Aim

  • Introduce the biological and genetic processes involved in the development of cancer and their relationship to cancer treatments

Target Audience

This course is for staff who have attended the Nature of Cancer Course or for any staff working in a health or social care setting who have a basic understanding of cancer and its treatments but who would like to further develop their knowledge in this area.

Date and Duration

Date/Time:
See dates and apply

Duration:
2 days

Content

  • Epidemiology of cancer – an introduction
  • Cancer risk factors
  • Tumour growth and metastases
  • Relationship between chemicals and radiation in the development of cancers
  • Genetic mutation
  • Cancer therapy – the future

Certificate of attendance

Number of Places and Cost

Number of places:

20

Cost:

£120

(Free for CCC staff)

Venue and Location

Venue:

The Clinical Education Department

Location:

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Clatterbridge Road
Bebington
Wirral CH63 4JY

Contact

E-mail us about this course: 
ccf-tr.clinicaleducation@nhs.net

Call us on: 0151 556 5790