Irish Society of Gynaecological Oncology (ISGO) Annual meeting

Friday 12th November 2021      Clayton Hotel Cork City, Lapp’s Quay

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Anne Bedford

Roche Products (Ireland) Limited

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08:00   Registration, coffee & poster hanging 

09:00   Opening Address

09:15   Horizon scanning the future treatments in cervical cancer

            Dr Dearbhaile Collins, Consultant Medical Oncologist, Cork University Hospital

09:45   The role of HIPEC in gynaecological malignancies

            Dr Donal Brennan, Consultant Gynaecologist, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital    Q&A

10.30   Communicating about my Cancer in Challenging Times: What helps and what doesn’t

Dr Helen Greally, Director of psychology and support services, Cancer Care West / National Clinical Lead in Psycho-Oncology     Q&A

10.50   Clinical Research mini-oral presentations (5 abstracts: 5 mins + 2 mins for Q = 35 mins)

11:30   Coffee Break & poster viewing

12:00   Basic Science mini-oral Presentations (5 abstracts – 5 mins each + 2 mins for Q = 35 mins)

12:40   Women’s Health Initiative Update

            Ms Yvonne O’Meara, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin

12:50   Women’s Health Initiative Update

            Ms Kate O’Connell, Research Support Officer, University College Cork/Cork University Hospital             Q&A

13:00   Lunch (Scientific Industry Sponsored Symposium)

14:00   OncoGenetics in Gynae Cancer

            Dr Karen Cadoo, Consultant Medical Oncologist, St James’s Hospital, Dublin  Q&A

14:30   Hot Topics in Menopause

            Dr Fionan Donohoe, Clinical fellow, Living Well with Cancer Programm      Q&A

14:50   The COVID impact on gynaecological cancers

            Professor Seamus O’Reilly, Consultant Medical Oncologist, Cork University Hospital

 15:10   Can we diagnose ovarian cancer better?

            Dr James Beirne, Consultant Gynaecological Oncologist, St James’s Hospital, Dublin

15:30   Coffee Break & poster viewing

16:00 – 17:30: Gynaecological cancer Multidisciplinary Tumour Board

16:00   LGSOC

16:30   GTD

17:00   Endometrial cancer

18:00   Dinner & Awards

19:00   Close of Meeting