Welcome Message

On behalf of the organizing committee, it is our great honor to invite you to the 5th International Conference of FACO which will be held on November 10, 2017 in Seoul, Korea.

The 5th FACO will focus on two topics; Pancreatic Biliary Cancers and Immun - Double Treatment. Those topics will cover the cutting-edge of clinical trials by each speaker from China, Japan, and Korea. Also, the 5th FACO will take place in conjunction with the 10th Annual Meeting of KACO.

FACO was established in accordance of consensus of JSCO, KACO, and CSCO in February 2012. The ultimate goal of the FACO is to improve the standard of cancer treatment through the cooperate studies on more effective therapeutic strategies based on drugs, surgery and/or radiotherapy that are already in use and also through the development of new drugs and other innovative approaches in Asian Pacific area. The conference will focus on cancer as a global challenge with the aim of improving the cure rate as well as the quality of life of cancer patients especially in Asian region.

We thank you for your interest and support to the 5th International Conference of FACO, and hope to see you all in Seoul, Korea.

Sincerely yours,

  • Yi-Long Wu, M.D.
    Chinese Society of Clinical Oncology

  • Young-Hyuck Im, M.D., Ph.D.
    Korean Association for Clinical Oncology

  • Yuko Kitagawa, M.D., Ph.D.
    Japanese Society of Clinical Oncology