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News item posted 26/01/2024
Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield presenting SHORE-C research on health care professionals' communication with patients about genomic and genetic testing. Treatment of breast cancer has for many years been dependent on the interaction of professionals from many disciplines. The UKIBCS gives all those with an active interest in breast cancer research and treatment an opportunity to consider and discuss how the latest advances may impact upon their and others areas of expertise.
News item posted 24/01/2024
Dr Helena Harder, one of our Senior Research Fellows attended and presented at the Belgium Society of Senology Conference: Breast Cancer Survivorship on the 13th January. The conference invited a range of professionals internationally to discuss survivorship following local and systemic treatment of breast cancer. Dr Harder gave a talk entitled Supportive interventions to manage side-effects and improve survivorship.
News item posted 23/01/2024
The SHORE-C team were at the BSMS Bench to Bedside Cancer Research Conference (19th January 2024) presenting several posters as well as a talk from Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield on "Talking about genetic testing in breast cancer".
News item posted 23/01/2024
Anna, our assistant administrator is happy to announce the birth of her baby girl Beatrice, born at 10pm on Christmas Eve. Both mum and baby are doing well. We wish Anna and her family well during this special time.
News item posted 15/01/2024
Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield will soon be travelling to Rome, Italy to present at the Cancer Pain Academy. The conference programme aims to help health care professionals improve the quality of pain management and deepen their holistic approach in care. Professor Fallowfield's presentation will be entitled "Communication with patients: dos and donts" View the conference webpage here
News item posted 12/12/2023
Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfld recently attended the Amsterdam Patient Centricity & Engagement Conference. Professor Fallowfield delivered a presentation with Victoria Harvey-Jones (Associate Director of Medscape Oncology Global) entitled Closing The Gaps in Patient-Centricity: Revolutionising Medical Education for HCPs. View the conference website here for more information
News item posted 11/12/2023
We welcomed our newest member of staff, Niomie Wogan, to the team last week. Niomie is our new admin assistant so you will see her sitting in the front office if you come to visit. Niomie's Profile
News item posted 08/12/2023
Our old website has served us well for nearly 10 years, but it was time to move on. Please see here for our previous SHORE-C Website
News item posted 07/12/2023
Professor Dame Lesley Fallowfield was recently invited to speak as part of Medscape Education's The Women in Healthcare Leadership Podcast Series. The series explores the qualities needed to be a great leader in oncology and challenges the lack of recognition given to women in the health sector. The podcast's aim is to amplify women's voices in healthcare and advocate for gender diversity and equity of access to life-transforming research and medicines. Professor Fallowfield's episode is entitled: It's Time to Hear From Her: Planting the Seeds for Future Women Leaders in Medicine. The full podcast is available to listen to here: Planting the Seeds for Future Women Leaders in Medicine (medscape.org)
News item posted 29/11/2023
Professsor Dame Lesley Fallowfield and Professor Val Jenkins are at the Advance Breast Cancer Conference in Lisbon this week (9th-11th November). Val's poster has won a best poster prize! ABC7, Lisbon, November 2023
News item posted 09/11/2023
Anna Neri, our Assistant Administrator, is leaving us for a while to have a baby. We enjoyed her delicious cooking at lunchtime today. We will miss her, but wish her the best of luck and all happiness with her baby daughter!
News item posted 07/11/2023