FPM Updates on Cancer: 2017

The FPM is planning a one day Symposium in 2017 in London providing updates on cancer prevention and treatment for health professionals, academics and policy makers.

Further details will be released early in 2017.

Email the organisers to express interest in attending the symposium as a delegate or as an abstract presenter.

Register online

Abstract submission online

Key themes

  • Risk factors for cancer
  • Lifestyle risk factors for cancer: observational and intervention studies in the general population
  • Policy: current barriers to a healthy lifestyle
  • Motivating organisations, health professionals and the public in lifestyle approaches for preventing cancer
  • Lifestyle to prevent recurrent cancer – evidence
  • Relative contribution of genes vs. lifestyle (personal) and ecological (general) factors to recurrent cancer
  • Evidence (for effects of lifestyle strategies aimed at preventing cancer /recurrent cancer
  • Impact of lifestyle intervention in cancer patients undergoing adjuvant therapy
  • Lifestyle to prevent recurrent cancer – implementation
  • Motivating organisations, health professionals and the public in lifestyle approaches for preventing recurrent cancer
  • Medical humanities for cancer patients, their families and health professionals
  • Poet residency for cancer patients
  • Filling gaps in the evidence, implementation and impact
  • Building support networks – social mobilisation

 

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