Cancer Chemotherapy Course

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


Friday 17th and Saturday 18th May 2019
College Court Conference Centre and Hotel, Leicester

What the course offersCollege Court view:

  • A programme of lectures delivered by speakers who are experts in their specialty; topics covered include:
    • Immunotherapy,
    • Drug design and drug development,
  • Clinical Pharmacology teaching for the FRCR Part 1 with mock examination
  • Breakout sessions containing topics of particular interest to specialist chemotherapy nurses
    • how can an AOS service support the safety & experience of patients & staff on systemic anti-cancer treatment
    • End of life in adult and TYA cancer patients
  • A CPD accredited course – 12 CPD credits awarded for full attendance in 2018

Our Faculty

Speakers include:

Professor Anne Thomas, University of Leicester
Professor Samreen Ahmed, University Hospitals of Leicester
Dr Pauline Leonard, Whittington Hospital NHS Trust


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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Congratulations from the LCRC to Bethan Rogoyski and Aleksandra Bzura.

Bethan won best oral presentation at the AMS Midlands Academy of Medical Sciences Festival held on 27th March 2019 for her presentation on "Redeployment: The potential of repurposed drugs in preventing mesothelioma".

Aleks won the University PGR poster fair competition on 18th March 2019 for her poster entitled "New hope for treating mesothelioma cancer using PARP inhibitors".

Also, a huge well done to Grandezza Aburido who was in the semi-finals of the PGR poster fair.  


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Join up for a walk on the park Friday lunchtime - details here.

More information from Jenny McNair

Contact Details

Leicester Cancer Research Centre
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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