2nd Central North Island Head and Neck Oncology Meeting
November 23 2017 09.00 - 13.00
@ Palmerston North Hospital – Medical Imaging Meeting Room.
This meeting is open to medical/ surgical, nursing and allied health staff.
Please RSVP to Maura.foley@midcentral dhb.govt.nz by Oct 27.
Light refreshments and lunch will be provided, but if you have any specific dietary requirements could you please advise us.
Welcome and Introduction by Dr. Ken Clark
Impact of PEG feeding on post Chemo RT swallowing- Dr Su Chen Fong
Update from NZ-AUS Head and Neck Society meeting- Dr. Miriama Delaibatiki
ATA guidelines on management of thyroid cancer- What has changed? Mr. Aneesh Kumar
Management of skull base tumours- Prof. Swee Tan
Role of FDG PET in staging and follow up of Head and Neck tumours- Dr. Miriama Delaibatiki
EBM on management of HPV related oropharyngeal SCC- Mr. Aneesh Kumar
TBA Mr Craig MacKinnon
12:00- 12:30 Lunch provided in the clinical lecture theatre
12:30pm-1:15pm Panel discussion: Management of thyroid nodule – Aneesh Kumar (Moderator), Colin Wilson, Richard Coutts, Grant Broadhurst, Veronica Crawford, Rix du Plessis and Marianne Lill.
NB This event will be occurring in the Clinical Lecture theatre