Joint BGS, Macmillan and RCR OncoGeriatrics Meeting 2019

Date(s)
Wed 27 - Thu 28 February 2019
This event is intended for clinicians and healthcare professionals working with older people with cancer. The two days will include keynote presentations from experts in the field, workshops and plenary sessions demonstrating best practice approaches available. We hope you will make contacts and start collaborations which will continue on from this meeting.

Who should attend:

  • Consultants & trainee doctors in geriatric medicine, oncology, haem-oncology, acute/general medicine, palliative care
  • Nurses and allied health care professionals in oncology, geriatric medicine, palliative care, general medicine
  • GPs and GP trainees
  • Doctors training in related specialties
  • Core medical trainees considering a career in oncology, geriatric medicine, palliative care
  • Researchers in oncology, geriatric medicine, palliative care

Conference aims:

  • To bring three organisations together (BGS, Macmillan and RCR) with a unified approach to developing workforce skills around cancer for older people.
  • To provide training and education for healthcare professionals to improve comprehensive clinical care for older people with cancer
  • To facilitate joint understanding between groups of HCPs with different areas of expertise to improve knowledge and multidisciplinary working

 

  • Session overview

    Day 1 Session 1 9.00 - 10.45

    Day 1 Session 1

    Day 1 Session 2 11.15 - 13.00

    Day 1 Session 2

    Day 1 Session 3 14.00 - 15.30

    Day 1 Session 3

    Day 1 Session 4 16.00 - 17.00

    Day 1 Session 4

    Day 2 Session 1 9.00 - 11.00

    Day 2 Session 1

    Day 2 Session 2 11.30 - 13.00

    Day 2 Session 2

    Day 2 Session 3 14.00 - 15.30

    Day 2 Session 3