Diary

  • Mon
    21
    Oct
    2019
    Fri
    22
    Nov
    2019

    This is a FREE 5-week, online course written and co-presented by Elaine on behalf of Cancer Research UK and hosted on the FutureLearn website.

    It will be running again from Monday 21 October.

    Click here to sign-up on the FutureLearn website.

    Well over 1,000 people have undertaken the course so far. It contains a mixture of videos and articles that explain the science behind cancer treatments such as kinase inhibitors, monoclonal antibodies and immunotherapies. You also hear from cancer nurses, scientists and doctors talking about treatment side effects, the realities of talking to patients, and both the promise and pitfalls of new cancer treatments and biomarkers.

    The course is ideal for anyone new to delivering targeted cancer treatments or immunotherapies to cancer patients.

  • Mon
    02
    Dec
    2019

    9;30am - 4pmRoyal Marsden Hospital, London

    Description: This is a one-day course in which I describe the science behind a wide range of licensed and experimental cancer treatments, explaining their mechanism of action at a molecular and cellular level. Treatments described include: growth factor receptor inhibitors, kinase inhibitors, monoclonal antibodies, PARP inhibitors, ALK inhibitors, CDK inhibitors, immunotherapy with checkpoint inhibitors.
    Level: Intermediate/Advanced
    Audience: Ideal for pharmacists, research nurses, pharmaceutical companies, junior doctors or anyone who has been on one of Elaine’s other courses
    Cost:
    £150
    To book, contact: conferenceteam@rmh.nhs.uk
    View the day's programme

    Book your place on the Marsden's website

  • Mon
    09
    Dec
    2019

    9:30am - 4pmRoyal Marsden Hospital, London

    Description: A one-day course on the biology and genetics of malignant melanoma and the science behind the latest treatment approaches. Both BRAF/MEK inhibitors and checkpoint inhibitors will be explained and the latest trial data presented. The day will also include an overview of novel treatments such as antigen and DNA vaccines and other agents in early phase trials.
    Level: Intermediate/Advanced
    Audience: Ideal for pharmacists, research nurses, pharmaceutical companies, junior doctors or anyone who has been on one of Elaine’s other courses
    Cost:
    £150
    To book, contact: conferenceteam@rmh.nhs.uk
    View the day's programme

    Book your place on the Marsden's website