Event for Healthcare Professionals

New Course: Genomics Essentials for Paediatric Oncology

An overview of hereditary cancer predisposition in children

This one day learning event organised by the North East Thames Cancer
Genetics team will give an overview of paediatric cancer genetic syndromes and covers aspects of diagnosis, management and genetic counselling.

The faculty consists of clinicians from GOSH and beyond who are national and international experts in their field.

The course is for any healthcare professional interested in broadening their
understanding of hereditary cancer predisposition in children. It is particularly suitable for:

Clinical Genetics Registrars, Consultant Clinical Geneticists, Oncology Registrars, Consultant Oncologists and Paediatric Oncology Nurses

Learning Outcomes

  • Improved understanding of hereditary conditions which predispose to cancer in childhood
  • Improved understanding of surveillance options for managing cancer risk in childhood
  • Exploring the genetic counselling challenges in a paediatric cancer genetics setting

Date: Tuesday 11th October 2022 9.10 16.30
Venue: Online (Zoom)
CPD Accreditation: In progress
Cost: £125

For more information contact events.gla@gosh.nhs.uk

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