Annual trainee oncology meeting (ATOM) 2018

When: 
Saturday 12 May 2018 to Sunday 13 May 2018
Venue address: 
The Christie Hospital, 550 Wilmslow Road, MANCHESTER, M20 4BX
CPD credits: 
9

Manchester is excited to host ATOM’18. Our programme focuses on; ‘Practical Radiotherapy in Photons and Protons’ and ‘Personal Development for Future Oncologists’.  We will cover aspects of advanced technical radiotherapy of MR Linac and Proton whilst covering broader aspects relevant to all.  We look forward to welcoming you to Manchester. 

Meeting organiser: Dr Shermaine Pan

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Saturday 12 May 2018

Saturday 12 May 2018 

10:00

Registration

11:00

Welcome introduction
Dr Lip Lee, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

11:15

The future landscape of radiotherapy 
Professor Rob Bristow, University of Manchester

1145

Understanding proton therapy and use in clinical practice
Dr Rovel Colaco, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

12:15

 

Symposium I – Radiotherapy and immunotherapy
Sponsored by MSD*
Chair: Professor Corrine Faivre-Finn, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

i. Science of immunotherapy and radiotherapy  
    Dr Richard Walshaw, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
 
ii. Clinical practice: the present
    Dr Matthew Chiu, Institute of Cancer Research, London
 
iii. Clinical practice: the future  
     Professor  Corrine Faivre-Finn, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

13:15

Lunch

14:00

 

Stream A

Guide to Part 1 FRCR
Dr Juliette Loncaster, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust and Dr William Croxford, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Stream B

Guide to Part 2 FRCR
Dr Peter Bliss, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust

14:30

 

Career as an academic clinical oncologist Dr Ananya Choudhury, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Doctors as managers
Dr Wendy Makin, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust 

15:00

Break

15:15

Best use of out of programme opportunities
Dr Andrew McPartlin, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Medical negligence: who is to blame – system or self? 
Mr James Edmondson, Solicitor, 
Clarke Willmott

15:45

Engaging with The Royal College of Radiologists
Dr David Woolf, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Survival Guide To MDTs
Dr Wiebke Appel, Royal Preston Hospital

16:15

*Optional Tour of Proton Centre or MRI Linac (details to follow)

20:00

Course dinner, INNSIDE Manchester

 

*MSD have provided funding for this symposia, but have had no involvement in the agenda, content or selection of the faculty

 

Please note that the sponsors listed below have had no involvement in the agenda, content or selection of the faculty.

Contact us

For any queries relating to this event please contact

Professional Learning and Development
The Royal College of Radiologists
63 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London
WC2A 3JW

email: conf@rcr.ac.uk

Tel: 020 7406 5942

Sunday 13 May 2018

Sunday 13 May 2018

09:45

Registration and coffee

10:00

Geriatric oncology
Dr Shane O’Hanlon, St. Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin

10:30

Implication of long term toxicities in radiation therapy in young adults
Dr Ed Smith, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

11:00

Debate: Who is leading the way? Emeline or MR Linac?
Chair: Dr Ananya Choudhury, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

11:45

Brunch

12:30

 

 

 

 

 

Symposium II - Molecular radiotherapy (MRT): radionuclide targeted therapy
Sponsored by Bayer*
Chair: Dr Prakash Manoharan, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

i. Concept of theranostics and MRT in neuroendocrine tumour 
   Dr Amarjot Chander, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust 

ii. MRT in Prostate carcinoma and future developments
    Dr John Logue, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

iii. Radioiodine treatment for thyroid cancer
     Dr Claire Arthur, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
13:30Image-guided and adaptive radiotherapy
Professor Peter Hoskin, East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust

14:00

Breaking News I: prostate cancer
Dr James Wylie, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

14:20

Breaking News II: immune checkpoint blockade for NSCLC
Dr Raffaele Califano, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

14:40

Break

15:00

Breaking News III: breast cancer
Dr Anne Armstrong, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

15:20

Breaking news IV: GI cancer 
Dr Ganesh Radhakrishna, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

15:40

Announcement of next year’s host

16:00

Meeting close

* Bayer plc have provided funding for this symposia, but have had no involvement in the agenda, content or selection of the faculty

Please note that the sponsors listed below have had no involvement in the agenda, content or selection of the faculty.

Booking

£130 attendance fee which includes the two-day conference, transport between the venue and the hotel on Saturday evening and Sunday morning, all meals and hotel accommodation on Saturday evening.

Online booking, using a credit or debit card, is available to members and Fellows.

Add to waiting list

If you are not a member or Fellow, please print the Registration Form, complete and return with payment by post to:
The Professional Learning and Development Office, The Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JW

Registration form

Venue

Venue information

The Christie Hospital

550 Wilmslow Road
MANCHESTER
M20 4BX
United Kingdom

Accomodation and course dinner

Included in the course fee is the course dinner and accomodation for Saturday 12 May, both of which are being held at the INNSIDE Manchester. Transportation will be provided between The Christie and the hotel on Saturday evening and on Sunday morning. 

Cancellation

Cancellation

Notice of cancellation must be given in writing or by email to the Conference and Programmes Officer: conf@rcr.ac.uk.

Delegates wishing to cancel or transfer a place on a meeting:

  • On or before Wednesday 28 March 2018: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £15 administration fee
  • On or between Wednesday 29 March and Thursday 26 April 2018: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £25 administration fee
  • On or after Friday 27 April 2018: No transfer or refund permitted

Sponsors