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UK Oncology Nursing Society (UKONS) book launch: Fundamentals of Cancer Care.



About this event
UKONS are thrilled to invite you to join us for the launch of our recent publication, Fundamentals of Cancer Care. This educational event will be chaired by Marks Foulkes UKONS president. The book chapter authors will present an overview of their chapter and there will be an opportunity to meet the editors, authors and publisher.

This is a free event and lunch will be provided.


10:30 Welcome and intro – (Mark Foulkes)

10.40 Overview of target audience, ethos of the book and chapters (Dr Verna Lavender)

11.00 Using the book to support practice-based learning (Nellie Kumaralingam)

11.20 Using the book to support education for cancer care professionals (Dr Karen Campbell)

11.40 EBN Health publishing (Duncan Enright)

12.00 Q&A with book editors and publisher

12.15 Lunch

13.00 Patient experience of cancer (Verna Lavender on behalf of Gary Hooker )

13.15 Cancer patient pathways (Hilary Baker)

13.30 Clinical research (Sandie Wellman)

13.45 Acute oncology (Philippa Jones)

14.00 Principles of treating side effects (Pearly Thomas TBC)

14.15 Immunotherapy and its side effects – (Nellie Kumaralingam)

14.30 Principles of Palliative Care (Elizabeth Flannery)

14.45 Q&A with chapter authors

15.00 Close