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CO new trainee welcome event

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Event overview

The Royal College of Radiologists is holding its annual event to welcome all newly appointed clinical oncology trainees across the UK to the specialty. It’s also an opportunity to find out more about how the College can support you, what you can do for the College and how we can work together.

Learning objectives

1. To have a clear understanding of the role of the RCR

2. To have a clear understanding of how new trainees can work together with the RCR

Who should attend?

- Newly appointed clinical oncology trainees


This event will take place online via Zoom, from 5.30 pm until 7.30 pm.





Welcome to the Specialty
Dr Tom Roques, Vice President, Clinical Oncology


The Role of the RCR
Dr Tom Roques, Vice President, Clinical Oncology


Your Training
Dr Louise Hanna, Medical Director Education and Training, Clinical Oncology


CO Examination
Dr Gill Barnett, Chair, First FRCR Examination Board




The Role of the Oncology Registrars Forum
Dr Alex Pawsey and Dr Mariam Obeid, Co-chairs, Oncology Registrars Forum (ORF)


National Oncology Trainees Collaborative for Healthcare Research (NOTCH) - An Overview
Dr Karin Purshouse, NOTCH


Fairer Training Fellows
Dr Rubab Batool and Dr Tasia Aghadiuno, Fairer Training Fellows, Clinical Oncology

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This event is free of charge for all newly appointed trainees.

All recorded talks will be available to registered delegates post event.

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Partner with the RCR

A partnership with the RCR offers your company the opportunity to form a mutually beneficial relationship, built on collaboration and connection. The RCR offers a variety of ways to get involved, including our new Annual Partnership packages, one and two-day events and our e-learning resources.

- Be a valuable part of the RCR’s growing community
- Network and engage face-to-face and online with multidisciplinary audiences
- Share details of new products and services
- Support and invest in the RCR’s mission: supporting excellence in medical imaging and cancer treatment.

If you are interested in partnering with us at this event or future events, please contact Hannah Walker, Corporate Partnerships Officer.