Commissioning Chemotherapy

Agenda

09.30

Arrival, registration and refreshments


Morning Sessions

Chair: Dr Verna Lavender, UKONS President

09.50

Welcome and introduction

Chair, UK Chemotherapy Board

10.00

Session to be confirmed

Dr Anne Rigg, Chair of the NHS England Chemotherapy Clinical Reference Group

10.25

Cancer in childhood

Speaker to be confirmed

10.50

Questions from the audience

Facilitated by: Dr Verna Lavender

11.10

Refreshments and exhibition

11.35

Looking to the horizon: New cancer medicines coming soon

Steve Williamson, NHS England Lead Cancer Pharmacist

12.00

Sepsis an its implications in caring for people with Cancer


Dr Ron Daniels, Chief Executive, UK Sepsis Trust

12.25

Questions from the audience

Facilitated by: Dr Verna Lavander

12.45

Buffet lunch and exhibition


Afternoon sessions

Chair: Dr Ruth Board, Consultant Medical Oncologist, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

13.45

Blood sugars and SACT

Dr Nalinie Joharatnam-Hogan, Medical Oncologist SpR, CRUK Clinical Research Fellow

14.05

CRUK SACT consent forms

Alia Nizam, Specialist Oncology Pharmacist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

14.25

Medication related osteonecrosis of the jaw

Vinod Patel, Consultant Oral Surgeon, Guy's Dental Hospital and Dr Janine Mansi, Medical Oncologist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

14.45

Questions from the audience

Facilitate by Dr Ruth Board

15.00

Refreshments and exhibition

15.20

Prescribing chemotherapy in the elderly or frail

Dr Richard Simcock, Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Bright and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust & Consultant Medical Advisor,  Macmillan Cancer Support

14.45

It's the little things that matter

Liz O'Riordan, Consultant breast surgeon and breast cancer patient

Author of the 'The Complete Guide to Breast Cancer'

16.10

Questions from the audience

Facilitated by Dr Ruth Board

16.30

Conference close

Chair, UK Chemotherapy Board