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Involving Communities Increasing Uptake: Showcasing Screening Initiatives

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Gujarat Hindu Society and Community Centre

South Meadow Lane

Preston

PR1 8JN

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Showcasing Bowel Screening Initiatives across the North West

The conference will showcase successful initiatives involving communities and local groups across the North West region that look to promote and increase the uptake of the National Bowel Cancer Screening Programme.

Lunch will be provided on arrival.

12:00pm – 12:45pm Registration & Refreshment. Speakers to start promptly at 12:45.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Billie Moores - Regional Head of Quality Assurance (North)

  • Steve Smith - BCSP North West and Midlands Hub Director

  • Jonny Hirst - Beating Bowel Cancer, North West Regional Manager

  • Shahida Hanif and Sadiq Patel - Blackburn CVS and Lancashire Bowel Screening Team

  • Christine Sharples - CRUK Health Professional Engagement Facilitator

  • Dr Neil Smith - Cancer Lead, Pennine, Lancs, Macmillian & CRUK GP

  • Dr Chrissie Hunt - Cancer lead South Cumbria Macmillian & CRUK GP

  • Dr John Scott - GP and bowel screening specialist

  • Lisa Jowitt, Greater Manchester Health Improvement Team

  • Aliya Bukhari – Voice of BME Trafford

  • Naz Zaman, Lancs BME Network


The event is aimed at:

CCG Cancer Commissioners, Primary and Secondary Care Cancer Leads, GPs and GP Practice Teams from across the North West, Lead Clinicans, Screening Centre staff, cancer charities and anyone else who has an interest in increasing early diagnosis by improving screening uptake.



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