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NURSING WORKSHOP

Our half-day Nursing Workshop has been supported by Cancer Research UK under their Excellence in Research programme. It is being led by Dr Donna Graham (Consultant in Experimental Cancer Medicine) and Clare Dickinson (CRUK Senior Nurse Manchester).

 

Registration for the workshop is £60 + VAT per delegate. Book here.

 

Tuesday 16 July 2019

The Role of Research Nurses in the Development & Delivery of Phase I Trials

 

Objectives

Understanding changing nature of treatment and complexities( in terms they understand following on from the main session throughout the conference) 

Implications / impact on practice and delivery

Advanced skill required to fully support patients and their care

Advances in professional nursing roles

 

Agenda

09:00 - 09:15 Introductions

Introductions to the session and the panel – including short patient video

Co-chairs:

Professor Janelle Yorke – Patient Centred Research Lead (The Christie NHS Foundation Trust)

Clare Dickinson – CRUK Senior Nurse, Manchester

Dr Donna Graham – Consultant in Experimental Cancer Medicine (The Christie NHS Foundation Trust)

09:15 - 09:40 The changing nature of treatments and the implications for nurses.​

Dr Allan Jordan – Director of Oncology Drug Discovery, Sygnature Discovery

09:40 - 10:05 Practicalities of delivering Phase I trials

Chloe Cowan – Operational director of CRF Glasgow

10:05 - 10:30 What we can learn from paediatrics? (inclusive of cell-based therapies)

Emma Charnock – ECMC Manchester Paediatric Nurse: Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

Michelle Davies – Advanced nurse practitioner: Advanced Immune and Cell Therapy Team, Manchester

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 - 11:25 Increasing complexity of Phase I trials and learning from the North American experience

Lindsay Carlsson – Research nurse in the Drug Development Program at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

11:25 - 11:45 The role of the Advanced nurse practitioner in Early Phase clinical trials

Lorraine Turner – Advanced nurse practitioner: ECMC breast cancer team, Manchester

Michelle Davis – Advanced nurse practitioner: Advanced Immune and Cell Therapy Team, Manchester

11:45 - 12:05 Research and academic options for nurses involved in Early Phase trials

Professor Janelle Yorke – Patient Centred Research Lead (The Christie NHS Foundation Trust)

12:05 - 12:30 Summary and Q & A session with the panel