LNA CPD Neuro-oncology Course

Friday 12 June 2020 to Saturday 13 June 2020
The Boardroom, 16 Devonshire Street, London, W1G 7AF
CPD Points: 
10

This course is designed and put together by leaders in neuro-oncology, neurosurgery, neurology and neuro-anaesthetics with the aim of giving delegates a well rounded multidisciplinary approach to managing neuro-oncology patients. This will be ideal for SpRs in neurosurgery, oncology, neurology, radiology and anaesthetics to further their knowledge and cement their learning in the field of neuro-oncology. The small group size makes it a perfect forum for questions and discussions.

Agenda:

09:30 - 09:45 Introductions (Mr Ranj Bhangoo)

09:45 - 10:15 Demographic of adult and paediatric brain tumours (Dr Omar Al-Salihi)

10:15 - 10:45 Imaging adult and paediatric brain tumours including specialist advanced imaging (Dr Naomi Sibtain)

10:45 - 11:00 Break

11:00 - 11:30 Treatment paradigms for metastatic brain tumours (Mr Francesco Vergani)

11:30 - 12:00 Role of immunotherapy in treatment of brain tumours (Dr Paul Mulholland)

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 13:30 Radiotherapy for brain tumours (Dr Omar Al-Salihi)

13:30 - 14:00 Radiosurgery for brain tumours (Mr Ranj Bhangoo)

14:00 - 14:15 Break

14:15 - 14:45 Discussion - Neurosurgical treatment of malignant and metastatic brain tumours (Mr Francesco Vergani)

14:45 - 16:00 Case discussions

16:00 - 16:15 Closing remarks

Day 2:

09:15 - 09:30 Introductions

09:30 - 10:00 Advanced neurosurgical techniques including fluorescence mapping and minimal access surgery (Prof Keyoumars Ashkan)

10:00 - 10:30 Role of MDT in Neuro-oncology (Dr Lucy Brazil)

10:30 - 10:45 Break

10:45 - 11:15 Trials in neuro-oncology (Dr Lucy Brazil)

11:15 - 11:45 Role of CNS and palliative care (Ms Vicky Herwitz)

11:45 - 12:15 Anaesthetic considerations (Dr Holly Jones)

12:15 - 12:30 Closing remarks

Contact details

For any queries relating to this event please contact:

Rebecca Baron
78 Harley Street
London
W1G 7HJ
United Kingdom
07725563322