An Introduction to Haematology Care

Monday 21st May 2018

This study day will provide a basic understanding of caring for haematology patients

Learning Outcomes

This day will provide a basic knowledge of haematological malignancies and the complications that can occur when caring for them. You will gain an understanding of the main haematological disease groups, their treatments, associated toxicities and supportive care as well as the role of clinical trials in haematology

Intended Audience

Newly qualified staff, new to haematology or staff wanting a refresher on basic knowledge. Also open to nurses, nursing students and other allied health professionals

Topics

  • Haematopoesis & Basic Immunology
  • Diagnosing Haematological Malignancies
  • Disease group sessions- Acute Leukaemia, Myeloma, Lymphoma
  • Acute toxicities
  • Stem cell transplant
  • Challenging conversations in early diagnosis
  • What happens when things go wrong?

Fees

£50 General Admission

£30 Live Stream

Sponsors

If you would like to sponsor this event, please email  victoria.taylor2@christie.nhs.uk for further information

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