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The Oracle Head & Neck Cancer UK Oncology Meeting

Friday 27th September 2024

TIME

TOPIC

SPEAKER(S)

08.30-09.30

Arrivals & registration

N/A

09.30-9.35

Welcome and Opening Remarks

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09.35-10.20

 

Presentations Based on Recent Research work from UK

Long term neurocognitive outcomes after chemo-radiotherapy for oropharyngeal cancer

Systemic biomarkers of immune response in locally-advanced HNSCC treated with CRT

Incidental dose to oropharynx with involved neck only RT in H&N SCC UKP

Chair:  TBC

Zsuzsie Iyizobe-Ebozue, Leeds

Pablo Nenclares, Barts

 

Claire Paterson, The Beatson

10.20-10.40

NHSE H&N Cancer GIFRT Programme

A memorable patient

Ketan Shah, Oxford

TBC

10.40-11.05 

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

11.05-12.15

 

Oral cavity cancer

Surgery in oral cavity cancer

New ESTRO oral cavity guidelines: Overview and examples

Oral cavity cases: Panel discussion

Chair: Caroline Brammer, Clatterbridge

TBC

Mererid Evans, Velindre & Claire Paterson, The Beatson

Chair: Caroline Brammer, Clatterbridge

Panellists:
Mererid Evans, Velindre
Claire Paterson, The Beatson

12.15-12.35

 

Research/Trial proposals

Chair: TBC

12.35-13.30

LUNCH BREAK

13.30-14.30 

 

Systemic therapy 

Potential utility of EGFR mAb therapy in IO era

Concurrent systemic therapy – thoughts and audience voting on approaches including weekly/3 weekly, tinnitus, cardiac comorbidity, age, daycase v inpatient, etc.

Chair: Dr Rob Metcalf, The Christie Hospital

Ana Ferreri Castro, Porto

James Price, The Christie

14.30-14.50 

Translational science

Evolution and radiotherapy resistance in head and neck cancer

Chair: TBC  

Ben O’Leary, Royal Marsden

14.50-15.15

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

15.15-15.55

 

Consent

RCR consent forms – development and adoption

Let’s stop consenting patients!

Chair:  TBC

Pippa Lewis, Bath

David Hamilton, Newcastle

15.55-16.30

 

Dysphagia sparing radiotherapy

Dysphagia sparing radiotherapy – patient selection, plan assessment, recurrence patterns

Chair:  TBC

Kee Wong, Royal Marsden
Alex Dunlop, Royal Marsden

16.30-17.10 

PANEL: H&N Case discussions

Chair: Will Ince, Addenbrookes

Panellists: 
Katie Wakeham, Barts
Sarah Hargreaves, Bristol
David Noble, Edinburgh

17.10-17.15 

Meeting Summary and Close