Future of bladder cancer

When: 
Thursday 12 December 2019
Venue address: 
The Christie Hospital, 550 Wilmslow Road, MANCHESTER, M20 4BX
CPD credits: 
5

We are delighted to welcome you to Manchester for the second RCR bladder cancer meeting, which offers a packed and diverse programme. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn about the advances in imaging, treatment and rare variants of bladder cancer.

There will be the opportunity to take part in a contouring session before finishing off the day with a debate on the proposal: this house believes radiotherapy can cure non-muscle invasive bladder cancer.

Meeting organiser: Professor Ananya Choudhury, Manchester

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Programme

Thursday 12 December 

 

 Lecture titleSpeaker 

09.15

Registration and coffee

09.45

Welcome and introduction

Professor Peter Hoskin, University of Manchester/Christie NHS Foundation Trust

10.00

Rare variants in bladder cancer

Professor Eva Comperat, Hôpital Tenon, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris

10.20

Impact of radiobiology on radiotherapy for bladder cancer

Professor Catharine West, University of Manchester

10.40

Modern imaging and its role in bladder cancer diagnosis and treatment

Dr Yousef Alwan, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

11.00

Coffee

11.30

Management of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

Professor James Catto, University of Sheffield

11.50

Advances in systemic treatment of urothelial cancer

Dr Simon Crabb, University of Southampton

12.10

Advances in radiotherapy

Professor Ananya Choudhury, University of Manchester/Christie NHS Foundation Trust

12.30

Lunch

13.30

Radiotherapy outlining workshop 

Please note that delegates will need to bring their own laptops for this session.

Led by: Dr Shaista Hafeez, The Institute of Cancer Research and Professor Ann Henry, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

15.30

Tea/Coffee

16.00

Debate: This house believes radiotherapy can cure non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

Miss Alexandra Colquhoun, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge 
and 
Professor Peter Hoskin, University of Manchester/Christie NHS Foundation Trust

17.00

Closing remarks

Professor Ananya Choudhury, University of Manchester/Christie NHS Foundation Trust

 

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:                                         £208
Consultant non-member:                                  £257
Trainee member:                                              £143
Trainee non-member:                                       £188
Retired member:                                               £143
Allied healthcare professionals and nurses:     £143
Lay members, medical students and patients: £143
Industry:                                                            £281

Online booking, using a credit or debit card, is available to members and Fellows.
If you are not a member or Fellow, please download the Registration Form, complete it and return to conf@rcr.ac.uk. 

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

Book online

Registration form

Venue

Venue information

The Christie Hospital

550 Wilmslow Road
MANCHESTER
M20 4BX
United Kingdom

Radiotherapy outlining workshop

Radiotherapy outlining workshop 

Please note that this event features a radiotherapy outlining workshop, using the RCR radiotherapy outlining platform and will involve a small amount of work to be done in advance of the meeting, which will be sent to all delegates by email. 

Please note that delegates must bring their own laptops. 

Cancellation

Cancellation

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

  • On or before Wednesday 30 October 2019: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £15 administration fee
  • Between Thursday 31 October and Wednesday 27 November 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 Thursday 28 October 2019: No transfer or refund permitted