Oncology of Later Life Study Day

Friday 19th July 2019

This multidisciplinary study day will raise awareness of geriatric oncology conditions, increase confidence in assessing older patients and identify how co-morbidities, frailty and geriatric syndromes may impact on cancer treatment

 

Topics Covered

  • Treatment options
  • Frailty
  • Long term complications & recurrence
  • Living with and beyond cancer
  • Multi-disciplinary approach
  • Dementia
  • Patient centred research
  • Ageing demographic of patients

Intended Audience

Medical, clinical and surgical oncologists, geriatricians, specialist nurses, GPs, allied health professionals, community hospital teams and junior doctors (foundation, core and specialist trainees)

Sponsors

If you would like to sponsor this event, please email  victoria.taylor2@christie.nhs.uk for further information