About this event

  • Date and time Fri 1 May 2020 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Urology

This webinar will explore and outline the implications for urologists working in the COVID-19 crisis, how this effects benign and malignant diseases, and the ramifications the wider urology workforce.

During this session you will:

  • Understand the BAUS guidelines for oncological care during the COVID-19 crisis
  • Understand the cases urologists are still suitable to operate on
  • What are the implications for oncological and benign urological disease during this period
  • Estimate methods of re-escalation of surgical and diagnostic services
  • Understand the use of urologists deployed to other roles including ITU and the Nightingale Hospital

A certificate of attendance and CPD certificate with 1 CPD credit will be issued to those joining the webinar live.


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This meeting is a part of the Urology Section webinar series that will be broadcast weekly on Friday afternoons at 2:00pm. These webinars will be available to access later online by those who have registered but cannot be present for the live broadcast.

We would like to thank The Urology Foundation and The Hadley Trust for their generous support enabling free access to this webinar for trainees.


*Please note that none of the companies listed above have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of this webinar.

Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.


Special rates for difficult times

The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s COVID-19 online events are available 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.


*Please note: Once you have booked you will receive the webinar link on the day of the webinar.


Key speakers

Kate Haire

Kate Haire

Consultant in Public Health Medicine

Speaker's biography

Kate Haire is a consultant in Public Health Medicine, the Clinical Chair SE London Cancer Alliance and is currently the clinical lead for the SE London Cancer Surgery Hub. Kate’s career has focused on the planning, organisation and quality assurance of health services. Kate has worked at a senior level across a range of commissioning and provider organisations within the NHS both at a national, regional and local level.

E Dinneen

Eoin Dineen

Specialty trainee in urology in London with an academic background

Speaker's biography

Eoin Dinneen is a specialty trainee in urology in London with an academic background. He is currently undertaking a PhD at University College London where he is the Associate Principal Investigator on the NeuroSAFE PROOF randomised controlled trial. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Eoin has been balancing his research duties with work at the NHS Nightingale London Hospital. He works as a member of the staff at the Nightingale Training Centre, based at the O2 Arena, Greenwich.

Danielle Whiting

Danielle Whiting

ST3 Urology Registrar, Frimley Park Hospital

Speaker's biography

Danielle Whiting trained at King’s College London and completed a masters in surgery with a focus in Urology at Canterbury Christchurch University in 2019. She is now an ST3 Urology Registrar in Kent, Surrey and Sussex currently working at Frimley Park Hospital.

Christian Brown

Christian Brown

Clinical managerial experience both at Trust and Network level running transformation projects and the Prostate Cancer Service

Speaker's biography

Christian works between King's and Guy's in London. Both hospitals have been involved with COVID-19 from the start both acutely and in attempts to keep cancer services running for the time critical patients.

Maria Satchi

Maria Satchi

Consultant at Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

Speaker's biography

Maria is a newly appointed consultant at Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust having recently completed a fellowship in Andrology at UCLH. This appointment was soon followed by the COVID-19 crisis which has had a significant impact on benign services.




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