Annual trainee oncology meeting (ATOM) 2019

When: 
Saturday 11 May 2019 to Sunday 12 May 2019
Venue address: 
The Said Business School, Park End Street, OXFORD
CPD credits: 
10

We’re excited to welcome you to Oxford for ATOM 2019, which offers a packed and diverse programme. ‘Breaking news’ sessions will highlight seminal papers from the last year, and Oxford academics will showcase their research into stratified medicine for radiotherapy. We will discuss healthcare innovation, and how to carve a career as a chief investigator, in addition to updates on extracranial SBRT and immunotherapy toxicity. Hope to see you there! ​

Organiser: Dr Rebecca Shakir, Oxford

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Saturday 11 May 2019
TimingsLecture title Speaker

10:00

Registration

11:00

Welcome and introduction

Organising Committee

11:15

Research opportunities in clinical oncology 

Professor Tim Maughan, Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford

11:45

My PhD: the pitfalls and hidden benefits

Dr Sean O’Cathail,Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford

12:15

Symposium: Stratified medicine for radiotherapy 
Chair: Professor Tim Maughan
*Sponsored by Genesis Care

  1. Increasing tumour radiosensitivity
    Professor Geoff Higgins, Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford
  2. Theranostics
    Professor Kate Vallis, Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford 

13:15

Lunch                   

14:15

The epidemiology of radiotherapy

Dr David Cutter, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

14:45

Avoiding and managing complaints and coroners
 

Dr Bernadette Lavery, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

15:15

Tea

15:45

Extracranial SBRT       

Professor Maria Hawkins, Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford

16:15

“I have this great idea….what now?” Healthcare innovation            

Dr Mike Stein, CEO of Valo Therapeutics 

16:45

Being a Chief Investigator

Professor Somnath Mukherjee, Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford

17:15

End of day

20:00   

Course dinner – Hawkwell House Hotel

*Genesis Care have provided funding for this symposia, but 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 12 May 2019

Timings

Lecture title

Speaker

09:45

Registration and coffee

10:00

What is the college doing for you?
                       

Dr Jonathan Chambers, Co-Chair of the ORF,   Dr Rebecca Shakir, Co-Chair of the ORF and Dr Hannah Tharmalingam, Vice-President-Elect, The Royal College of Radiologists

10:30              

Minimally invasive functional neurosurgery

Mr Puneet Plaha, Consultant Neurosurgeon, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

10:50

Breaking news: Head and neck cancer
                       

Dr Ketan Shah, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

11:10

Breaking news: Breast cancer
                         

Dr Simon Lord, Department of Oncology, Oxford University

11:40

Brunch

12:30
 

Burnout in oncology                

Dr Jeanette Dickson, Mount Vernon Hospital and President-Elect, The Royal College of Radiologists    

13:00

Breaking news: Colorectal cancer

Dr Rebecca Muirhead, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

13:30  

Breaking news: Upper GI cancer 

Dr Rob Owens, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

14:00

Tea

14:20

FRCR Part 1

Dr Hiba Al Chamal,  
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

FRCR Part 2
Dr Phil Charlton, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

 

Preparing to be a consultant
Dr Rob Owens,  Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

14:50

Managing immunotherapy toxicity

Dr Miranda Payne, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

15:20

From scientist to patient: A change of perspective

Dr Tim Humphrey, Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford

15:50

Announcement of next year’s host

16:00

Meeting close

Booking

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.

Bookings for this meeting are no longer being taken. Please contact the Conference Office for availability on 020 7406 5942.

 

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

The Conference and Programmes office do have their own privacy policy, should you wish to review this ahead of making your booking.

Registration form

Accommodation and course dinner

Accomodation and dinner 

Included in the course fee is the course dinner and accomodation for Saturday 11 May, both of which are being held at the Hawkwell House Hotel. Transportation will be provided between The Said Business 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 27 March 2019: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £15 administration fee
  • On or between Thursday 28 March and Thursday 25 April 2019: 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 26 April 2019: No transfer or refund permitted

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