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MHRA seeks experts

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Interim Devices Working Group needs members

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is looking to appoint 9 professional members to the Interim Devices Working Group. The Interim Devices Working Group is a working group formed to provide expert advice regarding...

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GIRFT launches NHS Cancer Programme review into services for head and neck cancer patients

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NHS England’s GIRFT programme has appointed a team of seven specialist clinicians to lead a national review into services for head and neck cancer patients. Commissioned and funded by NHS England’s Cancer Programme, the new workstream will focus...

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BAHNO 2023

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Programme now available

The programme has been announced for the BAHNO Annual Scientific Meeting on Friday 19th May. Dr Liz O'Riordan will be presenting the Blair Hesketh Memorial Lecture: Patients are People. Registration is OPEN with discounts for BAHNO members and...

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2023 National Clinical Impact Awards

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BAHNO support

BAHNO will be providing an opportunity for members to seek direct guidance in the run up to submission of applications via a virtual guidance session on Monday 17th April (5-7pm). Members who are interested in joining this zoom session are asked to...

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New ACCIA process for awards

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Latest guidance

Supporting citations have been removed from the National Clinical Impact Awards process. Applicants can still seek guidance from any membership organisation. From March 2023, National Clinical Impact Awards (NCIA) scheme applications will no...

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The 10th European Congress on Head and Neck Oncology

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Accreditation received

The 10th European Congress on Head and Neck Oncology, Lisbon, Portugal, 8th - 11th March 2023   This event has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 16 European CME credits...

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ACCIA 2023

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Webinars announced

Ahead of the 2023 National Clinical Impact Awards round opening in March, ACCIA is running two webinar sessions, one aimed at applicants and one for employers.  The webinars will provide information on the scheme and the application process. The...

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BASO/Rostrees Research Grants in Cancer Surgery

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Call for Grant Applications 2023

BASO/Rostrees Research Grants in Cancer Surgery: Call for Grant Applications 2023 BASO is pleased to open the submissions for the 2023 round of the BASO/Rosetrees Research Grants in Cancer Surgery (in partnership with the RosetreesTrust). The...

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Research and Travel Grants

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The closing date for applications is 21st Jan

BAHNO members are welcome to apply for grants to help fund research projects and educational visits. The closing date for applications is 21st January 2023.  Please register your interest with Laura in the secretariat.

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ECHNO 2023

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Early bird registration fee until 10 January, 2023

10th European Congress on Head and Neck Oncology Lisbon 8th - 11th March 2023 Reduced registration fees for BAHNO members. Further details available here

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Saving Faces

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Christmas Cards

Please visit our the Saving Faces Christmas Shop website to buy Christmas Cards  cards www.savingfaces.co.uk/shop/ Be aware that there are planned Royal Mail strikes leading up to Christmas which may affect deliveries, so please order the cards...

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The British Dental Journal

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Head & Neck Cancer issue

The latest publication of the BJD is a themed edition on Head and Neck Cancer edited by Professor Vin Paleri (BAHNO President) and Lorna K McCaul (RD-UK)  On behalf of the British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists (BAHNO) and Restorative...

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Saving Faces Christmas Carols

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6th December 2022

The Saving Faces Christmas Carols event is back with mince pies and mulled wine! Date: Tuesday 6th December 2022 Time: 6.30pm Location: The Priory Church of St Bartholomew the Great, London, EC1A 9DS   As always, we make no charge,...

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The Oracle Trust

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Peter Rhys Evans Scholarship

Oracle Cancer Trust is delighted to announce a new scholarship scheme for senior Head and Neck Cancer Trainees who would benefit from financial support to attend international multidisciplinary Head and Neck cancer conferences.  The scholarship is...

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Mr Ray Derkacz

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Death announced

Mr Ray Derkacz sadly passed away very suddenly on the 6th of September 2022. Ray was a great supporter of Head and Neck Cancer Research and was a devoted fundraiser. He became involved whilst supporting his beloved wife Heather through her many...

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EVEREST -HN Launch

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The Royal Marsden Event

The EVEREST-HN Launch Event Developing a patient-reported symptom-based risk stratification system to improve the care of suspected HN cancer referrals This event will be held on Tuesday 20th September 2022 at The Royal Marsden...

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Quality of Life Conference 2022

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13th International Head and Neck Cancer QOL Conference

Details of the 13th International Head and Neck Cancer Quality of Life Conference 2022 have been announced. The event will be held in The Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds on Friday 11th November 2022. The faculty includes Anastasios Kanatas....

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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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