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Date and time Session title Speaker / Chair
Thursday 14th 09:30 - 10:30 Registration, Refreshments
and Exhibition

Thursday 14th 10:30 - 10:40 Opening address
Plenary

Vanessa Beattie (Speaker)
Thursday 14th 10:40 - 11:15 Inspiring leadership and overcoming challenges: keynote presentation
Plenary

To Be Confirmed (Speaker)
Thursday 14th 11:15 - 12:00 Prevention and screening
Plenary
11:15 Tobacco Dependency and the CNS role in supporting cessation, Matt Evison
11:35 Lung Cancer Screening – my personal story, James Brokenshire, MP
11:50 Panel discussion

Dr. Matthew Evison (Speaker)
James Brokenshire MP (Speaker)
Thursday 14th 12:00 - 12:45 Everything you wanted to know about prehabilitation
Plenary
The nurse and physiotherapist perspective, Pamela Rose and Alun Myers
Physical activity and plethysmography, Amy Kerr
Panel discussion

Pamela Rose (Speaker)
Alun Myers (Speaker)
Amy Kerr (Speaker)
Thursday 14th 12:45 - 13:45 Lunch
Plenary

Thursday 14th 13:45 - 14:30 Future Frontiers in Surgery
Plenary
13:45 From the needle to discharge – the impact of anaesthetics, Speaker TBC
14:05 Will surgeons become a thing of the past? Advances in lung cancer surgery, Speaker TBC
14:25 Q&A

To Be Confirmed (Speaker)
Thursday 14th 14:30 - 15:15 The importance of the lung CNS in maximising outcomes with immunotherapy
Sponsored satellite symposium

Session Sponsor: Merck Sharp & Dohme Limited
To Be Confirmed (Speaker)
Thursday 14th 15:15 - 15:45 Afternoon tea
Plenary

Thursday 14th 15:45 - 16:30 Mesothelioma Update
Plenary

To Be Confirmed (Speaker)
Thursday 14th 16:30 - 17:15 Desert Island Case Studies
Sponsored satellite symposium
The clinical and personal journeys of lung cancer – the emotional rollercoaster for patient and professional
Session Sponsor: Roche Products Ltd
To Be Confirmed (Speaker)
Friday 15th 09:00 - 09:45 Changing attitudes to lung cancer – my personal story
Plenary

To Be Confirmed (Speaker)
Friday 15th 09:45 - 10:30 NLCFN Project Feedback
Plenary
09:45 The NLCFN Thoracic Surgical Group Feedback, Jenny Mitchell
09:55 Annual Workshop: The role of the CNS in the lung cancer pathway, Victoria Abbott
10:05 Presentation of best abstract 1
10:15 Presentation of best abstract 2
Q&A

Jenny Mitchell (Speaker)
Victoria Abbott (Speaker)
Friday 15th 10:30 - 11:15 Morning Coffee
and Exhibition

Friday 15th 11:15 - 12:00 NLCFN Research Session
Plenary
11:15 Should we stop saying 'nursing research'? Join us for the RIG debate!, Janelle Yorke
11:30 Development of a mesothelioma personalized patient held record, Maria Guerin
11:40 Lung cancer surgery patients’ attitudes, perceived barriers and facilitators towards exercise: A Q-Methodology study, Salma Kadini
10:50 Q&A

Janelle Yorke (Speaker)
Maria Guerin (Speaker)
Salma Kadiri (Speaker)
Friday 15th 12:00 - 12:45 Advances in symptom management
Plenary
12:00 Radiotherapy for multiple brain metastases, Speaker TBC
12:20 Managing symptoms/side effects of TKIs, Dr Sharmistha Ghosh
12:40 Q&A

Rachel Thomas (Chair)
Sandra Wakelin (Chair)
To Be Confirmed (Speaker)
Sharmistha Ghosh (Speaker)
Friday 15th 12:45 - 14:00 Lunch
and Exhibition

Friday 15th 14:00 - 14:45 Integrating Durvalumab into clinical practice – considerations for the MDT
Sponsored satellite symposium

Session Sponsor: AstraZeneca
To Be Confirmed (Speaker)
Friday 15th 14:45 - 15:20 When no treatment is the best treatment
Plenary

Professor Rob George (Speaker)
Friday 15th 15:20 - 15:30 Close
Plenary

Vanessa Beattie (Chair)