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skin cancers

Skin cancers “Our patients are monitored on all levels: medically, of course, but also psychologically and aesthetically, etc.”   Dr Joseph Kerger, Coordinator of the “skin” COM of the Institut Jules Bordet. How we treat skin cancers The Institut Jules Bordet treats all skin cancers: melanomas, spinocellular carcinomas, basocellular carcinomas, Merkel cell carcinomas, etc. ...

Clinical Trials Conduct Unit (CTCU)

Clinical Trials Conduct Unit (CTCU) Our rol The role of the Clinical Trials Conduct Unit (CTCU) is to conduct clinical studies in a professional manner, in compliance with European Directives, regulations and Good Clinical Practice – GCP). These clinical studies are carried out in collaboration with pharmaceutical firms and/or academic partners. The Institut Bordet also implements its own clin...

Clinical Cellular Therapy Research Laboratory (LTCC)

Clinical Cellular Therapy Research Laboratory (LTCC) Description The Institut Bordet Clinical Cellular Therapy Research Laboratory (LTCC) is dedicated to fundamental and translational research in the fields of haematology and immunology cellular therapy. The LTCC’s main objectives concern: study of the interaction between leukaemic cells and their microenvironment; establishment of new prognos...

history bordet

History of the Institut Jules Bordet, a pioneer in cancer research Since it was founded in 1939, the Institut Bordet has always remained loyal to its pioneering role in the fight against cancer. With this complex disease, the lives of patients and caregivers do more than simply cross paths, they become entwined. Here are some of the key dates in the history of the Institut Bordet – an institution that is proud of its past but which always looks resolutely towards the future. Creation of the Institut Jules BordetToday, the Institut Bordet remains Belgium’s only integrated, monospecialist cancer hospital. The European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) is established by Professor TagnonToday, the EORTC includes around 300 institutions which work together to develop the best possible therapeutic str...

Oncological emergencies

Oncological emergencies Our role The mission of oncological emergencies at the Institut Jules Bordet is to care for patients consulting for a medical emergency relating to their cancerous disease or its treatment. After being examined in the emergency room, possibly followed by a number of additional examinations, the patient will either be allowed to return home with the appropriate treatment...

Intensive care unit

Intensive care unit Our role The mission of the Intensive Oncological Care Unit at the Institut Jules Bordet is:  Care for severe complications of cancer and of its treatments; complications of a nature to be life threatening,  Surveillance of patients suffering from cancer who are undergoing treatment that poses a risk, such as surgery or heavy medical treatment.  The unit, which provides i...

Cell therapy unit - hematology

Cell therapy unit (Hematology) Our rol The hematological cell therapy unit (U.T.C.H.) is a platform dedicated to translating new cell therapies into reliable and effective treatment that increases the survival rate of cancer patients as a result of innovative approaches. The unit's functioning is closely integrated with that of the apheresis unit upstream and the clinical transplantation ...

Transplantation unit - hematology

Transplantation unit (Hematology) Our rol There are two types of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: autotransplantation: autologous transplantation, using stem cells taken from the patient, allotransplantation: allogenic transplantation,  using stem cells taken from a compatible brother or sister (known as a family or related transplant), or the stem cells of a voluntary and anonymous do...

Apheresis Unit - hematology

Apheresis Unit (Hematology) Our rol Apherisis is a procedure that makes it possible to separate the various elements of the blood, in particular:  the plasma (therapeutic plasmapherisis), the red corpuscles (therapeutic erythropheresis), the white corpuscles (therapeutic leucapheresis), the hematopoietic stem cells (cytapheresis), essential for both analogous transplants (using cells taken ...

Visiting hours at Institut Bordet

Informations for visitors Visits to hospitalised patients allowed from this Tuesday 2 June 2020  Good news! Visits to hospitalised patients are now allowed. However, to protect patients and staff we ask you to respect certain rules:Arrangements for visiting hospitalised patients from this Tuesday 2 June 2020  You can only visit loved ones from the 3rd day of hospitalisation at the Institute. V...

Jobs for nursing department

Join the Department of Nursing at the Institute! Always seeking new colleagues The Jules Bordet Institute is a hospital on a human scale where everybody has the opportunity to make a difference while developing his or her skills in a high-tech, welcoming and stimulating working environment.  An ...

Oncogenetic

Oncogenetic clinic You do not inherit a cancer, you inherit an increased risk of developing a cancer.  Daphné t’Kint de Roodenbeke Head of the Oncogenetic Clinic Oncogenetics: Is cancer hereditary? ...

IREN

Choosing to participate in a clinical trial Let’s try the IREN tool ! IREN: Informed on Research, ENgaged for better treatmentsIREN is a decision aid to support cancer patients’ decisions about clinical trial participation. It’s a collaborative project between clinical research professionals, patients and relatives.L'Outil IREN (Français)IREN Hulpmiddel (Nederlands) ...

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Our videos

Our videos COVID-19 Message of support for patients at the Jules Bordet Institute Exclusive images of the new Jules Bordet Institute! Watch the video and discover the major projec...

Covid19 : Resumption of activities

Covid-19 : Welcoming you in complete safety is our priority! Info patients and general practitioners :TEL : 02 541 39 80  Safe takeover of consultations and treatments In line with the successive phases in coming out of lockdown, the Jules Bordet Institute is progressively resuming all its consultation, treatment and hospitalization activities. TREATING YOU IN COMPLETE SAFETY IS OUS ABSOLUTE PRIORITY. We are doing everything possible in terms of hygiene and the organisation of our reception and care pathways to welcome you with  confidence in optimal conditions for your own safety and the safety of our teams.  ...

Nursing placements

Nursing placements Applying for a placement at the Department of Nursing Would you like the work experience of a placement at the Jules Bordet Institute? If so, you can send your application to Goossens Carine : carine.goossens@bordet.be,  with a copy for Van Hecke Kathy : kathy.vanhecke@bordet.be ...