Program

(As of 18 May 2018)

Friday, 25 May 2018
Time Speaker Session
09:00 - 17:00   Registration
09:00 - 09:50   Arrival tea and coffee
09:50 - 10:00

Dan McKavanagh
Geeta Sandhu
Introduction and course overview

    An Introduction to Cancer Therapy & Pharmacology I
10:00 - 10:45 Dan McKavanagh
Principles of anti-cancer therapies (inc PK)
10:45 - 11:15 Dan McKavanagh
Anticancer drug pharmacology  1 - Antimetabolites
11:15 - 11:45 Christine Carrington
Anticancer drug pharmacology  2 - Alkylating agents
11:45 - 12:15 Christine Carrington
Administration of cancer chemotherapy
12:15 - 13:00   Lunch
     An Introduction to Cancer Therapy & Pharmacology II
13:00 - 13:20 Dan McKavanagh  Anticancer drug pharmacology 3 - Antibiotic cytotoxics
13:20 - 13:40 Dan McKavanagh  Anticancer drug pharmacology 4 - Platinums
13:40 - 14:10 Christine Carrington  Anticancer drug pharmacology 5 - Plant alkaloids & Taxanes
14:10 - 14:30 Dan McKavanagh  Anticancer drug pharmacology 6 - PKIs
14:30 - 15:00 Christine Carrington  Anticancer drug pharmacology 7 - Immunotherapy & mAbs
15:00 - 15:30     Afternoon Tea
     Safety in Cancer Treatment
15:30 - 16:00  Geeta Sandhu  Medication safety and governance for cancer pharmacists
16:00 - 16:45  Marissa Ryan  Oral chemotherapy workshop 
16:45 - 17:00  All Speakers  Q & A Panel Discussion

 
Saturday, 26 May 2018
Time Speaker Session
08:00 - 08:30     Registration / Arrival tea& coffee
08:30 - 08:45 Dan McKavanagh Introduction and course overview
    Toxicities Session 1
08:45 - 09:15

Geeta Sandhu

Haematological toxicities (Part 1)
Neutropenia
09:15 - 09:45

Jim Siderov

Gastrointestinal toxicities (Part 1)
Nausea and vomiting

09:45 - 10:30 Marissa Ryan Renal and hepatic toxicities
10:30 - 10:45   Panel discussion/Q&A
10:45 - 11:00   Morning tea
    Disease-Based Workshops 1
11:00 - 11:45

Breast cancer 
Marissa Ryan
Breast cancer 
Group 1
Lung cancer 
Group 2
Myeloma
Group 3
11:45 - 12:30

Lung cancer 
Gail Rowan
Breast cancer 
Group 2
Lung cancer 
Group 3
Myeloma
Group 1
12:30 - 13:15

Myeloma 
Michael Powell

Breast cancer 
Group 3
Lung cancer 
Group 1
Myeloma
Group 2
13:15 - 14:00   Lunch
    Toxicities Session 2 
14:00 - 14:30

Geeta Sandhu

Haematological toxicities (Part 2)
Anaemia/thrombocytopaenia
14:30 - 15:00

Jim Siderov

Gastrointestinal toxicities (Part 2)
Diarrhoea, constipation, mucositis
15:00 - 15:30 Dan McKavanagh Cardiotoxicity
15:30 - 15:45   Panel discussion/Q&A
15:45 - 16:00   Afternoon Tea
    Chemotherapy Workshops
16:00 - 16:45


UCP
Gail Rowan 
Jim Siderov
Understanding Chemotherapy 
Protocols
Group A
Chemotherapy and 
Organ Dysfunction
Group B 

16:45 - 17:30


COD
Michael Powell 

Understanding Chemotherapy 
Protocols
Group B 
Chemotherapy and 
Organ Dysfunction
Group A  
17:30 - 19:30   BBQ Dinner    

  
Sunday, 27 May 2018
Time Speaker Session
08:00 - 08:15     Registration / Arrival tea & coffee
08:15 - 08:30 Jim Siderov  Introduction and course overview
08:30 - 09:30 Christine Carrington  Toxicities from Immunotherapy
09:30 - 10:30 Gail Rowan  Oncological emergencies
10:30 - 10:45   Morning tea
    Disease-Based Workshops 2
10:45 - 11:30

Melanoma
Christine Carrington
Melanoma
Group 1
Lymphoma 
Group 2
Colorectal
Group 3
11:30 - 12:15


Lymphoma
Geeta Sandhu
Dan McKavanagh
Melanoma
Group 2

Lymphoma 
Group 3

Colorectal
Group 1

12:15 - 13:00

Colorectal
Jim Siderov

Melanoma
Group 3
Lymphoma
Group 1
Colorectal
Group 2
13:00- 13:45   Lunch
    Afternoon Session 
13:45 - 14:15


All Speakers 


Safety, Quality, and Governance in cancer chemotherapy -
The pharmacist's role (tie into Friday pm session)
2x Cases
14:15 - 15:15 All Speakers  Panel discussion
15:15 - 15:30


Michael Powell
Geeta Sandhu
Dan McKavanagh
Summary and Close