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Early career cancer nurse?

Identifying the Education, Training and Support Needs of European Young Cancer Nurses

We are seeking expressions of interest from young cancer nurses to participate in a focus group. Nurses are eligible to participate if they are from a European country, are under 35 years of age and are working with people affected by cancer. 

We would like to invite eligible nurses to participate in focus groups which will be conducted between September and December 2019, as follows:  • Face to face focus groups: conducted during EONS12 at ESMO in Barcelona between September 27th and September 30th, 2019.  • Online focus groups and interviews: conducted via Skype and Zoom between October and December 2019. 

Master Level Acute Oncology -- Online Module

From September 2019

The Acute Clinical Oncology module offered by the University of Liverpool, is a multi-professional, eight-week, online course aimed at developing the practitioner’s in-depth knowledge of assessment and management of acute oncology presentations.

Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care Annual Conference

18 September 2019

Featuring a mix of high-quality speakers, extensive poster display, arts space and delegate interaction

Non-Medical Prescribing in Cancer Care

20 September 2019

This conference focuses on Non-Medical Prescribing in Cancer Care. Through national updates and practical case studies the conference will demonstrate how the effective use of non-medical

prescribing in cancer care can improve patient care, experience and outcomes.

Online Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy Administration and Patient Care module

24 September 2019

Guy's Cancer Academy are pleased to offer an online course: Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy Administration and Patient Care, accredited by King's College London.

ESMO 2019 Congress – ‘Translating Science into better cancer patient care’

27 Sep - 01 Oct 2019

ESMO is delighted to announce that the ESMO 2019 annual Congress will take place in partnership with the European Association for Cancer Research (EACR) from 27 September to 1 October 2019, at the Fira Barcelona, Spain.

Hereditary Breast Cancer Study Day- North West Thames Regional Genetics Service

30 September 2019  10:00 – 16:30

This study day aims to provide an update on genetic testing and genetic counselling provision for families affected by hereditary breast cancer.


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

7 October 2019

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

Pancreatic Cancer UK National Study Day

7 October 2019

This National Study Day brings together nurses and dietitians from around the country to learn about the latest developments in pancreatic cancer.

Cancer and Fertility Study Day 2019

11 October 2019  10:00-16:00

Infertility after treatment remains one of the most common long-term consequences of cancer treatment.

EBMT UK NAP 50th Educational Meeting

18 October 2019

This meeting is aimed at nurses and allied health professionals working in Haematopoietic Stem Cell transplantation. The meeting has an excellent, varied programme that will be interesting to adult and childrens teams. 


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

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.


UKONS Research Member's Interest Group

21 November 2019  14:00-18:00

Ahead of the 2019 UKONS 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 are a cancer nurse interested in, or undertaking, research at any level then please do 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

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. 

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.