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2016

March

Cadaveric Dissecting Course for Gynaecological Oncologists

21 - 23 March 2016 at St George's Medical School, London

This 10th Annual Cadaveric Dissecting Course for Gynaecological Oncologists will maximise the delegates' time for supervised dissection of the abdomen and pelvis with lectures and demonstrations each day. The cadavers are soft-fixed ("floppy") which provide for dissection much closer to in vivo conditions than the traditional formalin-fixed cadavers. The emphasis...

April

Total Mesometrial Resection (TMMR) and Therapeutic Lymph Node Dissection (TlND) Hands on Cadaveric Workshop

14th & 15th April 2016 at NSTC, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle

This course is designed to facilitate the practicing consultant/oncology fellows with didactic teaching and hands on experience in Laparoscopic Gynaecological/Oncology surgery conducted by a faculty of renowned international faculty. Course facilitator: Ali Kucukmetin, Northern gynaecological Oncology Centre, Gateshead Click for further details and to register Further information to include programme...

Genetic Testing and Ovarian Cancer Study Day

21st April 2016 at Liverpool

This one-day training session will focus on understanding BRCA1&2 genes and the practical implications for management of patients with ovarian cancer, including taking a family history, diagnostics and treatment options. Click for further details...

May

Surgical Video Workshop

11th May 2016 at ICC, Birmingham

Please accept our warm invitation to the Surgical Video Workshop in Birmingham! The day before the BGCS Scientific Meeting, the techniques of basic and advanced gynaecological cancer operations will be video presented by nationally and internationally renowned experts. Our aim is to provide opportunity to all Cancer Centres in the...

NFGON Conference 2016

11th May 2016 at City Hospital, Birmingham

Register today for the NFGON Conference in Birmingham on 11th May 2016. Download Programme Click to visit the NFGON website and to register...

BGCS Annual Scientific Meeting 12th / 13th May 2015

12th - 13th May 2016 at ICC, Birmingham

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Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient (CCrISP®)

26th & 27th May 2016 at Northern Gynaecological Oncology Centre, Gateshead

In conjunction with the Royal College of Surgeons, this two-day interactive course will focus on developing the practical, theoretical and personal skills necessary for the care of the critically ill surgical patient. Click to download flyer...

June

Ovarian cancer, the Leah Lederman lecture and Sylvia Lawrence prize meeting‏

15th June 2016 at The Royal Society of Medicine, London

This one day meeting aims to create a forum for discussion on ovarian cancer diagnosis, management and research by providing an update on the latest developments in the treatment of ovarian cancer. Click to download flyer...

RCOG World Congress 2016

20 - 22 June 2016 at Birmingham

Returning to the UK, RCOG World Congress 2016, is the ultimate event for O&G professionals. With Specialist Society partners you will enjoy a leading edge scientific programme and engaging pre congress workshops. Click for further details...

July

The 1st UK Total Gynaecology Robotic Hysterectomy Surgery Conference and Cadaveric Hand on Dissection Course

11th - 12th July 2016 at Newcastle Surgical Training Centre

This course is designed to facilitate the surgeon with didactic and hands on cadaveric training experience, conducted by a faculty of robotic experienced surgeons. This is a 2 day course of lectures, live surgery, practical one to one hands on cadaveric robotic surgery using Xi DaVinci Robot . Click for...

Precision Medicines Cancer Conference

14th - 15th July 2016 at London

Precision Medicines conferences showcase international, cutting-edge research & technology that is transforming how we detect and treat cancer. The 2016 'Engineering Solutions for Cancer' meeting is focused on the interface between molecular science and engineering and is targeted at ALL biologists, engineers, clinicians, chemists and data scientists interested in multidisciplinary...

September

Edinburgh Soft Tissue Pathology Course

1st September 2016 at Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh

A one-day course designed to provide a practical approach to different topics in soft tissue pathology at an advanced level for senior trainees and consultants Click for further details...

Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month

1st September 2016 at

September is Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month, and leading women's cancer charity The Eve Appeal is raising awareness of all five gynaecological cancers and encouraging women across the UK to #KnowYourBody and to be aware of the signs and symptoms of the five gynaecological cancers....

Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month

1st September 2016 at

September is Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month, and leading women's cancer charity The Eve Appeal is raising awareness of all five gynaecological cancers and encouraging women across the UK to #KnowYourBody and to be aware of the signs and symptoms of the five gynaecological cancers....

Edinburgh Gynaecological Pathology Course

2nd September 2016 at Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh

The Edinburgh Gynaecological Pathology Course is a one-day course designed to provide a practical approach to different topics in Gynaecological Pathology at an advanced level for senior trainees and consultants. Click for further details...

ESGO Prevention in Gynaecological Malignancies Conference 2016

8th - 10th September 2016 at Antalya, Turkey

Conference Highlights • Evaluation of the advances in prevention strategies for Gynaecological Malignancies • Session tracks on Cervical, Endometrial, Ovarian and Breast Cancers prevention strategies • New HPV Vaccination Regimen overview and future impact • Video Workshop on Vulvar and minor Cervical cancer surgery • Interactive discussions with key opinion...

Cytoreductive Surgery for Ovarian Cancer and Peritoneal Surface Malignancies

21st & 22nd September 2016 at Newcastle Surgical Training Centre

This two day course will instruct gynaecologic oncologists and fellows in the techniques required for resection of ovarian and other gynaecologic cancers involving the bowel and upper abdominal organs. Click to download flyer Click to visit website...

Cambridge Gynaecology Cadaveric Course

28th - 30th September 2016 at Cambridge

This is a surgical anatomy and practical hands-on training course in laparoscopic and open surgery using fresh frozen cadavers in our state of the art anatomy centre. This exciting course can be undertaken in a modular fashion, allowing candidates to pick aspects of most relevance to their practice. Option 1...

October

Detection of sentinel lymph nodes using Indocyanine Green (ICG) and near-infrared fluorescence imaging

12th October 2016 at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear NE9 6SX

A Gynaecological Oncology workshop held in collaboration with Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Workshop agenda includes: - Live operating - Technology overview - Research & literature review - Webinar Q & A with Nadeem Abu-Rustum, Chief of the Gynaecological Oncology Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre There is a nominal administration...

November

Masterclass in Gynaecological Oncology

15th - 17th November 2016 at Hammersmith Hospital, London

This three day program will offer presentations from our specialist multidisciplinary team, offering an opportunity for interactive discussions across different specialities. It will cover areas related to diagnostic pathways, novel systemic cytotoxic and targeted treatments, radiotherapy, and surgery. Click to download flyer Click to view weblink...