Education and training for healthcare professionals

UCL Frontiers of Oncology: Haematology

Date: 1 July 2016
Location: Royal College of Physicians

A one day medical education meeting bringing together a notable faculty of Haematology experts from UCL and beyond who will preview the latest advances in research, consider the likely impact on the clinic of tomorrow, and discuss and debate the pertinent issues which are affecting Haematologists across the UK.

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Want to understand the science behind targeted treatments for leukaemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma?

Date: 5 July 2016
Location: Royal Marsden Hospital, London

Description: In this study day I describe and explain the unique cellular and genetic features of cancers affecting white blood cells. And I go through the scientific logic behind a diverse range of targeted treatments licensed for these cancers such as anti-CD20 monoclonal antibodies, B cell receptor signalling blockers and JAK2 inhibitors. I also include upcoming treatments such as Bcl-2, FLT3 and CDK inhibitors, anti-PD-1 antibodies, and new antibodies for multiple myeloma.

Level: Intermediate/advanced

Audience: Ideal for research nurses, pharmacists, pharmaceutical companies, junior doctors or anyone who has been on one of my other courses

Cost: £150
Book your place online, or call the Marsden’s education centre to book your place on 020 7808 2921.

London and South East Regional Focus on Lymphoma Study Day

Date: 7 July 2016
Location: Human Rights Action Centre, 25 New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA

This one day course provides an overview of the treatment and management of both Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphomas and will also explore the support needs of patients and their families. It is an ideal introduction to lymphatic cancers for nurses, allied healthcare professionals and staff new to haemato-oncology; and a great refresher for more experienced staff.

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The Christie Advanced Radiotherapy Summer School

Date:
11 July 2016 to 14 July 2016
Location: Education Centre (Dept. 17), The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX

The Christie Advanced Radiotherapy Summer School is an opportunity to learn about recent advances in radiotherapy from leading practitioners in the field.

Programme

  • Mon: Proton beam therapy
  • Tues: Adaptive radiotherapy
  • Wed: SABR/SRS
  • Thurs: Brachytherapy

The course is designed as an integrated programme but one day attendance options are available

Suitable for: Radiographers, medical physicists and clinicians as well as those from a more academic environment who wish to learn more about this subject.

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National Specialist Lymphoma Training Programme: Lymphoma Management Course

Date:
18 July 2016 to 19 July 2016
Location: Keble College, University of Oxford

The Lymphoma Association’s highly respected two day lymphoma management course for specialist trainees returns to Keble College in 2016. This course provides a comprehensive overview of the diagnosis, treatment and management of lymphomas, and is ideal preparation for professional exams.

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18th Meeting of the European Association for Haematopathology

Date:
3 September 2016 to 8 September 2016
Location: Basel, Switzerland

The programme will offer a well-balanced mixture of scientific and practical issues of the topics to be covered. The faculty will include internationally renowned speakers that will address the most recent issues and controversies in the field of hematopathology.

Further information and registration

Medicine and Me, Living with Lymphoma

Date: 15 September 2016
Location: Royal Society of Medicine, London

This meeting is organised jointly with the Royal Society of Medicine, London and forms part of their established Medicine and Me series of meetings. This series aims to update us all on important conditions and gives a direct voice to patients and their carers to air their concerns on the impact of diagnosis, investigation and management.

The audience at this meeting will comprise of those with lymphoma, their families, carers and advocates, representing about 70% of those present; and clinicians and researchers, representing not more than 30%. Clinicians will include doctors, specialist nurses and others involved in the treatment and care of those who have this condition.

Bookings are taken by filling in the booking form, which you can download here, or by visiting www.rsm.ac.uk/medandme/lymphoma 

 

 

The Royal Marsden 2nd Annual National Haemato-Oncology Diagnostics Course

Date:
20 September 2016 to 21 September 2016
Location: Chester Beatty Laboratories, ICR, London

The aim of this course is to update clinicians with the array of diagnostics (imaging and pathology, including multiple 2016 NICE Guidelines and WHO classification) in haemato-oncology, with a multiparametric philosophy; contributing towards raising standards of patient clinical care and research across the NHS.

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European Symposium on Late Complications after Childhood Cancer

Date:
22 September 2016 to 23 September 2016
Location: Tivoli Hotel & Congress Center, Copenhagen, Denmark

This 2-day meeting will address the best practices in the detection and management of late complications after treatment of childhood cancer.

Register before 31 May to receive a special early bird rate. Registration closes 1 September.

Register now

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Current Perspectives in Haematological Malignancies 2016 series - Southampton meeting

Date: 29 September 2016
Location: Chilworth Manor, Southampton

Updates and hot topics in the changing face of the NHS: is the current model of drug development affordable and attainable?

Registration £60 plus VAT.

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Odyssey Fourth Cancer Survivorship Conference

Date: 30 September 2016
Location: Queens College Oxford

Living well…with and beyond cancer.

This conference features talks from expert speakers on different elements of cancer survivorship.

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Current Perspectives in Haematological Malignancies 2016 series - Leeds meeting

Date: 11 October 2016
Location: Hilton, Leeds City Centre

Updates and hot topics in the changing face of the NHS: is the current model of drug development affordable and attainable?

Registration £60 plus VAT.

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Current Perspectives in Haematological Malignancies 2016 series - Glasgow meeting

Date: 12 October 2016
Location: Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow

Updates and hot topics in the changing face of the NHS: is the current model of drug development affordable and attainable?

Registration £60 plus VAT.

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Lymphoma Masterclass 2016

Date: 18 October 2016
Location: Human Rights Action Centre, London

This event is for lymphoma and haematology CNSs, ANPs and AHPs.

Online registration will open in July. If you would like a prompt when the page goes live, email conferences@lymphomas.org.uk

Current Perspectives in Haematological Malignancies 2016 series - Bristol meeting

Date: 3 November 2016
Location: Hilton Doubletree Hotel, Bristol

Updates and hot topics in the changing face of the NHS: is the current model of drug development affordable and attainable?

Registration £60 plus VAT.

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Late Medical Effects of Cancer Treatments

Date: 11 November 2016
Location: Royal College of Physicians

This 1-day conference will focus on the ‘medical’ late effects of cancer treatments and provide a forum to discuss best practice.

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