Game Changes in Oncology

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Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre

201 Borella Road

East Albury, NSW 2640

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Date: Wednesday 22 March 2017

Time: 7pm to 9pm | Registration and light supper at 6.15pm

Location: Seminar Room, Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre

Presenters: Dr Christopher Steer | Medical Oncologist

Cost: This event is provided at no cost by Murray PHN in partnership with Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre


Presenter

Dr Christopher Steer is an oncologist based at Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre. Outside his clinical role Dr Steer is involved in various medical organisations including the Medical Oncology Group of Australia Incorporated, Cancer Drugs Alliance and is President of the Private Cancer Physicians of Australia organisation.


Overview

The event will provide an interactive presentation using clinical cases to highlight the recent developments in the treatment of cancer including:

  • Use of technology such as imaging and telemedicine
  • Targeted therapy eg EGFR inhibitors in lung cancer and BRAF inhibitors in melanoma
  • Immunotherapy eg PD-1 inhibitors in melanoma and lung cancer.
  • Discuss ways in which the oncology service could work with primary care practitioners – particularly in the case of older adults with cancer

This event is targeted at a GP, physicians and oncology nurses


Murray PHN is an authorised provider of accredited activities under the RACGP QI&CPD Program. Application has been submitted for 4 Category 2 points. Application is pending.

Murray PHN is an authorised provider of accredited activities under the ACRRM Program. Application has been submitted for 4 Category 2 points. Application is pending

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Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre

201 Borella Road

East Albury, NSW 2640

Australia

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