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Healthcare Play Specialist (HPS) Oncology Study Day

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Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute

Robinson Way

Cambridge

CB2 0RE

United Kingdom

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About the day

On Friday 13th September 2019, Addenbrooke’s Hospital will host its very first Healthcare Play Specialist (HPS) Oncology Study Day. This is an exciting opportunity for Play Specialists, who work directly with children with cancer, to expand their knowledge on issues surrounding this area and have the ability to network amongst other Play Specialists across the nation.




Programme

09:30-09:50 Arrival refreshments and Registration

09:50-11:00 Welcome and Session 1: Managing Children with Sensory Impairment
- Presentation 1: vision
- Presentation 2: hearing

11:00-11:20 Coffee Break

11:20-12:40 Session 2: The Child with a Brain Tumour
- Presentation 1: Radiotherapy, Key note lecture: Playing with Protons
- Presentation 2: Cognition and Play
- Presentation 3: Rehabilitation

12:40-13:40 Lunch and Networking

13:40-14:40 Session 3: Cancer Therapy in Children with Pre-existing Conditions
- Presentation 1: Down Syndrome
- Presentation 2: Autism and Aspergers

14:40-15:00 Coffee Break

15:00-15:30 Session 4: Addressing Trauma in Children’s Cancer Therapy

15:30-16:00 Session 5: The Healthcare Play Specialist as part of the MDT

16:00-16:15 Summary and Close





Directions

By Car:

Parking is generally limited on campus but there are two options:

Park and Ride

The Park and Ride facilities are very popular (map attached). Depending on where the participants are travelling from, the two closest facilities are:

Parking is free at both sites and the bus costs under £3 for a return journey to the site.

Cycling

There is plenty of cycle parking around the campus.

By train

The campus is approximately 2 miles from the train station (30 min walk, 10 min cycle, 5 min bus). Buses can be caught outside the station.

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Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute

Robinson Way

Cambridge

CB2 0RE

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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