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Irish Melanoma Forum 2017

Irish Melanoma Forum 2017

7th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Irish Melanoma Forum 2017
Friday 8th December 2017
Herbert Park Hotel Ball bridge – Dublin
Scientific Programme

08.45- 09.30 Meeting Registration

0930 – 09.40 Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Paula Calvert – Consultant Medical Oncologist – University Hospital Waterford

 

09.40 – 11.10 Session 1 – Chair:
Dr. Paula Calvert – Consultant Medical Oncologist – University Hospital Waterford
Dr. Sinead Field Consultant Dermatologist – University Hospital Waterford

 

09.40 -10.10 “National incidence, mortality and survival statistics for melanoma”
Dr. Paul Walsh Cancer Intelligence Manager National Cancer Registry

 

10.10 – 10.40 “Naevi, Melanomas & I Don’t Knows The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of
Melanocytic Pathology”
Professor Rob Landers — UCC Clinical Professor & Consultant Pathologist
Regional Pathology Laboratory – University Hospital Waterford

 

Irish Melanoma Forum 2017

Pictured at the Irish Melanoma Forum 2017, in Herbert Park Hotel, December 8th, was Prof Rob Landers, UCC Clinical Professor and Consultant Pathologist, UHW. Picture: Brendan Lyon/ImageBureau

10.40 – 11.10 Translational Research
Professor Walter Kolch — Director of Systems Biology Ireland –
UCD Conway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research

Irish Melanoma Forum 2017

Pictured at the Irish Melanoma Forum 2017, in Herbert Park Hotel, December 8th, was Prof Walter Kolch, Director of Systems Biology Ireland, UCD Conway Institute. Picture: Brendan Lyon/ImageBureau

 

11.10 – 11.30 Morning Refreshment Break

 

Irish Melanoma Forum 2017

Pictured at the Irish Melanoma Forum 2017, in Herbert Park Hotel, December 8th, were (l-r) Dr Maeve Redmond, Beaumont Hospital and Dr Cliona Ryan, Beaumont Hospital. Picture: Brendan Lyon/ImageBureau

 

11.30 – 13.00 Session – Chair:
Dr. Paul Donnellan- Consultant Medical Oncologist- University Hospital Galway
Dr, Paula Calvert – Consultant Medical Oncologist – University Hospital Waterford

Irish Melanoma Forum 2017

Pictured at the Irish Melanoma Forum 2017, in Herbert Park Hotel, December 8th, were (l-r) Dr Paul Donnellan, Galway University Hospital and Dr Paula Calvert, University Hospital Waterford. Picture: Brendan Lyon/ImageBureau

 

 

11.30 – 12.00 Recent advances in adjuvant therapy for melanoma
Professor Paul Lorigan — Consultant Medical Oncologist — The University of Manchester and,
The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

 

Irish Melanoma Forum 2017

Pictured at the Irish Melanoma Forum 2017, in Herbert Park Hotel, December 8th, was Prof Paul Lorigan, University of Manchester. Picture: Brendan Lyon/ImageBureau

 

12.00 – 12.30 Managing Patients with Melanoma on Oral anti-Cancer Therapy Standardising our
Approach”
Ms. Ada Kinneally—DNS Oncology – University Hospital Waterford

 

 

1230 – 13.00 State of the art for systemic therapy for advanced melanoma
Dr. Paul Nathan – Consultant Medical Oncologist Mount Vernon Cancer Centre UK

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch

 

Irish Melanoma Forum 2017

Pictured at the Irish Melanoma Forum 2017, in Herbert Park Hotel, December 8th, were (l-r) Dr Matthew Wheater, University Hospital Southampton; Dr Paula Calvert, University Hospital Waterford and Dr Paul Nathan, Mount Vernon Cancer Centre, UK. Picture: Brendan Lyon/ImageBureau

 

 

14.00 -X5.35 Session 3 – Chairs:
Mr. Padraic Regan — Consultant Plastic Surgeon — University Hospital Galway
Mr. Noel Horgan — Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon St. Vincent’s University Hospital

Irish Melanoma Forum 2017

Pictured at the Irish Melanoma Forum 2017, in Herbert Park Hotel, December 8th, were (l-r) Dr Paul Donnellan, Galway Universty Hospital; Prof Paul Lorigan, University of Manchester and Mr Padraic Regan, Galway University Hospital. Picture: Brendan Lyon/ImageBureau

 

14,00 – 14.30 Approaches for management of advanced Ocular melanoma
Dr. Matthew Wheater – Consultant Medical Oncologist —
University Hospital Southampton

 

14.30-15.00 “Melanoma Surgery in the era of effective systemic therapy”
Mr. Kieran Power Consultant Plastic Surgeon — Royal Marsden London – UK

 

15.00 – 15,30 “Stereotactic Radiotherapy in Melanoma”
Professor John Armstrong— Consultant Radiation Oncologist & Director of Research —
St, Luke’s Radiation Oncology Network – Dublin

15.30 – 16.00 Review of Abstracts
Dr. Fergal Kelleher – Consultant Medical Oncologist AMNCH Tallaght

Q&A and Closing Remarks
Dr. Paula Calvert – Consultant Medical Oncologist University Hospital Waterford

Full gallery of photographs https://www.theimagebureau.ie/v/photos/45632mxd/C279794804/irish-melanoma-forum-2017

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