Cancer Chemotherapy Course

May 2020

Due to circumstances beyond our control and after careful consideration, we have taken the decision not to hold the Cancer Chemotherapy Course this year.  We are therefore planning the next course for May 2021.  Please contact Linda Willis on if you have any queries regarding this or would like to be added to our mailing list.


College Court Conference Centre

A two day meeting for Oncology and Haematology Specialist Registrars,  Specialist Chemotherapy Nurses & Oncology Pharmacists

What the course offersCollege Court view:

  • A programme of lectures delivered by speakers who are experts in their specialty; topics covered include:
    • Immunotherapy,
    • Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Cancer Chemotherapy
    • Oncogeriatrics
    • Rare Cancers Patient Support
  • Clinical Pharmacology teaching for the FRCR Part 1 with mock examination
  • Breakout sessions containing topics of particular interest to specialist chemotherapy nurses
  • A CPD accredited course – 12 CPD credits awarded for full attendance in 2019
  • Contact for further details

    Linda Willis

    Phone 0116 258 7597

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    Testimonials from previous attendees

    Brilliant set of lectures…


    “FRCR mock very useful”


    “Thanks for a brilliant time - the course, venue and hotel were excellent, really good”


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    Contact Details

    Leicester Cancer Research Centre
    Robert Kilpatrick Clinical Sciences Building
    University of Leicester
    Leicester Royal Infirmary
    Leicester LE2 7LX

    T: +44 (0) 116 252 3170

    (Please note this email address should not be used for clinical referrals or patient correspondence)

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