GP Education Morning in Edinburgh Detecting cancer early update

Saturday 6th October, 9am

GPs are invited to attend a free specialist-led update on detecting cancer early in general practice and treatment in secondary care on Saturday 6th October at 9am.

Venue: Holiday Inn Hotel, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh


9am - 9.30am

Refreshments and registration




Block one: Dr David Linden, Specialist in cancer care and prevention, Detect Cancer Early initiative: what you need to know
Mr Graeme Walker, Consultant Gynaecologist, Red flags of ovarian cancer, including focus on raised CA125 level


Comfort and refreshments break


Block two: An update on indicators, screening, when to refer and treatment options from the following speakers:
Ms Elaine Anderson, Consultant Breast Surgeon: breast cancer
Mr Kris Skwarski, Consultant Respiratory Physician: lung cancer
Mr Graeme Wilson, Consultant General Surgeon: bowel cancer




This event is free of charge to attend and attendance is by registration only.

Certification of attendance will be sent to you following the event. 

For more information and to register to attend this event contact Hope Robertson, Marketing and GP Coordinator, by email or call 0131 316 2504.

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