Symposium on Primary Breast Cancer in Older Women


Theme: “What are my Treatment Options, Doctor?”

Host: University of Nottingham, UK

Chair: Kwok-Leung Cheung

Date: Friday 4 March 2022

Venue: East Midlands Conference Centre (EMCC), Nottingham, UK

Provisional Programme

Poster presentations will be available all day. We will also be incorporating MDT cases into one or two of the sessions.

Welcome and Introduction

Speaker: Kwok-Leung Cheung

Session 1: Recent developments

Chair: Siri Rostoft

Speakers: Kwok-Leung Cheung and Etienne Brain


  • EUSOMA/SIOG recommendations
  • Guidelines on genomics

Session 2: Oral abstracts

Chair: Ruth Parks


  • Oral abstract presentations

Session 3: Patients and carers

Chair: Etienne Brain

Speakers: Joanne York


  • Interviewing patients and carers

Session 4: Challenging areas

Chair: Kwok-Leung Cheung

Speakers: Sian Davies, Siri Rostoft, Malcolm Reed


  • Can the anaesthetist and geriatrician work together?
  • How to integrate patient preference into decision making?

Summary and Conclusions

Speaker: Etienne Brain

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Symposium on Primary Breast Cancer in Older Women

Meeting Secretariat
University of Nottingham School of Medicine
Royal Derby Hospital Centre
Uttoxeter Road, Derby
DE22 3DT, UK

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