loughborough University, UK
Work It Out For Carers: The Development of a Work-Focused Self-Management Tool for Informal Carers of People Affected by Cancer
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Wallis, Deborah J
Loughborough University, UK
Work it out: Development of a self-led return-to-work intervention tool using a Delphi consensus-building method
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Wan, Adrian
Centre on Behavioral Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Effects of qigong practice on salivary cortisol in cancer patients and their caregivers: A randomized waitlist-controlled trial
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
In sickness and in health: Diurnal salivary cortisol patterns in people with cancer and their spouses
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Wan, Adrian H.Y.
Centre on Behavioral Health, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Carry That Weight: A Comparison of the Impacts of Cancer Caregiving on Male and Female Chinese Family Caregivers
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Does Caregiver Stress Mean Differently for Male and Female Cancer Caregivers? A Cross-sectional Study of Chinese Family Primary Cancer Caregivers
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
Is Primary Caregiving Stress Related to Secondary Caregiving Stress? A Cross-sectional Study of Chinese Family Cancer Caregivers
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 
What Are the Factors Associating with Caregiver Identity in Cancer Care? A Cross-sectional Study of Chinese Family Cancer Caregivers
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
 

Wanat, Marta
Oxford Brookes University, UK
Exploring the emotional impact of research on the researcher
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
"It is not that easy to switch off to it- the second time round": Experiences of patients with a recurrent bowel cancer and their partners
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
The use of social media to recruit participants in cancer care research: challenges and opportunities
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Weesie, Frank
the Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Psychosocial and physical problems experienced by patients visiting a skin- and melanoma center
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Weiling Appel, Charlotte
Danish Cancer Society, Denmark
Early Parental Death and Risk of Hospitalization for Affective Disorder in Adulthood
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Weis, Joachim
Tumor Biology Center, Germany
Coping with cancer: An interactive approach
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 5: Cancer: Narrative of Care: Cultural Variation of Words and Silences  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Weißflog, Gregor
University Leipzig, Department for Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, Section Psychosocial Oncology, Germany
Dyadic coping of patients with hematologic malignancies – preliminary findings of a longitudinal study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
 
Effects of psychodynamic psychotherapy in depressive breast cancer patients on sub dimensions of quality of life and fatigue - a randomized controlled trial
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Weru, John
Aga Khan University Hospital, Kenya
The socio economic costs of back pain on working children of working patients with cancer of the cervix
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Wetzel, Cordula
University Medical Centre Regensburg, Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Germany
Psychosocial factors in medical decision making of the multidisciplinary team for cancer treatment - an observational study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Wevers, Marijke
the Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Psychosocial impact of rapid genetic counseling and testing in breast cancer patients: findings from a RCT
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Wheelwright, Sally
University of Southampton, UK
Quality of life in the informal carers of cancer patients with cachexia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

White, Isabel
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Promoting women's sexual recovery after cancer treatment
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 4: Sexual functioning in cancer survivors  -  14:00 - 15:30
 

Wiener, Lori
National Cancer Institute, USA
How helpful is dyadic coping to parents’ relationship during the pediatric cancer experience?
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Wijnberg-Williams, Barbara
University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Sector C/Pediatrics, The Netherlands
Effect of communication styles on marital satisfaction of parents of pediatric cancer patients: a prospective longitudinal study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Wildenbeest, MSC, Marieke
Research assistant Psychosocial Oncology Centre De Vruchtenburg, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Department of Health Economics Policy and Law, Institute of Health Policy and Management, The Netherlands
Effectiveness of Dutch psycho-social interventions for oncology patients: Balancing between research facts and health care policy
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Willems, Roy
Open University of the Netherlands, The Netherlands
Information And Support Needs Among A Diverse Sample Of Adult Cancer Survivors In The First Year After Completion Of Their Primary Treatment
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
Kanker Nazorg Wijzer: Supporting Cancer Survivors With Psychosocial And Lifestyle Problems Using An Online Tailored Intervention
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Wojtyna, Ewa
University of Silesia, Poland
Understanding health and health behaviors among people who are confronted with cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Wright, Penny
University of Leeds, UK
Clinical applications of the ePOCS system: preliminary findings, challenges and implications
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 13: Innovative Data Collection and Data Sharing in psycho-oncology  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Wuensch, Alexander
Klinikum rechts der Isar, University Hospital of the Technical University Munich, Germany
Communication Skills Training for oncologists on on how to explain clinical trials to patients -How do participants actually benefit from this training? - Results from a randomized controlled study
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
 

Wulfert, Anna Katharina
University of Münster, Germany
Social connotations of breast cancer-work in progress
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Würtzen, Hanne
Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Denmark
The effect of mindfulness based stress reduction (MBSR) on somatic symptoms among women 3-18 moths post diagnosis of breast cancer: Results from a randomized controlled trial (MICA, NCT00990977)
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 7: Mindfulness-Based Interventions In Cancer Patients  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

YAMAUCHI, YAYOI
Graduate school of Waseda University, Japan
Yoga on Psychological Recovery From “Object Loss” for Breast Cancer Survivors – Results from a Pilot Study
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Yanagihara, Kiyoko
Tokai University, Japan
Nurses' Decision-making Support for Families of Cancer Patients
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Yening, Zhang
Peking University Cancer Hospital, China
The Effect of Group Psychological Intervention in Chinese Gastric Cancer Patients' Rehabilitation
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Yu, Elsa
Hong Kong Cancer Fund, CancerLink Support Centre, Wong Tai Sin, Hong Kong
A Preliminary evaluation on the effectiveness of a memory enhancement psycho-educational group on improving mood and short-term memory in Hong Kong cancer patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 
A Study of Cancer Survivors' Wellbeing and Volunteering Work
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
 

Zajac, Ian
CSIRO, Australia
Looking towards the future: Consumer preferences for blood-based screening for colorectal cancer
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
 

Zhang, Amy
Case Western Reserve University School of Nursing, USA
A Patient-Centered Approach to Persistent Urinary Incontinence in Prostate Cancer Patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
 
Attitudes toward Cancer and Influence of Cultural Values in African American Cancer Survivors
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
 
Initial Evidence of Religious Practice and Belief in Depressed African American Cancer Patients
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
 

Zhirkov, Anatoly
St Petersburg State University, Russia
The Patient oriented Psychosomatic Model for Oncohematology
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Zhuang, Shu-Ting
Suicide and Substance Prevention Center, Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
A Case Report of Application of Existential Approach in an Elder Cancer Patient with Suicide Ideation
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
 

Zhu, Lei
Department of Health Sciences, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Identification of distinct trajectories of benefit finding and psychological symptoms in cancer patients
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00