Wednesday 28th February 2018, 13.30 – 16.30 Lecture theatre, Manchester Cancer Research Centre, Wilmslow road, Manchester A meeting to explore achieving a consensus on the development a HPV vaccination programme across Greater Manchester and East Cheshire. Key Themes: Context Setting and current policy Update on latest research and prevalence of HPV related cancer Current Provision … Continue reading HPV Vaccination Programme Consensus Meeting
The recovery package – Greater Manchester’s experience Health professionals from across Greater Manchester have been exploring how far the Macmillan recovery package has been implemented in the city region. The recovery package, developed by Macmillan Cancer Support, is a series of interventions designed to improve life for people living with and beyond cancer. A … Continue reading Another successful GMC Event!!
RESPECT-21 is an independent research study evaluating the reorganisation of certain aspects of specialist cancer surgery into centralised specialist units. It is being carried out by researchers from the University of Manchester and University College London in collaboration with stakeholders from Greater Manchester Cancer and London Cancer. Click on the link below for the latest … Continue reading RESPECT21 – 6th newsletter now available…………
This is an exciting time for Greater Manchester Cancer, with lots of projects underway, as we deliver the GM Cancer plan. We are pleased to announce the appointment of the following pathway directors: Breast Pathway Board - Mr Mohammed Absar Colorectal Pathway Board - Mr Sajal Rai Haemato-oncology Pathway Board - Dr Eleni Tholouli Lung … Continue reading Newly appointed pathway clinical directors in post!
A Cancer Vanguard project is developing an online cancer health check tool that will estimate your cancer risk. The project is still in development and hopes to pilot the tool later this year. With the help of the Macmillan User Involvement team at GM Cancer the project has organised a focus group for people who … Continue reading Help us develop a new cancer health check tool!
The Greater Manchester Cancer Skin Pathway Board held their education event at The Christie Hospital NHS Foundation Trust on Thursday 23rd March 2017. The event was attended by clinician's, nurses and GP's from across Greater Manchester and was chaired by Dr Rebecca Brooke, Dr John Lear and Dr Vindy Ghura. The speakers covered a range … Continue reading Skin Pathway Board holds Education Event
On 17th March 2017, we hosted our annual Lung Cancer Education event. The key theme of the day was on our prevention strategy for lung cancer in Greater Manchester. Over 90 clinicians, specialist nurses, commissioners and primary care teams attended. Presentations focussed on reducing smoking rates in Greater Manchester, public campaigns and strategies planned to … Continue reading Lung Pathway Board Education Event – ‘Resounding Success’
We wish to advertise 5 Pathway (Clinical) Director posts to help deliver the Greater Manchester Cancer plan for the following tumour groups: COLORECTAL HEAMATO-ONCOLOGY HEPATO-PANCREATICO-BILIARY (HPB) LUNG PSYCHOLOGY SEE ROLE DESCRIPTION HERE These appointments are funded at 1 PA (4 hours per week)* *50% funded by Greater Manchester Cancer; 50% by host organisation The posts … Continue reading Recruitment of Pathway Director Posts
We are proud to publish today our cancer plan for Greater Manchester - Achieving world-class cancer outcomes: taking charge in Greater Manchester 2017-2021. Our Greater Manchester Cancer Plan sets out how we plan to tackle cancer in the region over the next five years. Cancer survival rates in Manchester are improving. A cancer patient diagnosed here … Continue reading A cancer plan for Greater Manchester