Breast cancer meeting 2018

When: 
Tuesday 25 September 2018
Venue address: 
The Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3JW
CPD credits: 
5

This one-day programme provides an update on recent developments in locoregional and systemic therapies for breast cancer. Topics include partial breast, internal mammary chain, and pre-mastectomy irradiation, stereotactic radiotherapy for oligometastatic disease, endocrine therapy duration, systemic therapy & immunotherapy for triple-negative breast cancer, and finally a debate on the role of protons. 

Meeting organisers: Dr Anna Kirby and Professor David Dodwell

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Programme

Tuesday 25 September 2018

Time Speaker
09:30

Registration

09:50Welcome and introduction

Dr Anna Kirby, Royal Marsden Hospital and Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton

Radiotherapy
10:00Partial breast radiotherapy: who, when and how?

Dr Charlotte Coles, Cambridge University 

10:30All you need to know about implementing internal mammary chain radiotherapy

Dr Anna Kirby, Royal Marsden and Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton

11:00Radiotherapy and reconstruction: time for RT to go first?

Dr Suzy Cleator, Imperial Healthcare, London

11:30

Coffee

11:50Stereotactic radiotherapy for oligometastatic disease in breast cancer

Dr Gerry Hanna, Queen’s University Hospital, Belfast

12:15Improving treatments in early breast cancer: is the era of the randomised controlled trial over?

Professor David Dodwell, Leeds Teaching Hospitals

12:45

Lunch

Systemic therapy
13:30Endocrine therapy: 5yrs vs10yrs and how to manage the side-effects

Dr Marina Parton, Royal Marsden, London

14:00Update on systemic therapy for triple-negative breast cancer

Professor Andrew Tutt, Guy’s and St. Thomas’s, London

14:30Immunotherapy for breast cancer

Professor Peter Schmid, Barts Cancer Institute, London

15:00

Tea

15:20

Debate: This house believes that protons have (almost) no role in breast cancer management 

For: Professor David Dodwell, Leeds Teaching Hospitals
Against: Professor Karol Sikora, Chief Medical Officer, Proton Partners International

16:10

Vote

16:20Final remarks and meeting close

Professor David Dodwell, Leeds Cancer Centre

 

 

 

 

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

Booking

Registration fees:

Consultant member:                                       £204
Consultant non-member:                                 £252
Trainee member:                                              £140
Trainee non-member:                                       £184
Retired member:                                              £140
Allied healthcare professionals and nurses:  £140
Lay members, medical students and patients: £140
Industry:                                                            £275

This meeting is now full. Please call 020 7406 5942 for availability.

Online booking, using a credit or debit card, is available to members and Fellows.
If you are not a member or Fellow, please print the Registration Form, complete and return with payment by post to:
The Conference 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. 

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

 

 
Venue

Venue information

The Royal College of Radiologists

63 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London
WC2A 3JW
United Kingdom

 

Cancellation

Cancellation

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

  • On or before Monday 13 August 2018: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £15 administration fee
  • Between Tuesday 14 August 2018 and Monday 10 September 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 Tuesday 11 September 2018: No transfer or refund permitted

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