The Christie / CCLG Paediatric Radiotherapy Course


Thu May 23 2024 at 05:30 pm to Thu Jul 04 2024 at 07:00 pm


Livestream | Manchester, EN

A broad introduction to the principles of paediatric radiotherapy along with a focus on specific diagnoses.
About this Event

These sessions will be live events whereby delegates can interact live on the day. All those registered for the study day will be able to catch up on all sessions on-demand - the perfect solution should you have prior clinical commitments or leave. The links to the recordings are typically available a few hours after the event has finished.

Intended Audience

Suitable for Nurses (including Practice and Specialist), Allied Health Professionals, Medical Trainees, ANPs and PAMs

What to expect

  • Session 1– Fundamentals (23.04.2024)
  • Session 2- Neuro-oncology 1 (06.06.2024)
  • Session 3- Neuro-oncology 2 (20.06.2024)
  • Session 4– Non CNS Sarcoma and Hodgkin's (27.06.2024)
  • Session 5– Non CNS Late effects (04.07.2024)

Programme details are below:

Session 1 – Fundamentals


1. Introduction to Paediatric Radiotherapy

2. The role of the play specialist

3. Anaesthesia for paediatric radiotherapy

4. The role of the Paediatric Advanced Practitioner

Session 2 – Neuro-Oncology 1

Neuro-oncology (i)

1. Introduction to Neuropathology

2. The role of the paediatric neurosurgeon

3. LGG

4. New Agents on Paediatric neuro-oncology

Session 3 - Neuro-Oncology II

Neuro-oncology (ii)

1. Ependymoma

2. Craniopharyngioma

3. Medulloblastoma and other embryonal tumours

4. Intracranial germ cell tumours

Session 4 – Non-CNS Sarcoma and Hodgkin’s

Non-CNS Sarcoma and Hodgkin’s

1. The role of the sarcoma surgeon in paediatric oncology

2. Ewing’s sarcoma

3. Rhabdomyosarcoma

4. Paediatric Hodgkin’s lymphoma

Session 5 – Non-CNS Late effects

Non-CNS Late effects

1. Wilm’s tumour

2. Neuroblastoma

3. Late Effects

4. Q&A

Low-to-Middle-Income Country (LMIC) course fees are offered at reduced rate. Countries eligible for LMIC reduced rate can be found .

Countries listed under the headings "Low-Income Economies" and Lower-Middle-Income Economies" will be considered.

If you are currently domicile in an LMIC please email attaching proof of employment from your current hospital/institute before booking and completing registration on Eventbrite

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Where is it happening?

Livestream, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, United Kingdom

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