Undergraduate Oncology Meeting - 10 May 2019

Save the date: 2019 Undergraduate Oncology Meeting - Friday 10 May, RCR London

The College will be holding its annual Undergraduate Oncology Meeting for the second year running, on Friday 10 May 2019. Details of the event including how to book and the full programme will be published here in early 2019. For an idea of what the day was like in 2018 please see below. 


2018 Undergraduate Oncology Meeting

On the 18 May 2018 the RCR welcomed over 60 delegates to the first ever Undergraduate Oncology Meeting. The free meeting was for undergraduates with an interest in oncology and for consultants or trainees who are undergraduate leads or who are involved in undergraduate oncology teaching. The day included seperate sessions for students and educators and a joint session in the afternoon. The full programme can be seen below. 

Programme

Session

Speakers

Undergraduates' session - chaired by Dr Frances Yuille, Clinical Oncology Medical Director for Education and Training

A day in the life of a clinical oncologistDr Alison Stillie
How to become a clinical oncologistDr Elin Evans
Journey through radiotherapyDr Sarah Needleman, Elizabeth Halliday 
Advice Workshops Dr France Yuille, Dr Sarah Needleman, Dr Elin Evans and Dr Alison Stillie 

Educators' Session - chaired by Dr Seamus McAleer, Chair of the Undergraduate Oncology Steering Group

How to get involved with undergraduate educationDr Seamus McAleer
Circuit TrainingDr Ursula McGovern
Christie Education AppDr Lubna Bhatt
South Wales Oncology ProjectDr Owen Nicholas
Discussion Forum to share good practice 

LUNCH

 

Joint session for undergraduates and educators

Undergraduate Oncology Presentations

TEA BREAK

 
Awards presentation to the winners of the RCR's 2018 undergraduate oncology elective bursaries and prizes 
Q&A Session 

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