Pancreatic Cancer Regional Study Session - South West

Monday 5th July 2021  |  2.00 - 5.00pm  |  Zoom

We’ve teamed up with the HPB team at Derriford Hospital to create this free, online event designed for all healthcare professionals working with pancreatic cancer patients in the South West. The session will explore key areas of a pancreatic cancer patient’s pathway from diagnosis and treatment to nutritional management and palliative care.

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Agenda - 5th July 2021, 2 - 5pm


14.00 – 14.10: Welcome and introduction

Somaiah Aroori, Consultant HPB Surgeon, Derriford Hospital

14.10 – 14.25: Pancreatic Cancer UK: support for you and your patients

Tracey Buckley, Specialist Pancreatic Cancer Nurse, Pancreatic Cancer UK

14.25 – 14.40: My experience of pancreatic cancer

Yvonne Carse and Claire Goulding, HPB Cancer Nurse Specialist, Derriford Hospital

14.40 – 15.00: Aetiology: risk factors, presentation, investigation and diagnosis

Somaiah Aroori, Consultant HPB Surgeon, Chris Briggs, Consultant HPB Surgeon and Mark Puckett, Consultant GI Radiologist, Derriford Hospital

15.00 – 15.15: Surgery for pancreatic cancer

Aditya Kanwar and David Stell, Consultant HPB Surgeons, Derriford Hospital

15.15 – 15.35: Non-surgical treatment for pancreatic cancer

Dr Dominique Parslow, Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Derriford Hospital

15.35 – 15.45: Short break

15.45 – 16.05: Prehabilitation

Dr Helen Anderson, Consultant Anaesthetist and Claire Goulding, HPB Cancer Nurse Specialist, Derriford Hospital

16.05 – 16.25: Palliative and end of life care

Martin Thomas, Palliative Care Nurse Consultant, Derriford Hospital

16.25 – 16.50: Nutritional management

Tom Russell, Research Fellow, Derriford Hospital

16.50 – 17.00: Close

Somaiah Aroori, Consultant HPB Surgeon, Derriford Hospital

Who is this event for?


This event is designed for all healthcare professionals working with pancreatic cancer patients in the South West.

FAQs


What platform will this session be hosted on?

This event will be held on Zoom . After you book, you will receive an email via Zoom with the joining details. You can join on a computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone – any device with an internet connection.

If you don’t have access to the internet, you can also dial in from a standard telephone.

Will the session be recorded?

Yes. After the event, we will email all registrants with a link to the recording and presentation slides. So if you’re unable to join the live session, you will be able to catch up at a later date. For the best experience though, we recommend joining live.

How do I register?

All you need to do is click the link below and fill in the Zoom registration form. You’ll then receive an automatic email via Zoom with the joining details.

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If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at hpnetwork@pancreaticcancer.org.uk