An Introduction to Cancer

When Jun 24, 2015 10:00 AM to Jun 25, 2015 04:40 PM
Where Manchester
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This is a two day course by David O’Halloran which presents a basic understanding of cancer. Through a series of presentations, the speaker describes how cancer develops, the commonest types of cancer, cancer detection and treatment modalities. The sessions are supplemented by quizzes to aid understanding and group interactive question and answer sessions to keep everyone engaged

 

Key Themes:

  • Introduction to cells, tissues and cancer
  • Classification of cancer
  • The spread of cancer
  • Overview of treatment options
  • Female reproductive system & tumours (including breast)
  • Oral cavity, large intestine oncology testicular and prostate cancer
  • Circulatory system and related oncology
  • Respiratory system & tumours

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