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SIO2023 Annual Scientific Meeting

Go Beyond the Science—Make Connections & Build Your Practice with IO Essentials at SIO2023

IO Essentials Scholarship Applications are Open


APPLY NOW

Submit your application by 15, September 2022

SIO is thrilled to present IO Essentials, the premier event for early career interventional oncologists.

IO Essentials prepares you for a strong career by connecting you with the most successful interventional oncologists in the field and presenting on-demand courses dedicated to practice building.

By attending this event, you will:

  • Collect tips and technical how-to’s for building a successful clinical practice and career in IO
  • Expand your network, including peers and pioneers in the field
  • Get up to speed on cutting-edge IO research and treatment algorithms
  • Understand the latest clinical and translational research as it relates to patient care


What Does the Scholarship Include?

  • Stipend for travel expenses to the SIO2023 Annual Scientific Meeting ($200 local, $750 North America, and $1,000 international applicants) 
  • One year of complimentary membership to SIO
  • Access to the SIO2023 IO Essentials Program 
  • Exclusive invitations to events with industry leaders


To Apply:

  1. Complete the application
  2. Submit the following: 
    1. Current CV
    2. Letter of recommendation from an Interventional Oncology/Radiology Program Director or Faculty Member
    3. Case Submission


Not a Resident?


Share this opportunity! Applicants must be in their ACGME diagnostic radiology residency at the time of application, or be a post-graduate medical student within the IO field.


2023 IO Essentials Program

As of 27 July 2022. Subject to change.

* Required programming, + Recommended programming

Thursday 19 January 2023

Time (EST)

Session Title

8:00am - 8:30am IO Essentials Breakfast *
8:30am - 9:30am IO Essentials Sponsored Content Part 1 *
9:30am - 9:45am Break
9:45am - 10:45am IO Essentials Sponsored Content Part 2 *
10:45am - 11:00am Break
11:00am - 12:00pm IO Essentials Sponsored Content Part 3 *
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm - 2:00pm Getting Started in IO *
2:00pm - 2:25pm Break
2:25pm - 3:25pm Professional Development in Practice Setting *
3:25pm - 3:45pm Break
3:45pm - 4:45pm Preparing for Tumor Boards *
4:45pm - 5:00pm Break
5:00pm - 6:00pm Tumor Board *
6:00pm - 7:00pm IO Essentials Welcome Reception in Expo Hall +

Friday 20 January 2023

Time (EST)

Session Title

7:45am - 8:30am Breakfast & Industry Symposium *

8:30am - 9:00am Break
9:00am - 10:00am Welcome & Wallace Lecture *
10:00am - 11:00am Patient-Centered IO Care *
11:00am - 11:30am Expo Hall Break +
11:30am - 12:30pm Immuno-oncology +
12:45pm - 1:30pm Lunch & Industry Symposium *
1:30pm - 2:00pm Expo Hall Afternoon Hours +
2:00pm - 3:00pm State of the Art SIO Trials +
3:00pm - 4:00pm Expo Hall Networking & Poster Presentations +
4:00pm - 5:00pm Hands-On: Ablation +
5:15pm - 6:15pm HCC/Cholangio Tumor Board*
6:15pm - 7:30pm Opening/Founding Members Reception in Expo Hall *
7:30pm - 9:00pm IO Essentials & Senior Faculty Dinner *

Saturday 21 January 2023

Time (EST)

Session Title

7:45am - 8:30am Breakfast & Industry Symposium *
8:30am - 9:00am Expo Hall Morning Hours +
9:00am - 10:00am Founding Members Submitted Session +
10:00am - 11:00am Scientific Oral Abstracts *
11:00am - 11:30am Expo Hall Break +
11:30am - 12:30pm Liver Directed Therapy for Early Stage HCC *
12:45pm - 1:30pm Lunch & Industry Symposium *
1:30pm - 2:00pm Expo Hall Afternoon Hours +
2:00pm - 3:00pm Women & Under-Represented Minorities in IO *
3:00pm - 4:00pm Expo Hall Networking & Poster Presentations +
4:00pm - 5:00pm Hands-On: Navigation & Guidance +
5:15pm - 6:15pm GU/Bone Tumor Board *
6:15pm - 8:30pm Break
8:30pm - 10:30pm Trivia Night *

Sunday 22 January 2023

Time (EST)

Session Title

7:45am - 8:30am Breakfast & Industry Symposium *

8:30am - 9:00am  Expo Hall Morning Hours +
9:00am - 10:00am HCC New Horizons *
10:00am - 11:00am Scientific Oral Abstracts *
11:00am - 11:30am Expo Hall Break +
11:30am - 12:30pm Combination Therapies +
12:45pm - 1:30pm Lunch & Industry Symposium *
1:30pm - 2:00pm Expo Hall Afternoon Hours +
2:00pm - 3:00pm Lung Cancer & Mets +
3:00pm - 4:00pm Expo Hall Networking & Poster Presentations +
4:00pm - 5:00pm Hands-On: Treatment Planning & Simulation +
5:15pm - 6:15pm Liver Mets Tumor Board *
6:15pm - 7:00pm Break
7:00pm - 9:00pm *Social Event +
*Social Event attendance requires an additional fee.

Monday 23 January 2023

Time (EST)

Session Title

8:00am - 8:45am Breakfast & Industry Symposium *

8:45am - 9:00am Break
9:00am - 10:00am Technology +
10:00am - 10:15am Break
10:15am - 12:15pm Case-Based Review +
12:15pm - 12:30pm Closing Remarks +