Cancer Conference for Primary Care – 16th November 2022

This event is open to GPs and those in primary care across Cornwall and Devon. The event will take place at the Health and Wellbeing Innovation Centre, Truro.

This is an opportunity to support PCNs community of practice cancer DES requirements via face to face learning and networking.


9.00 am       Coffee and Registration

9.15 am       Welcome and Introduction from the Chair, Dr Bryson Pottinger

9.30 am       Immunotherapy, Dr Toby Talbot

10.10 am     Non site specific cancer. Dr Joe May

10.50 am     Consequences of cancer and it’s treatment, TBC

11.30 am      COFFEE

11.45 am       Dermatological cancers Dr. Sandy Anderson and S Carson (CNS)

12.25 pm      Speed date style informative session including 8 hot topics;

  • Late effects of Pelvic radiation, Emma Crossier
  • MEC and prostate cancer, Debbie Victor
  • Early Ovarian cancer diagnosis, Natalie Ritrovato
  • Breast and women’s health care in the community, James McClure, Sarah Zee
  • Targeted Lung Health checks, Michelle Weston
  • My Sunrise App, George Brighton
  • Clinical decision making tools, Speaker TBC
  • Sharing Best practice Julie Vandermeulen Dr Michelle Raspa TVH

13.40 pm     LUNCH & Wellbeing provision (tbc)

14.20 pm     Geonomics, Jon Miller

15.00 pm     Prostate Cancer  Mr Nic Munro

15.40 pm      Summary and Close, Chair, Dr Bryson Pottinger

16.00 pm      Close

Limited places – Please email [email protected] or [email protected] to book your place and confirm any dietary requirements.

Hospital parking available £15.00 or Park & Ride £2.00 as no onsite parking.