Oesophageal Patient's Association Patient Wellbeing Meeting

Turkington, R. (Invited speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description

The Oesophageal Patient Association NI (now called OGCancerNI) is a patient-led charity and their bi-annual wellbeing meeting provides the opportunity to engage with patients and gain feedback on current research directions. The objectives of OGCancerNI are to: 1. Support patients and carers affected by Oesophago-Gastric (Oesophageal and Stomach) Cancer. 2. Communicate the early signs and symptoms of Oesophago-Gastric cancer to promote early intervention. 3. Work in partnership with healthcare providers in Northern Ireland to be a patients advocate and promote the best outcomes for sufferers. 4. Act as the Voice of Patients and provide insight, support and care in a professional manner. Their bi-annual wellbeing meeting provides the opportunity to engage with patients and gain feedback on current research directions.
Period03 Oct 2015
Event titleOesophageal Patient's Association Autumn Meeting
Event typeConference
LocationBelfast, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionLocal