Lifelong learning

Lifelong learning

February 2020 By Dr Adam Januszewski, Higher Specialty Trainee in Medical Oncology and Honorary Clinical Fellow, Imperial College London On application to medical school, lifelong learning is what I signed up to. Although at that point I wasn’t entirely sure what it...
Palliative care – why go to BTOG?

Palliative care – why go to BTOG?

February 2020 By Dr Antonia Field-Smith, Consultant in Palliative Medicine, West Middlesex University Hospital Despite all the recent successes with immunotherapy, I am well aware that lung cancer remains the most common cause of cancer death in the UK. The patients...
Full of ideas following BTOG 2020

Full of ideas following BTOG 2020

February 2020 By Dr Helen McDill, Respiratory Registrar and Interventional Respiratory Fellow, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth NHS Trust What a fantastic 3 days at BTOG 2020 – I have returned back to work full of ideas and enthusiasm about how to improve our lung...
Checkmate-227 study at ESMO 2019

Checkmate-227 study at ESMO 2019

November 2019 By Tom Newsom-Davis, BTOG Vice-Chair 1st Line Combination Immunotherapy for NSCLC: Checkmate-227 Further results from the Checkmate-227 trial were presented at ESMO 2019. Checkmate-227 is a study with multiple treatment arms, which has released results...
Checkmate-227 study at ESMO 2019

FLAURA study at ESMO 2019

November 2019 By Tom Newsom-Davis, BTOG Vice-Chair 1st Line Osimertinib Overall Survival Results: FLAURA The overall survival (OS) date from the FLAURA study was presented at the Presidential Session of ESMO 2019, following publication of the Progression Free Survival...