Representing and supporting medical oncologists in the UK

CPD & Education

Keep up to date with research and best practice.

#Web Link
1. Doctors.net
  Doctors.net have a homepage for oncologists in the library section. There is an Oncology forum where oncologists and other doctors discuss cases and oncology in general. There is also a Doctors.net iphone App available via iTunes. AD the webmaster for this ACP site is an advisor to Doctors.net and compiles the monthly JournalWatch which is sent to members with an interest in oncology identified in their profile.
2. Medscape.Oncology
  Great site for oncology news and background articles on research. There is also an excellent iphone App available free at iTunes which includes a drug formulary including toxicites and interactions.
3. Oncology Education
  Another excellent site from Canada. A developing educational site for medical oncologists. Their stated aim, "is to improve patient care through education".
4 eCancer
  This rapidly expannding site was originally set up as an open access cancer journal. However it now includes video, podcasts, news, and other resources. It was founded by the European Institute of Oncology based in Italy, and suported by the European Cancer Organisation (ECCO). It is published by Cancer Intelligence based in the UK; Professor Gordon McVie is their director.
5 European School of Oncology
  Set up in 1982 it's aim is to contribute to the reduction of deaths from cancer due to late diagnosis and/or inadequate treatment. They organise meeting all over Europe and run online educational grandrounds weekly.
6 NHS Core Learning Unit
  Site where you can do some of your statutory and mandatory NHS training.
7 GCP Training Online
  If you are involved in clinical research within the NHS you can sign up for a free online Good Clinical Practice course. The NIHR CRN provides both elearning and face to face workshops.
8 cancernetwork
  US site which includes a free online journal - Oncology, plus access to a useful Cancer Management Handbook (also available as an app) and other review articles.