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Greater Manchester Cancer Annual Lung Cancer Education and Engagement Event

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Manchester Airport Marriott Hotel

Hale Road

Hale Barns

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WA15 8XW

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GM Cancer LogoGreater Manchester Cancer Annual Lung Cancer Education and Engagement Event

This is an exciting one day educational and engagement event which will bring together Greater Manchester health and social care staff involved in lung cancer care in the sharing of cutting-edge research, innovation and developments in lung oncology.


09:30-10:00:

Registration and coffee


10:00-10:10:

Introduction and welcome: Dr Matthew Evison, Greater Manchester Cancer Lung Pathway Clinical Director


10:10-10:40:

March 2019 NICE Guidelines: Mr Doug West, Consultant Thoracic Surgeon, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust


10:40-11:10:

Greater Manchester Optimal Pathway: Dr Seamus Grundy, Greater Manchester Cancer Clinical Lead for the Lung Best Timed Pathway


11:10-11:25:

Coffee and networking


11:25-11:55:

Highlights of BTOG 2019: Dr Tom Newsom-Davis, Consultant in Medical Oncology at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital


11:55-12:25:

Lung Health Checks in the City of Manchester: Dr Richard Booton, Consultant in Respiratory Medicine, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust


12:25-13:25:

Lunch


13:30-14:00:

Advances and clinical trials in radiotherapy: Prof Corinne Faivre-Finn, Professor of Thoracic Radiation Oncology at the University of Manchester and Honorary Consultant Clinical Oncologist


14:00-14:30:

Implementation of Prehab4Cancer: Dr John Moore, Greater Manchester Cancer Clinical Lead for Prehabilitation and Recovery


14:30-14:45:

Comfort break


14:45-15:15:

Performance - Lung cancer audit of Greater Manchester data: Dr Paul Beckett, Chest Consultant, Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


15:15-15:30:

Close: Dr Seamus Grundy, Greater Manchester Cancer Clinical Lead for the Lung Best Timed Pathway


15:30-16:00:

Informal networking

This event has been kindly sponsored by:

  • AstraZeneca
  • MSD
  • Pfizer & Merck Group
  • Boehringer-ingelheim
  • Roche


*Please note, this event is restricted to those involved in improving cancer care in Greater Manchester in the first instance. Wider cancer alliance colleagues may be invited to attend for the purposes of shared working/learning.


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