Representing and supporting medical oncologists in the UK

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ACP Educational Books

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The ACP has collaborated with EBN Health to produce a series of well-received books on various aspects of oncology which you can purchase here. ACP members have edited and authored the publications. The current titles are:  Problem Solving Through Precision Oncology,  Problem Solving in Older Cancer Patients,  Problem Solving in Acute Oncology,  Problem Solving...
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ACP members please don't forget to update your details

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You should already have received details of our new database from our new association management company, Meeting Makers. To those who have re-registered as members through this database, thank you. For others, please take the time to complete this. If you have not received the message from Meeting Makers, or you have mislaid or deleted it, please let ACP secretary Alison Norton know. The new A...
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ACP Oncology Prizes

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The ACP is pleased to offer prizes for 2017 to both medical students and Postgraduate trainees at FY/CMT level, to try and stimulate an interest in oncology and recognise excellence in cancer research.

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ACP Presentation to ShoT Committee - 31st Jan 2017

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A senior ACP representative group met with the Shape of Training (ShOT) Steering Committee to put forward the case for the need for medical oncology to remain an acute-medicine-free specialty both as consultants and for the majority of our training.

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ePrescribing of SACT, and IT systems for Oncology

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In the NHS we use multiple software systems to record data on cancer patients and also to prescribe treatment. There is a lack of coordination between both suppliers and users and the result can often feel like a fragmented system. We carried out a survey of oncologists in various centres around the country to find out more about the systems in use. The results are available here. Dr Rebecca He...
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