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Mesothelioma & Lung Cancer Study Day
Sep
22
2017
Start: 9.30 am
End: 22/09/2017
4.30 pm
Cost: Free

Location: Boyes Turner, Abbots House, Abbey Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 3BD

Boyes Turner's specialist asbestos claims team is hosting a free study day at their offices in Reading.

RCN accredited. RCP accreditation pending.

The study day is aimed at nurses, doctors, consultants and all other medical professionals who treat and care for, or have an interest in the treatment and care of, people with mesothelioma and lung cancer. 

The day will focus on trends and developments in mesothelioma and asbestos related lung cancer.

The following speakers and topics have been confirmed (not listed in order):

  • Dr Sam Hare, Consultant Chest Radiologist, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust : “Ambulatory lung biopsy – a new model for the UK”
  • Scott Bentley, Operations Manager, Resource and Environmental Consultants Ltd : “Asbestos in the workplace”
  • Anne Moylan, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Mesothelioma UK : “Trials in mesothelioma care"
  • Simon Levene, Barrister, 12KBW : "What happens in meso litigation from the patient's perspective?"
  • Dr Stephen Ellis, Consultant Thoracic Radiologist : "The radiology of asbestos related diseases and their mimics"
  • Mavis Nye, surviving mesothelioma victim : "The Mavis Nye Foundation"
  • Jane Canavan, SOLACE : "Thoracic surgery rehabilitation"
  • Dr Alan McKenna, Associate Law Lecturer: "A critical analysis of issues across the asbestos spectrum"

Free parking available upon request.

A light breakfast and a buffet lunch will be provided. When booking your place, please let us know if you have any dietary requirements.

Programme (order of speakers not yet confirmed)

9.30 am Registration, refreshments, welcome
9.45 am First and second speakers
11.10 am Break
11.20 am Third and fourth speakers
12.40 pm Lunch
1.25 pm Fifth and sixth speakers
2.50 pm Break
3.00 pm Seventh and eighth speakers
4.30 pm Close

 

How to book 

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