UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology


Basic Principles of Neuro-oncology Programme

Date: 8th November 2018

Location: Basement Lecture Theatre, 33 Queen Square, London, WC1N

8.30Registration and Coffee 
9.00The new WHO classificationProf Sebastian Brandner
9.40Symptom Control - Epilepsy, Steroids, ThrombosisDr Gary Hotton
10.20Neuroradiology - MR AnatomyDr Chandra Hoskote
11.30Neuroradiology - MRI sequencesDr Harpreet Hyare
12.10Surgical management of eloquent area tumours; principles of functional brain mappingMr George Samandouras
13.40Clinical Features and Epidemiology of Brain TumoursDr Jeremy Rees
14.20Palliative Care - End of Life, Spiritual CareDr Jon Martin
15.30Patient perspectiveMr Oliver Hilsdon
16.10Molecular pathways in Brain TumoursDr Paul Mulholland
16.50Summary and Feedback 

Speaker profiles

Feedback from the first course run in 2017/18


“Presenters all excellent and easy to listen to. Thank you”
“Great range of medical disciplines to give teaching of breadth and depth of neuro-oncology”
“Very interesting lectures to a high standard”
“Very good study day. Learned a lot”
“Well received by all and long awaited”