04982 - Medical Oncology

Academic Year 2021/2022

  • Teaching Mode: Traditional lectures
  • Campus: Bologna
  • Corso: First cycle degree programme (L) in Biomedical Laboratory techniques (cod. 8484)

Learning outcomes

The main outcomes of this course are:


Learning the basis on the cancerogenesis

Learning the basis of the medical oncology

Learning the epidemiology, diagnosis and treatments of major tumors: breast cancer, colorectal cancer, lung cancer and gastric cancer

Course contents

Basis of the cancerogenesis

Basis of cancer prevention

Basis of the medical oncology

Targeted therapy


Epidemiology, diagnosis and treatments of breast cancer

Epidemiology, diagnosis and treatments of lung cancer

Epidemiology, diagnosis and treatments of colorectal cancer

Epidemiology, diagnosis and treatments of gastric cancer


Non necessity to do security course


No specific bibliographic source is recommended.

The slides of the course are sufficient

Teaching methods

 Frontal presentations and interactive lecture

Assessment methods


Teaching tools

Power Point presenantions on PC

Office hours

See the website of Maria Abbondanza Pantaleo


Good health and well-being

This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.