VISION

The Philippine Society of Medical Oncology, Inc. is a scientific, professional organization of competent and caring oncologists committed to the advancement of the science and the ethical and holistic practice of Medical Oncology and to active participation in the national, regional, and global cancer programs.

 

MISSION

Towards this Vision, the Society shall:

  1. Actively pursue the standards of excellence of the science and practice of Oncology,
  2. Undertake research that will foster the development and advancement of Oncology,
  3. Provide opportunities for continuing medical education and the further professional development of its members,
  4. Educate the public at large and allied medical specialties on the holistic approach to the care of cancer patients and their families,
  5. Nurture fellowship and encourage openness and cooperation among its members,
  6. Promote the interests and welfare of its members.

 

MANDATE

The Philippine Society of Medical Oncology (PSMO) is one with other medical societies in the care of cancer patients and their families in recognizing that cancer is a devastating illness and one that is difficult to treat, much less cure, even with the most advanced medicines, the best trained doctors and the state of the art facilities.

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PSMO Position Paper on the Multidisciplinary Treatment of Cancer

The Philippine Society of Medical Oncology, Inc. (est 1969) is a scientific, professional organization of competent and caring oncologists committed to the advancement of the science and the ethical and holistic practice of Medical Oncology and to active participation in the national, regional, and global cancer programs.

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Definition of Medical Oncologists

A medical oncologist is a physician taking care of cancer patients. He/she has training in internal medicine, with subsequent specialization in the comprehensive management of patients with malignant diseases.

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