POSTPONED Cancer and Bone- who to treat, when, and with what?

27 November 2020, 10.30 AM - 27 November 2020, 3.30 PM


‌Hosted by ecmc Sheffield

A FREE educational event covering the latest developments in bone and cancer – from biology, monitoring of treatment effects, adjuvant use and patient selection to new therapeutic approaches

10.30-10.40 Welcome and Introduction to the day - Prof Sarah Danson
10.40-10.55 “The biology of bone metastasis in solid tumours – from dissemination to overt lesions” Prof Ingunn Holen
10.55-11.15 “Haematological malignancies – the integral role of the bone microenvironment” Dr Andy Chantry/Dr Shelly Lawson
11.15-11.35 “What bone markers can tell us – why include them in clinical trials “ Prof Richard Eastell
11.35-11.50 Coffee break
11.50-12.10 “Bone targeted agents – which ones to use for which population(s)?” Dr Caroline Wilson
12.10-12.30 “ONJ and atypical fractures – the dark side of bone-targeted agent” Dr Matt Winter
12.30-12.50 “Bone-targeted agents in the adjuvant setting – where are we?” Prof Rob Coleman
12.50-13.45 Lunch
13.45-14.05 “Bone-targeted agents being used beyond breast, prostate and myeloma” Prof Sarah Danson
14.05-14.20 “Osteosarcomas – how do we deal with rare bone tumours” Dr Robin Young
14.20-14.40 “Radium-223, the new kid on the block” Prof Janet Brown
14.40-15.00 “Whole body MRI for Bone Metastasis Assessment” Prof Anwar Padhani
15.00-15.20 “Bone MDTs – sharing the Sheffield experience” Lead by Dr Kash Purohit
15.30 Q&A, Discussion, close of meeting

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Contact information

Please address any enquiries to Caroline Potts.

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