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Project on Nutrition in Geriatric Oncology – 2023/2024

Background and Project Format

Considering the importance of nutritional status in Geriatric Oncology, Sharing Progress in Cancer Care is carrying out a targeted project which foresees two stages:

Learning Objectives

Task Force Information

Format: closed virtual meeting
Date: Monday 18 September 2023
Participants: 7 world-renowned experts plus Dr Matti Aapro (SPCC President and Scientific Coordinator, as moderator)
Outcomes: a Manuscript to be submitted for publication to an appropriate journal (journal to be defined)


Rocco Barazzoni, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Trieste, IT
Nicolò Matteo Luca Battisti, Breast Unit at The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and SIOG President, Sutton, UK
Marije E Hamaker, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Diakonessenhuis Utrecht, NL
Megan Pattwell, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
Florian Scotté, Institute Gustave Roussy and MASCC President, Villejuif, FR
Enrique Soto Perez de Celis, Department of Geriatrics, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran, Mexico City, MX
Pierre Soubeyran, Institute Bergonié and University of Bordeaux, FR