Every year, the European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO) in co-operation with the European Board of Surgery of the Union of European Medical Specialists (UEMS) organises Professional Examinations in Breast Surgery, The European Board of Surgery Qualification (EBSQ).

The examination aims at certifying the level of up-to-date knowledge, skills, and general competency necessary for the optimal treatment of a cancer patient. It consists of an online written MCQ and an oral exam composed of 2 case discussions and a review of a scientific paper.

The online written part of the EBSQ exam in Breast Cancer Surgery will be held at several locations globally (Greece, Belgium, Hungary, Egypt, India, Turkey, UK, Slovenia and Austria) on June 22nd 2018.

The oral exam will be on 30th September 2018 in Lille, France (immediately after the ESSO Advanced Course on Breast Cancer Surgery).

There is a strict limited number of candidates per location so do not delay your application.