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RCR Learning Live is a three-week programme, made up of three parts: oncology week, cross faculty week and radiology week. All sessions are available to book using the Register button. RCR Full Flier.pdf

Below you can see an overview of each the topics, dates and session chairs; for more information on individual speakers and presentations please download the full programme. The tabs in the menu above will take you to the learning objectives and session blurbs.

Oncology week 4 October 2021

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06:45-07:30

Sunrise yoga

08:00-10:30

Proton beam therapy (PBT)

Chair: Dr Shermaine Pan

12:30-13:30

Cyclotron Trust symposium

Chairs: Dr Ed Smith and Dr Yen Chang  

17:30-20:00

Horizon scanning: Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR) for oligometastatic disease – next steps

Chair: Dr Ganesh Radhakrishna

5 October 2021

08:00-10:00

Central nervous system (CNS) cancer: Update on standard of care and the use of proton beam therapy in adults - Lectures

Chair: Professor Susan Short

18:00-20:00

Central nervous system (CNS) cancer: Update on standard of care and the use of proton beam therapy in adults - Planning and questions and answers

Chair: Dr Naomi Fersht

6 October 2021

08:00-10:00

Outlining lectures pelvis including stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)

Chairs:  Dr Alexandra Taylor, Dr Rebecca Muirhead and Dr Louise Murray 

12:30-13:30

Best practice in caring for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning (LGBTQ+) patients who have cancer

Chairs: Dr Daniel Saunders and Dr Alison Berner

18:00-20:00

Outlining workshop pelvis including stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)

Chair: Dr Alexandra Taylor and Dr Rebecca Muirhead

7 October 2021

08:00-10:00

Clinical oncology: The global impact of COVID-19 - an update two years on

Chair: Dr Kheng Yeoh ​​​​​​​

12:30-13:30

Update of The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) radiotherapy consent forms

Chairs: Dr Tom Roques and Dr Emma Kenney-Herbert

18:00-19:00

George Edelstyn plenary lecture - Improving cancer survival in the UK - the importance of earlier diagnosis and better treatment 

Chairs: Dr Jeanette Dickson and Dr Hannah Tharmalingam
Speaker: Professor Sir Mike Richards

8 October 2021

08:00-10:00

Clinical oncology trainee session: Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR) overview for trainees – liver, lung and bone  

Chair: Dr Fiona Wilson

18:00-20:00

Clinical oncology trainee session: Approach to reirradiation for the trainee  

Chair: Professor Peter Hoskin

Cross faculty week 11 October 2021

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08:00-10:00

Targeted locoregional therapies for liver tumours

Chairs: Dr Nadeem Shaida and Dr Ganesh Radhakrishna

12:30-13:30

4ways Lunchtime symposium (Platinum sponsor): How should we address the wellbeing of radiologists post pandemic?

18:00-20:00

Wellbeing

Chairs: Dr Nicky Thorp and Dr Teik Choon See
Please note that the Schwartz Round session which forms part of this session will not be recorded and can only be viewed live.  

12 October 2021

08:30-10:00

Making your best CESR application
Chair: Ruth Gibson

18:00-20:00

Research in the UK – a snapshot

Chair: Dr Suma Chakrabarthi

13 October 2021

06:45-07:30

Sunrise yoga

08:00-10:00

Training the oncologist of the future: the new clinical oncology curriculum, acute oncology and the oncology common stem

Chair: Dr Rachel Cooper

18:00-20:00

4ways sponsored session (Platinum sponsor): Imaging in low resource settings – Worldwide Radiology

14 October 2021

08:00-10:00

Pandemic and vaccines – a reality check

Chairs: Dr Ash Chakraborty and Dr Ganesh Radhakrishna

12:30-14:00

Pancreatic cancer reporting tool

Chairs: Raneem Albazaz and Ganesh Radhakrishna

18:00-20:00

Training the radiologist of the future: an introduction to the new clinical radiology and interventional radiology curricula

Chair: Dr Stephen Harden

15 October 2021

08:00-10:00

Medical educator: Appraisal skills and APCP report writing
Chair: Dr Linda Hacking

18:00-20:00

Medical Educator: Professionalism in medical education

Chair: Dr Linda Hacking

Radiology week 18 October 2021

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08:00-10:00

Paediatric oncology

Chair: Dr Rhianydd Williams

12:30-13:30

Who does it best? Quality in imaging through the lenses of UK NHS services, global teleradiology companies, and the private sector

Chair: Dr Nicky Thorp

 

18:00-20:00

Lets talking candidly: the duty of candour - the RCRs perspective

Chair: Professor Mark Callaway

19 October 2021

08:00-10:00

Healthcare in times of crisis: Impact of the pandemic on the global radiology and oncology communities and future insights

Chairs: Dr Venkat Sudigali and Dr Hassan Abdelsalam

12:30-13:30

Medcurrent lunchtime symposium: iRefer Clinical decision support for radiology referrals – current state and future direction 

18:00-20:00

Blunt and penetrating traumatic injuries: when and how interventional radiology (IR) can make a difference

Chairs: Dr Mo Hamady and Dr Clare Bent

20 October 2021

08:00-10:00

Junior radiology forum session: musculoskeletal (MSK) radiology pearls

Chair: Dr Sian Davies

12:30-13:30

Balzano lunchtime symposium (Silver sponsor): AI-driven decision support for lumbar spine MRI

18:00-20:00

Use of radiology artificial intelligence decision support tools in stroke, an industry collaboration

Chairs: Professor Phil White and Dr Grant Mair

21 October 2021

08:00-10:00

DIXON/Chemical shift imaging (CSI) in musculoskeletal (MSK) imaging; physics, utility and interactive case discussions

Chair: Dr Ian Pressney

12:30-13:30

Quality standard for imaging: 2021 revision

Chair: Richard Evans

18:00-20:00

Artificial intelligence (AI) education

Chair: Dr Gerald Lip

22 October 2021

06:45-07:30

Sunrise yoga

08:00-11:00

Artificial intelligence (AI) for radiology and oncology – warts and all

Chairs: Dr Alexandra Taylor, Dr Delia Pudney and Dr Rizwan Malik

13:00-14:00

Presidents plenary lecture: Health inequalities 
Chair: Dr Jeanette Dickson 
Speaker: Professor Chris Whitty 

Please note that this session isn't being recorded and can only be viewed live. 

18:00-20:00

Junior radiology forum session: Why is cardiac radiology important for the general radiologist?

Chairs: Dr Stephen Harden 

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