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Online GP Education Day: Thursday 26 November 2020

Registration is now open for our online GP Education Day on Thursday 26 November 2020, focusing on the early diagnosis and management of Head and Neck Cancers.

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, we have moved our usual face-to-face GP education events online. 

Please find registration details below

Topic: Head and Neck Cancers

Date: Thursday 26 November 2020

Time: 9.00am 

Event programme

9.00am

  • Welcome to our Head and Neck Cancers Online GP Education Day
  • Professor Christopher Nutting (Chair)
  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist, The Royal Marsden

9.15am

  • Minimally invasive surgery in head and neck cancer
  • Professor Vinidh Paleri
  • Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon, The Royal Marsden

9.45am

  • Thyroid cancer update
  • Dr Dae Kim
  • Consultant Head & Neck Surgeon, The Royal Marsden

10.15am

  • Latest developments in immunotherapy for head and neck cancer
  • Professor Kevin Harrington
  • Professor of Biological Cancer Therapies, The Royal Marsden

10.45am

Break

11.00am

  • Sweetening the pill: what can be done to improve swallowing after treatment
  • Professor Christopher Nutting
  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist, The Royal Marsden

11.30am

  • Human papillomavirus and head and neck cancer
  • Dr Shreerang Bhide
  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist, The Royal Marsden

12.00pm

  • Managing pain in head and neck cancer patients
  • Dr Matthew Brown
  • Consultant in Pain in oncology patients

12.30pm

End

*Please note, programme is subject to change.

The Royal Marsden GP Education Series

The GP Education Series, funded by The Royal Marsden Private Care, is a free programme of learning tools providing advice on the early diagnosis and management of the post treatment complications of cancer, giving clear guidance on when to make a referral. We take a symptom-led approach in all our materials to ensure they mirror your day-to-day practice.

To register your attendance, please complete your details below.

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For more information, contact our Events Manager Sophina Khan, or telephone 020 7811 8256.

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