About this event

  • Date and time Thu 11 Mar 2021 from 2:55pm to 6:10pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Oncology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

This two-part webinar series will explore the advances and current trends in the management of head and neck cancer. Hear from both national and international experts in the field provide a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of the field.

This second seminar will cover changes in the TNM classification of oral cancer and the role of immunotherapy for head and neck cancer. The benefits and alternatives to patient follow up will be explored, as well as advances in the management of osteoradionecrosis.

During this seminar, you'll be able to:

  • Understand the controversies around the new TNM staging system for oral cavity cancer
  • Learn about immunotherapy and recent advances
  • Develop an understanding of alternative methods of follow up in head and neck cancer patients
  • Explore new advances in the treatment of osteoradionecrosis

This meeting brings together an international faculty of specialists in the management of head and neck cancer and will be of great interest to all professional groups involved in managing these complex patients. Topics including surgical and oncological advances will be presented with an opportunity for a live panel discussion.

A CPD certificate with 3 CPD credits will be issued to those joining the webinar live as well as those who watch the recording afterwards. Certificates will be issued 7 days after the webinar to those who watch it live and after 30 days for those that watch the recording.

Book your place for Part 1 here >>

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place.

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We would like to thank our sponsor MSD for their support of this RSM webinar.  Please note the scientific programme and content has not been influenced in any way by MSD.

Disclaimer: The RSM is not responsible for the virtual meeting rooms themselves or the content discussed within them.

Key speakers

Professor Hisham Mehanna

Director, Institute of Head and Neck Studies and Education, Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham

Professor Kevin Harrington

Professor of Biological Cancer Therapies, The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), Consultant Clinical Oncologist, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation

Professor Richard J Shaw

Professor of Head and Neck Surgery, Liverpool Head and Neck Centre

Dr Snehal G. Patel

Head and Neck Cancer Surgeon, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Agenda

View the programme here

Welcome and introduction

Professor Christopher Nutting, President Elect, Oncology Section, Royal Society of Medicine, Professor of Radiation Oncology, The Institute of Cancer Research, Director of Head and Neck Unit, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

Current indications and results of immunotherapy

Professor Kevin Harrington, Professor of Biological Cancer Therapies, The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), Consultant Clinical Oncologist, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation

Is the new TNM 8 staging system a real step forward for oral cancer?

Dr Snehal G. Patel,  Head and Neck Cancer Surgeon, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Comfort Break and MSD Virtual Meeting Room*

We would like to thank our sponsors MSD for their support of this webinar. Please take this opportunity to visit and chat with representatives from MSD via their Virtual Meeting Room which will be open until 7pm. This is a promotional meeting organised by MSD where MSD products will be discussed.

Are current clinical protocols for follow up of head and neck cancer patients fit for purpose?

Professor Hisham Mehanna, Director, Institute of Head and Neck Studies and Education, Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham

Identification and treatment of osteoradionecrosis 

Professor Richard J Shaw, Professor of Head and Neck Surgery, Liverpool Head and Neck Centre

Panel discussion
Concluding remarks MSD Virtual Meeting Room*

We would like to thank our sponsors MSD for their support of this webinar. Please take this opportunity to visit and chat with representatives from MSD via their Virtual Meeting Room which will be open until 7pm. This is a promotional meeting organised by MSD where MSD products will be discussed.

* Disclaimer: The RSM is not responsible for the virtual meeting rooms themselves or the content discussed within them.

 

Sponsors

Location

Online

Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations. 

Special rates for difficult times 

The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s weekly COVID-19 Series webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic. 

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

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