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BTOG 2018 Scholarship Fund is sponsored by Lilly Oncology

BTOG offered a scholarship fund for HCPs who had submitted an abstract to BTOG 2018 and will attend BTOG 2018.  Applications were open from 1st October to 30th November for HCPs involved in care or treatment of patients with thoracic malignancies or involved in research.  

BTOG received a total of 77 applications for funding.  The BTOG 2018 Education Scholarship Fund Committee reviewed the anonymous applications against the terms of reference.  Due to the amount of applications and for fairness the Committee has approved all applicants who applied for concessionary registration fee (or equivalent from concessionary applicants).  The full list of awarded scholarships.

 


 

There are a few education bursary funds that are listed below which may assist with funding for attendance at BTOG 2018 - this list is compiled from information given to BTOG, the funds are not related to BTOG and are subject to availability.  

Ashtons Legal –Anglia Asbestos Disease Support Group and Ashtons Legal have been assisting thoracic and oncology health care professionals to attend study days and further their education. For more details on how to apply or to request an application form, please contact Phoebe Osborne – phoebe.osborne@ashtonslegal.co.uk

Boyes Turner - https://www.industrialdiseaselawyers.co.uk/news/category/education-bursary-news/

Irwin Mitchell - As a part of Irwin Mitchell’s long standing commitment to further education for healthcare professionals, we continue to support and assist nurses working in the field of Thoracic Oncology to attend appropriate Conferences and Training Courses throughout the year.  For further details, please contact your local Irwin Mitchell Office or Rosemary Giles at: rosemary.giles@irwinmitchell.com 

Leigh Day - For information and an application form - https://www.leighday.co.uk/Illness-and-injury/Asbestos-and-industrial-disease/Asbestos-educational-grants

Novum Law - Application form - Once completed the form should then be returned to: info@novumlaw.com

Royds Withy King - You can find more information and apply for a Clifford Lloyd bursary at www.roydswithyking.com/asbestos/bursaries 

Slater & Gordon - For an application form please email Dominic Smith - DCSmith@slatergordon.co.uk
Dominic Smith, National Operations Coordinator, Chest & Asbestos Disease Group, Slater and Gordon (UK) LLP, 58 Mosley Street,Manchester,M2 3HZ 

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