Lung Cancer & Mesothelioma Study Day Date: Tuesday 9th November 2010 Venue: Springfield Hospital, Lawn Lane, Springfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7GU Organisers: Liz Butler, Annette Brown & Kate Fitzgerald Macmillan Lung Cancer CNSs - Mid Essex & North East Essex. For further information & an application form email: [email protected] 6 CPD Points have been applied for. Lung Cancer Awareness Early Diagnosis Saves Lives We are pleased to be able to invite you to attend the Lung Cancer & Mesothelioma Study Day which is being run in conjunction with Macmillan Cancer Support during Lung Cancer Awareness month in November. The aim of the day will be to give an overview of the journey of the patient with lung cancer or mesothelioma, from initial presentation and diagnosis through to treatment options and symptom control. This course is aimed at: - General Practitioners - Hospital Nursing Teams - District Nursing Teams - Junior Doctors - Hospice Nursing Teams - Allied Health Professionals Course Details: Date: Tuesday 9th November 2010 Times: 09:00 – 16:00 Venue: Springfield Hospital, Chelmsford Class size: Minimum 20 - Maximum 70. Cost: Free BUT failing to attend without cancellation, at least 72 hours prior to the course date will result in £20 being charged to your employer. This money will be donated to Macmillan Cancer Support. Lunch, Tea & Coffee provided Programme of Events Tuesday 9th November 2010 Times Session Speaker 09:00-09:10 Registration 09:10-09:15 Introduction & Aims of the Day Dr David Blainey 09:15-09:45 Referral through to Diagnosis Dr Samantha Cooper 09:45-10:05 Radiology & the TNM Staging System Dr Julia Harriss 10:05-10:20 Pathology & recent developments Dr Peter Davis 10:30-10:50 COFFEE 10:50-11:20 Surgery & CTC referral pathway Mr Doug Aitchison 11:20-12:00 Oncological Management Dr Sunil Skaria 12:00-12:30 The role of the Macmillan Lung Cancer CNS Liz Butler, Annette Brown & Kate Fitzgerald 12:30-13:30 LUNCH 13:30-14:00 Role of the Macmillan Information & Support Radiographer Geraldine Irvine 14:00-14:30 Palliative Care & the role of the Hospice Lauren Smith 14:30-15:00 Mesothelioma – Legal & Benefits Solicitor 15:00-15:15 COFFEE 15:15-15:45 Patient Panel Patients 15:45-16:00 Questions & Close Dr Sunil Skaria Application Form Lung Cancer & Mesothelioma Study Day 09.11.10 Mr/Mrs/Miss/Ms/Dr/Prof Surname: First Name: Job Title: Employer: Work Address: Line Manager: Post Code: Email address: Contact number: Any special dietary requirements? Are you a Macmillan Professional? Y/N Please let us know any other special requirements you have or assistance you may need? Terms and conditions: There is no cost to attend this study day BUT failing to attend without cancellation, at least 72 hours prior to the course date will result in £20 being charged to your employer. This money will be donated to Macmillan Cancer Support. By signing below you agree to the above statement. Signed: Date: Please complete and return either by post to: Kate Fitzgerald Macmillan Lung Cancer CNS Essex County Hospital, Lexden Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3NB Or by email to: [email protected] Confirmation of your place on this study day and any other details will be sent via email so please ensure your email address is correct.