Greater Manchester Cancer Academy Webinar List 2023/24

Best Management of Anal Cancers and Key Advances (webinar)

Thursday 23rd November 2023

14:00 – 15:30

This webinar will take a broad look at anal cancer with a variety of subject matter experts joining us to present at this bitesize session as we discuss radical and emerging treatments for different types of anal cancer. We will take into account the importance of patient perspective and explore personalised care in the form of radiotherapy late effects. 

Suitable for all Healthcare Professionals including Consultants, Junior Doctors, Medical Students and Clinical Nurse Specialists.

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Managing Cancer in Older Patients

Thursday 25th January 2024

12:00 – 14:00

Advancing age is one of the most important risk factors for cancer and also frailty. Older adults with cancer are a heterogenous group, with half experiencing a degree of frailty.

This webinar will cover all important considerations when looking after older patients with cancer, including interventions to optimise and support these patients and their families.

Registration Link: On-demand



Management of New Diagnosis of Brain Metastases

Available to watch on-demand

This webinar aims to provide confidence for peripheral hospital medical teams or managing patients with brain metastases and is aimed to offer as much practical advice as possible. 

Suitable for Hospital Doctors, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals involved in the management of patients with brain metastases.

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Clinical Update: Cancer Waiting Times (CWT) Guidance Changes (V12.0) and Delivering These Standards in Practice

Available to watch on-demand

This session was run by Lisa Galligan-Dawson (Director of Performance at the Greater Manchester Cancer Alliance) and provides an update on the new national cancer waiting times. 

Suitable for all healthcare professionals in Greater Manchester - cancer service teams, clinical teams, operational teams, primary care and secondary care - anyone involved in delivering cancer pathways in GM. 

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