Conferences and Exhibitions
We travel up and down the UK to attend exhibitions and shows to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer. Audiences include the general public as well as medical professionals, see below for a list of some of the conferences and exhibitions we attend.
Support at these conferences is always needed so if you would like to get involved, please email [email protected]
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Health and Wellbeing at Work Conference
The Health and Wellbeing at Work Conference is the UK’s leading conference and exhibition aimed at improving health, wellbeing and performance of work-aged people. It provides an educational platform profiling innovations, best practice and the latest industry developments.
Members of our team attend the Health and Wellbeing conference talking to professionals about pancreatic cancer and how they can help raise awareness in the workplace.
Read Ali’s blog about the 2017 conference: Educating the UK workforce about pancreatic cancer.
The 50 Plus Show
The 50 Plus Show is appeals to those over 50 interested in hobbies, travel, crafts and health, including ‘beating cancer’.
We know that risk of pancreatic cancer increases with ages and it is important for us to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms at this event. We hand out information and talk to the members of the public to spread the word.
Primary Care and Public Health
The Primary Care and Public Health is the UK’s leading event for GPs, clinical commissioning groups, community nurses, midwives, AHPs (physiotherapists, podiatrists, speech and language therapists) and health care managers working in primary care, community care and public health. Over 6,500 delegates turn up every year.
It is the perfect place to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer amongst health care professionals, in particular our GP e-learning module.
The National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative Conference
This conference happens biennially and is led by Cancer Research UK. The conference brings together researchers, clinicians, patients and policy makers to share and discuss the latest research findings, their impact on policy, and implications for the future of earlier cancer diagnosis.
This conference provides us with an opportunity to hear key individuals and organisations theories and research into early diagnosis. Essentially it also provided a chance for networking and exploring new avenues for collaboration and research funding available. Read more about the 2017 conference here.
The Royal College of GPs Annual Conference
The RCGP Annual Primary Care Conference and exhibition is the ‘must attend’ event of the year for GPs and practice team colleagues, showcasing the latest clinical and policy developments across the UK and bringing together an impressive range of national and international speakers.
Like the Primary Care Conference It’s a great opportunity to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer amongst health care professionals, in particular our GP e-learning module.
The Barts and the London Pancreas Workshop
This London Pancreas Workshop is a forum for state of the art clinical and basic research in pancreatic cancer.
The Pancreatic Society Annual Conference
The Pancreatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland is an alliance of professionals advancing the understanding and management of pancreatic conditions, for the benefit of patients.