2nd Central North Island

 
 

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.

8:55am

Welcome and Introduction by Dr. Ken Clark

9:00am- 9:15am

Impact of PEG feeding on post Chemo RT swallowing- Dr Su Chen Fong

9:15am- 9:40am

Update from NZ-AUS Head and Neck Society meeting- Dr. Miriama Delaibatiki

9:40- 10:05

ATA guidelines on management of thyroid cancer- What has changed? Mr. Aneesh Kumar

10:05- 10:30

Management of skull base tumours- Prof. Swee Tan

10:30- 10:45

Break

10:45- 11:10

Role of FDG PET in staging and follow up of Head and Neck tumours- Dr. Miriama Delaibatiki

11:10- 11:35

EBM on management of HPV related oropharyngeal SCC- Mr. Aneesh Kumar

11:35- 12:00

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