The Belarusian Society of Oncologists (BSO), founded in 2006 is a public organization integrating of a voluntary basis, professionals engaged in research, teaching and practical activities in the field of oncology and related disciplines. BSO holds scientific congresses, seminars and meetings dedicated to various fields of oncology. Under the auspices of the society, catalogues, directories, books and manuals are published.
The BSO is the founder of the peer-reviewed scientific and practical Journal. The Oncology Journal is included in the list of publications recommended by the Higher Certification Commission for publishing dissertation materials.
The BSO actively cooperates with the International Union against Cancer (UICC), the International Association of Cancer Registries (IACR), the International Association for Studies of Lung Cancer (IASLC), the World Association for Laser Therapy (WALT), the European Association for Cancer Research (EACR), the European Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO), the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO), the European School of Oncology (ESO), the European Association for Urology (EAU), the European Society of Gynecologic Oncology (ESGO), the European Medical Laser Association (EMLA) and many others. The Society takes part in international collaboration, scientific exchange and joint research projects.