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New Survivorship Recommendations Published In Oral Oncology

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The manuscript was completed by an expert panel as part of the Make Sense campaign

We are delighted to let you know that the first ever head and neck cancer survivorship recommendations for a European setting have been published in Oral Oncology! This publication is a revision of the American Cancer Society...

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Robot surgery boosts cancer survival rate

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Royal Marsden study found a significant improvement over traditional methods

Photo above: Professor Vin Paleri, consultant head and neck surgeon at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London, stands with the Da Vinci robot Robotic surgery can significantly boost the survival chances of cancer patients compared with traditional...

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ENT UK Global Health Fund 2022

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Applications invited

The ENT UK Global Health group was established six years ago as part of ENT UK, the professional membership body representing ENT and head and neck surgery in the UK. ENT UK Global Health was founded with a mission to promote high-quality,...

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Head & Neck Cancer Society of Turkey announce Conference

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8th Annual Meeting

Save the date:  The 8th Turkish Head and Neck Cancer conference will be held on 23 – 26 February 2023 in Antalya Nirvana Hotel.  The event will be a joint Turkish - British meeting.   Further details to follow shortly.

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EHNS forthcoming events

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Reduced registration fees for BAHNO members!

1st Meeting of the European Head and Neck Society (EHNS) on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Head & Neck Oncology 14 & 15 October 2022 - Lausanne / Switzerland Aimeetingehns (aio-events.com)   4th International Symposium on HPV...

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The EVEREST HN launch event

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Run by The Royal Marsden

EVEREST-HN stands for ‘EVolution of a patiEnt-REported symptom-based risk stratification sySTem to redesign the suspected Head & Neck cancer referral pathway’. EVEREST-HN is an ambitious research programme involving collaborations with researchers...

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Double AmazonSmile donations

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Donations to BAHNO will be doubled on12-13 July

If you shop Amazon Prime Day deals on 12 & 13 July, Amazon will double donations: Simply shop with AmazonSmile ON in the Amazon Shopping app or at smile.amazon.co.uk/ch/257199-0, and AmazonSmile donates to The British Association Of Head And Neck...

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GIRFT

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Clinical oncologist Co-leader position available

The Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme is looking for a Clinical Oncologist Co-lead to work alongside the ENT and OMFS Co-leads to undertake a review of variation in the provision of head and neck cancer services across England. GIRFT...

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GIRFT Clinical Co-Lead – Head and Neck Cancer

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ENT clinical co-lead sought

The Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme is looking for a GIRFT an ENT clinical co-lead to work alongside the OMFS and Clinical Oncologist Co-leads to undertake a review of variation in the provision of head and neck cancer services across...

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North West Cancer Research & Oracle Cancer Trust Research Project

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Funding available for research project

North West Cancer Research and Oracle Cancer Trust wish to work together in order to jointly fund a research project in the area of Head and Neck cancer. This will focus on the need for better data to highlight the inequalities in Head and Neck...

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Prof Vinidh Paleri presents awards

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BAHNO Conference honours top specialists

Professor VInidh Paleri conferred Honorary Membership on three top Head and Neck Cancer specialists during the BAHNO Annual Scientific Meeting on 13th May.      Professor Chris Nutting, Oncologist, Royal Marsden...

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EarlyBird rates for BAHNO Conference

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BAHNO Conference 13th May 2022

A reminder that registration is open for the BAHNO conference next week: Friday 13th May at the RCP. Registration - BAHNO Conference 2022 (bahnomeeting.com) EarlyBird rates end this weekend!

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BAHNO Travel Awards

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Successful canditates announced

BAHNO is pleased to announce that two grants have been awarded this year as Travel Awards to Associate members. Both David Allin and Adal Mirza will be heading to Canada shortly to continue their studies.  David will be going to the Université...

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BAHNO Research Award 2022

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One major grant awarded this year

BAHNO is please to announe that Dr Charleen Chan Wah Hak, a Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Fellow at The Institute of Cancer Research, has been awarded a Research Grant of £6,000 for her project: Dynamics of T-cell-driven immune responses to...

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Honour for BAHNO surgeon!

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Over the past two decades, the prestigious Silver Scalpel Award has played a vital part in recognising trainers who go the extra mile for their trainees and promote the highest standards of surgical training. At a time of constant flux in the...

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Single dose of HPV vaccine: JCVI interim advice

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Statement of key considerations and evidence

The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) is an expert scientific advisory committee which advises the UK government on matters relating to vaccination and immunisation. The JCVI has been considering the issue of a potential move...

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BAHNO delighted to be the Chosen Charity!

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East Bierley Golf Club's fundraising efforts

BAHNO was delighted to be chosen as the nominated charity by East Bierley Golf Club’s Captain, Rob Jennings. A series of events was held by the West Yorkshire club, including a very successful auction on the Captain’s Day last summer. The...

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Carols for Christmas

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Saving Faces event

Information from Saving Faces: We haven’t had our Christmas carol concert at the Saint Bartholomew the Great church in West Smithfield for two years. We’ve now booked the Church and the wonderful Chelsea Opera group again this year. As always, we...

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Make Sense Campaign

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2021 results report

The Make Sense campaign’s ninth year proved to be another resounding success with lots to recognise and celebrate! 2021 saw yet another fantastic Awareness Week for the Campaign, with participants from all over Europe coming together to deliver a...

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Paper on the effects of HPV Vaccination in England

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Study published in The Lancet

"The effects of the national HPV vaccination programme in England, UK, on cervical cancer and grade 3 cervical intraepithelial neoplasia incidence: a register-based observational study" Summary Background Human papillomavirus (HPV)...

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