Preston Mesothelioma Study Day

Preston Mesothelioma Study Day

Preston Mesothelioma Study Day

You are invited to attend a FREE one day conference which will explore recent research and developments in Mesothelioma. This specialist conference is aimed at healthcare professionals and support workers specialising in the care of individuals with mesothelioma. Programme 09:30 Registration and Refreshments 10:00 Welcome 10.15 Is There a Role for Prophylactic Radiotherapy to the Chest Following a Diagnosis of Pleural Mesothelioma? Dr Neil Bayman, Consultant Clinical Oncologist, The Christie Hospital 10:45 The Role of the Coroner in Deaths Arising from Industrial Disease - Simon D A Jones, H M Deputy Coroner, Preston & West Lancashire District 11:15 Tea / Coffee break 11:45 Legal Rights and Support for Mesothelioma Patients - Katrina London, Geraldine Coombs & Maria Walker, Irwin Mitchell 12:15 A Specialist Nurse’s Perspective - TBC 12:30 Questions for Morning Speakers 12:45 Lunch 13:45 The Role of the Respiratory Physician - Dr Richard Booton, Consultant Chest Physician, Wythenshawe Hospital 14:15 What Happens When a Person Dies? - Wendy Lewis-Cordwell, MacMillan Network Bereavement Co-ordinator, Lancashire and South Cumbria Cancer Network 14:45 Tea / Coffee Break 15.15 Update on State Benefits for Mesothelioma Patients - Graham Dring, Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group 15:45 Questions for Afternoon Speakers An application for CPD points has been made.

Date:
06/Mar/2013
Venue:
Preston North End Football Club, Sir Tom Finney Way, Deepdale, Preston, PR1 6RU
Time:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Organiser:
Reta Madgin
Tel:
0161 838 2380
For more information on this event or to register for your free place, please contact Reta Madgin on 0161 838 2380 or email: reta.madgin@irwinmitchell.com

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