EVENTS

Click here to see the Events Calendar for listings of all our current events!

UK Oncology Forum

16 June 2022

The UK Oncology Forum now enters its eighteenth year; we are delighted that the meeting will take place in Belfast16 & 17 June. The past two years have seen many challenges for medical meetings and for healthcare professionals, we look forward to welcoming UK HCPS back to a F2F conference.

The forum is ABPI code compliant with an emphasis on the patient being central to all the educational activities. We adhere to full disclosure guidelines. The oncology forum is fully endorsed by UKONS and is accredited by the RCP.

The 2022 UK Oncology Forum meeting is fully supported with no registration fee for UK HCPS only, ensuring that NHS cancer HCPS from across the UK can attend this highly educational, CME accredited, multi-disciplinary meeting (post ASCO). Refreshments, lunches, and conference dinner will be free of charge at the ICC only.

Travel & accommodation unfortunately cannot be supported. Please visit the programme and meeting page which provided a list of suitable airlines links and hotels near to the ICC Belfast.

REGISTER HERE 

Macmillan Cancer Support’s Virtual Best Practice Forum

21 July 2022  12:30-13:30

Join to hear from the Macmillan Preston Area Engagement (M-PACE) Project - a co-produced community engagement project that identified a local need for support in reducing the fear around cancer, and the provision of improved, more culturally competent cancer services.

Breast Cancer Now webinar: Supporting patients’ mental health needs

14 July 2022

The session will be chaired by Cassie Kingswell, Clinical Nurse Specialist at Breast Cancer Now, and the guest speaker is Jane Clark, Lead Clinical Psychologist. 

UKONS Annual Conference 2022

Royal Marsden Course and Study Days

June 2022 onwards

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

The Royal Marsden School and Conference Centre upcoming virtual events:

The 11th Annual Conference on Anaesthesia for Major Surgery: What's New?, 30 June 2022

Demystifying the science behind targeted treatments and immunotherapies for malignant melanoma, 4 July 2022

Demystifying the Science behind Targeted Treatments and Immunotherapies for Bowel Cancer, 5 July 2022

CAR-T Virtual Study Day, 18 July 2022

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.

Blood Cancer UK- Introduction to Haemato-Oncology Nursing

This free RCN accredited training module is ideal for any ward nurses and new starters on the haematology ward. Over the 10 chapters in this course, you will build on basic haemato-oncological concepts to support a foundation of nursing practice for caring for blood cancer patients.

GSST Virtual Cancer Genetics Course

2 May - 5 July 2022  Six half day sessions

This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. The course is designed for all healthcare professionals working in primary care and specialist settings including oncology, breast care, gynae-oncology, gastroenterology and screening services.