Guy’s and St Thomas’ New Treatments and Technologies in Thoracic Oncology Conference

This conference is open to GPs, chest physicians, thoracic oncologists, and thoracic surgeons and allied health professionals who care for patients with thoracic oncologic diseases including lung cancer, mesothelioma, and thymic malignancies.

The conference will improve understanding of contemporary, minimally-invasive surgical approaches to lung cancer and multimodality approach for pulmonary metastases, advanced tumour and rare thoracic malignancies. It will help participants to appreciate the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating thoracic malignancies and understand roles of thoracic surgery in the era of targeted therapy and the impact of new technologies.

Topics covered include:

  • Lung cancer early stage
  • Optimisation of borderline patients
  • Principles and advances in immunotherapy
  • Lung cancer stage III and IV
  • Update on neuroendocrine tumours
  • Update on thymoma and mesothelioma

More information can be found here or by emailing events@gstt.nhs.uk.