Places are currently available
Date    : 11th June (Saturday) 2016

Venue : Education Centre, The Christie Hospital, Manchester

Description and Aim:

This one day conference is aimed at providing general practitioners and practicing hospital clinicians with an educational update on current trends in adult solid cancers. The wide spectrum of topics covered will provide the attendee with a sound understanding of the advances in the management of common adult cancers pertinent to their practice. There will also be a session for oral and poster presentations for medical students and junior clinicians.

Summary of programme:

  • Lung Cancer: Can it be cured
  • Challenges of Cancer Diagnosis in General Practice
  • Advances in the Management of Oesophago-Gastric Cancers
  • Early diagnosis in Colorectal cancer
  • PSA and Prostate cancer
  • Update in Skin Cancer
  • Management of Haematooncological Conditions, a GP perspective
  • Advances in Chemotherapy and their relevance to GPs
  • Update in Liver and Pancreatic Cancer
  • Oral Presentations by Trainees
  • Detecting early GI Cancers: Is more Endoscopy the Answer
  • Breast Cancer: Early Diagnosis, Management and Recent Developments
  • Palliative Care in Cancer Management
  • Update in Gynae-oncology

Registration fee and deposit:

The event is free to attend, but a refundable deposit is required to reserve your place. The deposit will be returned along with the certificate on the day. Failure to attend the event will result in the deposit being forfeited. Please make cheques payable to 'BIDA' and send it to the address below.

£15 for Members and Junior Doctors
£25 for Non-Members


Following online registration using the link below,  the deposit in the form of a cheque drawn in favour of 'BIDA' should be send to:

Mrs Pauline Gahan,
Central Office Manager,
BIDA316A Buxton Road,
Great Moor,
SK2 7DD.

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