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Improving prospects for oral cancer patients

Event Type
BDA ONLINE COURSE
Event Subject
Clinical
Topics
 
Date
Thursday 21 November 2019 - Thursday 31 December 2020
Time
00:00 - 01:00
Venue
BDA e-learning
Address
www.bda.org/ilearn, ONLINE
Speakers
 
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Improving prospects for oral cancer 

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Session synopsis

The session provides an update of current mouth cancer statistics and highlights the important role dental practitioners have in spotting the early signs and symptoms to help improve early detection rates. The lecture also provides some insight into the treatment your patients with mouth cancer may then undergo.


Lecture filmed at the BDA, London in November 2019

 

Learning objectives

 

  • Improve awareness of current head and neck cancer trends and statistics
  • Improving early detection – key signs and symptoms your patients may present with
  • Understanding possible treatment your patients with mouth cancer may undergo

 

 

CPD

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About the speaker

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Russell Banner, Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Rutherford Cancer Centre South Wales

Russell's undergraduate training was at Christ's College, Cambridge and then at Guy's, Kings and St Thomas' Medical School in London, qualifying in 2002. He trained as a junior doctor in London and became convinced of a career in Clinical Oncology after working for six months in the Royal Marsden Hospital. Russell gained Fellowship of the Royal College of Radiologists in 2010 and Advanced Radiotherapy Clinical Research Fellowship at Velindre Cancer Centre in 2011. He completed his MSc with the Institute of Cancer Research in London in 2013 researching Human Papilloma Virus specific T-cell immune responses before and after chemoradiotherapy for oropharyngeal cancer.

Russell took up his post as a Consultant Clinical Oncologist in the South West Wales Cancer Centre in 2013 where his specialist tumour sites are head & neck and gynaecological cancers. He is trained in the use of Proton Beam Therapy and looks forward to developing the evidence base for the benefit of this treatment in these tumour sites.


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