TOPIC: Current treatment and management of colorectal cancer inc.
Surgery for colorectal cancer - Dr Adrian Fernandez
Decision making - why my patient has a particular resection and the role of neoadjuvant therapy
Stomas - does my patient require one and is it permanent
Complications - site specific and stoma related following hospital discharge and strategies for management
Systemic therapy of colorectal cancer – Dr Desmond Yip
Concept of adjuvant therapy for resected colorectal carcinoma
Use of systemic therapies including chemotherapy and biological agents in the management of advanced colorectal cancer and their toxicities
Importance of molecular markers that determine therapy in advanced colorectal cancer
Chronic disease model of advanced colorectal cancer
The evening will also include brief updates on:
VENUE: The Wharf Restaurant, Lake Street, Merimbula NSW 2548
Spaces are limited, registration is essential
This meeting is kindly sponsored by Amgen Australia.