Greater Manchester Cancer Conference

Greater Manchester Cancer Conference

26th November 2018

Greater Manchester Cancer Conference

This one day conference is aimed at GM professionals and service users and will include plenary, parallel and poster sessions. The conference will be a first for any cancer alliance and will underline the benefits of cancer services, research and education working together. It will focus around Greater Manchester patient outcomes/experience and explore key improvements made and continuing challenges.


Intended Audience

This conference is aimed at GM professionals and service users.

Key Themes

  • Sharing examples of where GM is leading the way nationally and encourage pride in achievements so far
  • GM user involvement and best practice toolkit
  • Enabling focus on strategic challenges
  • Highlighting the uniqueness and impact of GM devolution
  • Encouraging collaboration and input for further improvement
  • Generating research, surveys and feedback for cancer strategy initiatives from key attendees

Poster submissions

Abstracts are now invited for poster presentation at the conference.

It is an opportunity for you to submit an abstract (max 250 words) for poster presentation.

Poster Themes

• Prevention and early detection

• Patient involvement

• Better treatment and aftercare

We are open to work in any sphere of cancer across Greater Manchester.

If your work does not fall into the above categories we would still like to receive it.


Full guidelines and submission procedures are in the document below.

Greater Manchester Cancer Conference: Criteria and guidance for poster abstract submission