Welcome to the website of the Peritoneal Surface Oncology Group International (PSOGI). PSOGI is a collaboration of world–renowned experts on the treatment of peritoneal cancer. This organization was founded and is currently chaired by Paul Sugarbaker, oncological surgeon and Director of Center for Gastrointestinal Malignancies, MedStar Washington Hospital Center. PSOGI aims to improve the treatment and survival of peritoneal cancer patients by educating patients, by training physicians, by organizing meetings and by performing basic and clinical scientific research into peritoneal cancer and the different treatment modalities.
In september 2018, the 11th International Congress on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies will take place at the Maison de la Chimie, Paris, France.
During the 10th International PSOGI-meeting in Washington DC, the video “Peritoneal Metastases: a Frontier in Progress” was released. This historical video addresses the past achievements and the current challenges in the treatment of peritoneal metastases. Click here to watch the entire video.
Creation of this website was supported by the foundation for Applied Research in Gastrointestinal Oncology (FARGO), a non-profit organization promoting research, education and patient care in gastrointestinal oncology.