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La Seigneurie

St Pierre Park Hotel

Rohais

GY1 1FD

Guernsey

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A Seminar to review the major causes of cancer in the Bailiwick. The speakers will look at the current situation, latest developments and prevention and early detection. A certificate of attendance for four hours' Continuing Professional Development will be provided for all attendees.

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08.45 – 09.00 – Coffee and registration

09.00 - 09.20 – Opening and welcome by Deputy Heidi Soulsby, President, Health and Social Care Committee

PLENARY – The Current Situation – Cancer Incidence and Mortality Rates in Guernsey: Dr Nikki Brink (Director for Public Health) and Jenny Cataroche, Public Health Analyst

09.20 – 10.00 – Key Note Speaker – Dr Penny Tidbury, North Bristol NHS Trust: Developments in Cervical Screening

10.05 – 10.45 – Cancer and Obesity: Mr Michael Van den Bossche

10.45 – 11.00 – Cancer Prevention: 4 in 10 cancers can be prevented. How do we do that? Health Promotion Unit team

11.00 – 11.30 – Break and Walk around the exhibition stands from local cancer charities and organisations

11.30 – 12.10 - Bowel cancer screening: Prevention is better than cure: Dr Catherine Chinyama

12.15 – 12.55 Prostate Cancer, tests and asking the right questions: Mr Owen Cole

12.55 Summary

13.00 Close

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How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Contact Yvonne Le Page, Public Health Business Manager, Health Promotion Unit, Princess Elizabeth Hospital.

Tel. 01482 707311, email yvonne.lepage@gov.gg

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes that's fine - please send someone in your place if you can't attend.

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