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UKONS Annual Conference 2021

11th - 13th November

Cancer Survivorship Summit: Improving Outcomes for People Living with and Beyond Cancer

20 October 2021

This National Conference takes a practical approach to improving practice and outcomes for those living with and beyond cancer, moving from surviving to thriving.

UK Virtual Oncology Forum

Thursday, 21st October 2021 and Friday, 22nd October 2021

The UK Oncology Forum is hosting a free virtual online event on Thursday 21 and Friday 22 October.

Prehabilitation in Cancer Care: Principles & Practice

5 November 2021

This conference provides a practical guide to delivering an effective prehabilitation programme, ensuring patients are fit for cancer surgery or treatment.

Advanced Prostate Cancer Biomarker Webinar

29 November 2021  17:00 – 16:00

Guy’s Cancer Academy would like to invite you to a free webinar chaired by Professor Johann De Bono about Prostate Cancer Biomarkers.

Nurse Prescribing in Cancer Care

3 December 2021

Through national updates and practical case studies this conference will demonstrate how the effective use of nurse prescribing in cancer care can improve patient care, experience and outcomes.

The International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC) 2022

February 23rd 2022 – February 25th 2022

The ISNCC is excited to announce the International Conference on Cancer Nursing 2022 

UK EBMT Nurses and AHP Group

15 October 2021

Topics will include- Caring for the care giver (preventing burnout in health care professionals), Chronic GVHD, VOD, late effects and survivorship. For the first time we have invited those who have presented posters at the main meeting to present at our UK meeting to try and capture a flavour of the main EBMT meeting. There will be representation from the multidisciplinary team including Medical, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy and a therapist. 

UKONS Young Cancer/Early Careers Nurses Network virtual educational event

13 October 2021

The UKONS Young Cancer/Early Careers Nurses Network is delighted to invite you to join us for our free virtual educational event held in collaboration with The Christie School of Oncology.

On Wednesday 13th October 2021 between 4pm-7pm - via live stream.

UK Oncology Forum 2021

21st & 22nd Oct

UKOF have designed the 2021 programme to include important discussion around the Covid-19 crisis and its impact on cancer treatments and services across the UK. But more importantly what we have learnt and the need to disseminate and share best practice.

Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Advances Day 2021

10 November 2021

Register to attend in person or watch a live stream

We are pleased to announce the programme is now available for the next Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Advances Daywhich is being held on Wednesday 10th November 2021.

Oncology Advanced Practice Forum

9 November 2021  14:00 - 15:30

Event will be hosted on Teams.

During this session we will be working towards creating a collaborative oncology knowledge and capability framework to support trainee ACP's and ACP's with evidencing their portfolio and to support ongoing learning and development.

UK MDS Forum Education Day

9 November 2021

The programme will start with a session focussing on treatments, followed by a trials update. The Terry Hamblin Memorial Lecture – The role of molecular genetics in the prognosis of MDS – will be delivered by Prof Elli Papaemmanuil and the day will end with clinical case presentations with discussion.

Global Power of Nursing 2021 conference

Tue 16, Wed 17 & Thu 18 Nov

Tuesday 16 November 2021, 13.00 – 17.00

East, Wednesday 17 November 2021, 07.00 – 09.00

West, Thursday 18 November, 18.00 – 20.00

The UKONS sponsored Global Power of Oncology Nursing (GPON) conference is held annually as part of London Global Cancer Week, showcasing the nursing contribution to tackling the global burden of cancer. 

21 BASO Multidisciplinary Prize – Call for Abstracts

20th-21st November

The 2021 BASO Annual Scientific (virtual) Meeting is to be held on 20-21 November 2021. This year, we will have a dedicated poster and oral presentation prize for the MDTs

The UK Chemotherapy Board Annual Conference

25 November 2021

This national conference is aimed at all NHS Healthcare Professionals with an interest and role in the planning and commissioning of cancer services and the management of patients with cancer.

TYA Global Congress

Wed 1st & Thu 2nd December

Join us on Wednesday 1st & Thursday 2nd December 2021 for the world’s most significant event in adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer care, the 4th Global Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Congress.

Spotlight on end-of-life care for those with a learning disability

10 December 2021

Facilitators:  Simon Jones, Kimberley Ashwin, Claud Regnard, Dorothy Matthews, Chris Connell, Alison Chapman, Tom Crook

This study day has been developed to help hospice and palliative care staff, as well as primary care staff and all involved in the care of those with learning disabilities, to feel more confident and knowledgeable about the care they offer. We will consider definitions of learning disabilities and tools to assess distress, recent guidance helping to develop our care, and the holistic nature of end-of-life care.


Genomics Education Programme (GEP)

Through the NHS Genomic Medicine Service (GMS) in England, more healthcare professionals than ever before will be able to access genomic testing for their patients for the first time. To prepare the workforce for these tests and the impact their results will have, the Genomics Education Programme (GEP) has developed a series of supporting courses and resources to aid those who will use the service.

Call for abstracts - Public Health Palliative Care

15 January 2022

Abstracts are invited for the 7th International Public Health Palliative Care ConferenceDemocratising caring, dying and grieving: participation, action, understanding and evaluation. The deadline for submission of abstracts is 15 January 2022.

LGBTQ+ STEMinar 2022

14 January 2022

The 7th LGBTQ+ STEMinar will be organized by STEM Village and STEM Equals and co-hosted at the University of Strathclyde and the University of Glasgow on Follow along on twitter using the hashtag #LGBTQSTEMinar22.

Royal Marsden Course and Study Days

September 2021 - January 2022

The Royal Marsden Education and Conference Centre is known worldwide for its exciting programme of cancer study days and conferences 


Anthony Nolan Study days

Fri 12th November & Fri 3rd December

Transplant Education Days for Nurses and AHPs

Advanced Communication Skills Training

10 - 11th Feb or 7 - 8th April 2022

The new blended learning ACST Model for senior healthcare professionals 

  • Interactive demonstrations and opportunities to practice 
  • Give and receive feedback in a safe learning environment
  • Participant-led agenda using experienced facilitators and actors

Breath-Body-mind Integration - (Foundation Level)

11 March 2022

Facilitator: Kate Binnie

This course is for healthcare professionals and therapists interested in broadening their skill set and developing a practical holistic approach to helping patients with common and difficult system “clusters” that are acknowledged to be bi-directionally affected by emotion and suffering (e.g. breathlessness-anxiety & pain-depression-fatigue).

Contemporary Spiritual Healthcare

16 March 2022

Whatever our profession or job role we have a responsibility to offer spiritual care to our patients. But what does this mean in the current health climate? How can we do this to the best of our ability along with the other competing demands on our time?