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Lunch and Learn: Think Patient Care, Think Genomics
September 30 2022 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Session Three: Lynch Syndrome
Join us for our third edition of Lunch and learn, a series of webinars for nurses and midwives to gain insight into how genomic testing is used across different areas of healthcare. Professionals will share their expertise of genomic tests available for patients through different patient pathways.
Speakers and topics covered:
An introduction to Lynch Syndrome and the tumour pathway – a case discussion
Dr Adam Shaw – Consultant in Clinical Genetics, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
Genetic testing – the germline pathway and challenges for the patient and family members
Andrea Forman – Principal Genetic Counsellor, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
The role of the nurse now and in the future
Vicky Cuthill – Nurse Consultant, St Mark’s Hospital
A patient perspective – Tracy’s story
Tracy Smith – Trustee for Lynch Syndrome UK
Register your place via the Eventbrite page.