The magazine Cancerläkaren is published in collaboration with the Swedish Oncological Association (SOF) and goes out to all members of the association, oncologists and co-opted members such as surgeons, palliative care physicians, padio physicists, nurses and others. It is also sent to the members of the Swedish Association for Hematology (SFH), professional groups such as the Breast Oncology Association (BOF), Gastrointestinal Oncology Association (GOF), the Swedish Association for Urological Oncology (SFUO), the Swedish Society for Gynecological Oncology (SSGO), the Swedish Association for Isotope Therapy (SFIT) and the Scandinavian Society for Head and Neck Oncology (SSHNO) and others with an interest in oncology.

It contains i.e news within the field, research, scientific development, articles from congresses and meetings, both international and Swedish, ST pages, radiation treatment, case descriptions, etc. The intention is to create better opportunities for interaction and communication for everybody in oncology. 

The magazine has a circulation of just over 2,700 copies and is published in six issues annually. You can read the magazine online at and more information about SOF can be found on the association's website

Would you like to be seen in Cancerläkaren and reach 2 700 readers interested in oncology?

Contact Kristoffer Lundblad for further discussion, press use the "Contact me" button in order to enter your contact details. Reach Kristoffer by calling +46 (0) 706 18 91 05 or send an email to 

Did you know that you can also advertise online on SOF's website and in Cancerläkarens digital newsletter that is sent out to all members in connection with each issue of the magazine?

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What does the schedule for magazine releases look like in 2024?

You will find all important dates for each issue in the table below - but if you want, you can subscribe to our publishing calendar to, for example enable automatic reminders before each deadline! Click here for Google Calendar-format and here for iCal-format.

Nr Material day - printed ad in paper Publishing day
1 19 January 22 February
2 2 April 2 May
3 27 May 19 June
4 19 August 20 September
5 27 September 25 October
6 15 November 19 December
The electronic newsletter is sent out in connection to the publication of each magazine. The material must be delivered to us 7 days before the newsletter is sent out, at the latest.
  • Full page insert, 4-color, 210 x 297 mm + 3 mm bleed

  • Spread, 4-color, 420 x 297 mm + 3 mm bleed

  • Cover 2 & 3, 4-color, 210 x 297 mm + 3 mm bleed

  • Cover 4, 4-color, (due to space for inkjet addressing) 210 x 262 mm + 3 mm bleed

  • Half page, 4-color, Horizontal: 180 x 132 mm | Vertical: 87,5 x 248 mm

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