The Gut Feeling; Best Practice in Gastroesphageal (GO) Cancer Management

Thursday 5 September 2019
Novotel London West, 1 Shortlands, Hammersmith, London, W6 8DR
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This meeting is organized and funded by BMS.

This non-promotional, medical education meeting aims to share best practices in managing Gastroesphageal (GO) cancers and supporting patients through treatments with specialists involved in GO cancer care. The audience would be mainly medical and clinical oncologists, Upper GI Cancer surgeons, or Gastroentrologists with interest in GO cancer (of any grade).

The meeting will host speakers from within the UK and abroad from multiple disciplines; Oncologists (medical and clinical), Surgeons, a Dietition, a CNS and a Palliative care specialist.


Agenda  0930 - 1630

Registration 09:30 - 1000

Open and Welcome - 10 min.

GO Cancers; Complexities & Challenges - 60 min.

       Past, Present and Future

       Patient interview

Keynote Presentation - 60 min

       My philosophy and experience in GO cancers; Prof Florian Lordick (+Q&A)

Optimizing Patient Outcomes - 90 min

       Multi speaker sessoin (+Q&A)

Uncertainties & Controversies in Early GO cancer management - 60 min

       What is the optimal peri-operative approach?

       Challenging cases (with audience voting)

Close - 10 min.


Learning Objectives:

1- To understand the complexities and challenges inherent with Gastro-oesophageal cancers, particularly from the patient's perspective.

2- Have an overview of GO cancers management

3- Uunderstand the various levels of support a patient needs to optimise the outcomes and the  role of  multidisciplinary  team working  in GO cancers


No Registration Fee.

Contact details

For any queries relating to this event please contact:

Ayman Nassar
BMS house
Sanderson road
United Kingdom