2017 AGM

2017 Annual Conference and AGM – “Trials and Tribulations”

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Date:

Tuesday 13 June 2017

Venue:

Birmingham

The 2017 Annual Conference and AGM of The National Federation of Prostate Cancer Support Groups will be held on Tuesday 13 June in:

Nettlefold Meeting Room
The Nicolson Building
Winterbourne House
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2RT

For directions and parking, click here.

Nominations

This year there is a vacancy for a new Trustee because Mike Harrison has stepped down. To apply, please download and complete the Nomination Form.

Agenda and Papers

To view the agenda and supporting papers, click here.

Timetable

The event starts at 10.30am and finishes at 4.30pm and the provisional programme is as follows:

10.00 Coffee and Registration

10.30 AGM including Trustee Election

11.30 Open Forum. An opportunity for members to ask the Board any questions

12.15 Buffet Lunch

13.15 Incontinence and ED - Managing the issues for Men: Julian Shah, Consultant Urological Surgeon, UCH London and Victoria Muir, Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist, Bedford

14.15 Challenging the Variation in Clinical Nurse Specialist Support & ED Services: Morven Masterton, Head of Outreach, Prostate Cancer UK

14.45 Clinical Trials post-STAMPEDE: Professor Nick James, Clinical Oncologist,University Hospitals Birmingham

15:30 Tea Break

15.45 Clinical Panel Discussion

16.30 Close of Conference/Tea & Networking

Registration

As usual, we would encourage as many Member Groups as possible to attend the day’s events along with their wives or partners. Attendance is free to representatives of Member Groups. In addition, as in past years, we are in a position to offer travel expense refunds for up to two representatives from each Group. Download an Expenses Claim Form.

To book places, please email the following information to simon.lanyon@tackleprostate.org by Saturday 27 May at the latest.

  • Name(s) of participant(s)

  • Support Group Name

  • Any dietary requirements

  • Contact telephone number and email address

  • Please indicate which participant will be the Group’s Delegate for AGM voting