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Spring into Action against Cancer

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Lessof Auditorium, Education Centre

University Hospital Lewisham

Lewisham High Street

London

SE13 6LH

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This is an opportunity to come and learn how you can make a difference to early identification of cancer in Lewisham.

Learning Outcomes

  • To provide attendees with update on cancer prevalence in Lewisham
  • To provide attendees with tips on how to detect cancer earlier
  • To give practical information and tools to attendees to help them manage a suspected cancer diagnosis
  • To give practical information and tools to attendees to help them improve cancer outcomes for people in Lewisham

Target audience

All primary care HCPs (GPs, Practice Nurses, Community Pharmacy teams, District Nurses, Dieticians, Therapists, HCAs and physicians assistants)

Speakers will include:

Catherine Mbema, Public Health, Lewisham Council;

Ms Linsell, Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon, Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust

Prostate Cancer UK


Agenda

12.30-1pm: Lunch & Networking

1pm-1.20pm: Welcome and Introduction

1.20-1.40pm: Cancer and Lewisham

1.40-3pm:

  • Lung Cancer
  • Bowel Cancer (and screening)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer

3-3.15: Action for Practice: Tools and Resources

3.15-3.30pm: Wrap-up and Close


RSVP by signing up through the Eventbrite website.

If you have any questions, please contact

Emily Wighton

Lewisham CEPN Darzi Fellow

emily.wighton@nhs.net

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