Strong Together Schedule

Date: March 9, 2019

Session 1- Cervix
9:20 am A message from the Trinidad and Tobago Cancer Society Dr Asante Blanc
9:50 am LACC RCT and effect on clinical practice Dr Ian Harley
10:20 am Role of radical surgery in Locally advanced Dr. Anthony Pottinger cervical cancer
10:50 am Beverage Break
11:00 am Update on Brachytherapy for cervical cancer Dr Martin Keisch
11:30 pm HPV – where we are in the Caribbean Dr Vikash Chatrani
11:50 pm Lunch

Session 2 – Ovary
12:30 pm Preoperative predictive tools and outcomes for radical
surgery in ovarian cancer Dr Troy Gatcliffe
1:00 pm Update on treatment of Recurrent Ovarian cancer Dr Bradley Monk



Session 3
1:30 pm Rare Ovarian tumours Dr Raleigh Butler
2:00 pm Stump the professor Panel
2:30 pm Beverage Break



Session 4
3:15 pm Evolution of Radiotherapy treatment in the Caribbean Dr Dylan Narinesingh
3:45 pm NCCN Caribbean Harmonized Guideline – Cervix Dr Vishal Bahall


Date: March 10, 2019

Session 5
7:45 am Registration and Breakfast
8:30 am Safety briefing
8:30 am Role of Societies Dr Jenny Blake
8:50 am Message from CAOH Dr Marisa Nimrod
9:00 am Sentinel nodes in Gynaecological cancers Dr Elaine Craig
9: 30 am Morbid Obesity in Gynae-oncology patients Strategies to deliver standard treatment and improve QOL and re-duce all cause mortality. Dr Vishal Bahall
10:00 am Adequacy of pre-operative work up by gynaecologists Dr Vanessa Harry
10:30 am GTD in the Caribbean – time for a regional treatment centre Dr Ian Bambury
11:00 am Palliative Care in low resource setting Dr Stacey Chamley/Dr Karen Cox
11:30 am Vote of Thanks and Close Dr Carole Rattray