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EVENTS

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Study: cancer care in prison -- NHS Healthcare staff perspectives

In England many people are diagnosed with cancer each year. Little is known about the impact that being in prison has on the care of people diagnosed with cancer and more information is needed to better understand the challenges of managing care for people with cancer who are in prison. This research aims to fill that gap in knowledge by exploring the views of people with cancer, prison staff and prison and cancer health professionals. 

Lymphoma Action CNS Masterclass

23 October 2019

The Lymphoma Action CNS masterclass is for clinical nurse specialists and other nursing colleagues working in the field of Haemato-oncology. This course provides a unique insight into the treatment and management of lymphomas and is a great opportunity to network and share good practice.

Let's Talk About...Black Women and Breast Cancer

26 October 2019  09:00 – 17:00

Free Conference and Exhibition

King's College London, African Caribbean Medical Association invites you to:

"Let's Talk About... Black Women and Breast Cancer" the inaugural BAME breast cancer conference and exhibition.

Integrated Care System Guidance for Cancer Rehabilitation

30 October 2019

Transforming Cancer Services Team for London

12:45 – 16:30

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, 14 Bedford Row, London WC1R 4ED

Free Immunotherapy study day- London

1 November 2019  10:00-16:00

This is a free education event for nurses around Immunotherapy

The Point of Care Foundation

Sweeney Community Newsletter

The Point of Care Foundation is an independent charity with a mission to humanise healthcare. \their work developed from the Point of Care programme at The King’s Fund (2007-2013).

2019 NCRI Cancer Conference

3-5 November 2019

Join National Cancer Research Institute at their annual Conference in Glasgow between 3-5 November 2019.

UK Forum on Haemoglobin Disorders (UKFHD) 49th Academic Meeting Multidisciplinary Research Showcase

14 November 2019

St Catherine’s College, University of Oxford, Manor Road, Oxford OX1 3UJ

The UK Forum on Haemoglobin Disorders is a multi-disciplinary group of healthcare professionals interested in all aspects of sickle cell disease, thalassaemia and related conditions.

An Introduction to Cancer: Anatomy, Biology & Treatments 2019

20 Nov, 09:00 – Thu, 21 Nov

20 Nov, 09:00 – Thu, 21 Nov, 16:00, The Christie School of Oncology, Manchester

This is a two day course by David O’Halloran which presents a basic understanding of cancer. 

UKONS Research MIG: Pre-conference Research surgery

21 November 2019  14:00 – 18:00

Ahead of their 2019 conference UKONS would like to invite you to a free research surgery and networking event.  This event will bring cancer nurses together to share research ideas, hear from experts, learn together and provide an opportunity to network with colleagues.

If you a cancer nurse interested in, or undertaking, research at any level do please join us.

 

Understanding Colorectal Study Day

2 December 2019

2 December 2019 09:00 – 16:15 

St Mark's Hospital, Medical Education Centre

Level 6 St Mark's Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow HA1 3UJ

Fee: £50

Streamline your CUP Patient Pathway

3 December 2019

Birmingham City Football Ground, Birmingham

An insightful and interactive conference to enable enhanced referral processes, better developed diagnostic support for patients and effective delivery of care, ultimately leading to a more streamlined CUP patient pathway.

Clatterbridge Cancer Centre - Cancer modules for nurses and AHPs

Courses starting in September 2019, January 2020 and April 2020

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre in association with The University of Chester offers a range of 20 credit modules for nurses and AHPs. Modules can be taken on a standalone basis or in combination to form specific awards such as the Post Graduate Certificate in Cancer Care. 

Fertility preservation workshops South East

Preserving fertility is a relatively new care option for cancer patients and advances in reproductive technologies mean that young people and adults needing treatment that may affect their ability to have children may now have options for fertility preservation. 

   

The RCN Fertility Nursing Forum and British Infertility Counselling Association have collaborated to offer regional workshops for those caring for people requiring such treatments.   

Cancer and Haemato-oncology Courses

Birmingham City University offers a wide range of courses for those engaged in clinical practice in cancer care and haematology.

Macmillan Workshops Acute Oncology- Changing Landscape of Acute Cancer Care

20 November 2019  10:00-15:15

The care that acutely unwell cancer patients receive is increasingly provided by NHS professionals from across community, primary and secondary care rather than care solely within hospital oncology services. Macmillan is looking to explore the effects of this changing landscape on both patients and the workforce.

Macmillan Workshops Acute Oncology – Changing Landscape of Acute Cancer Care Belfast

29 November 2019  10:00-15:00

The care that acutely unwell cancer patients receive is increasingly provided by NHS professionals from across community, primary and secondary care rather than care solely within hospital oncology services. Macmillan is looking to explore the effects of this changing landscape on both patients and the workforce.

Northern Ireland Colorectal Cancer Study Day 2019

14 November 2019