1st ABS Multidisciplinary Meeting

20th January 2014, Royal College of Surgeons

Session 1: Introduction

Introduction and setting the scene
Mr Kieran Horgan
Perspective on NACT
Prof Ian Smith
Patient selection
Dr Mark Harries
Pre-NACT Breast & Axilla imaging
Dr Keshthra Satchi
Pre-NACT Pathology
Prof Ian Ellis
Case Studies
Mrs Katy Hogben

Session 2: Considerations before neoadjuvant chemotherapy

SLNB – Before NACT
Mr Kieran Horgan
SLNB – After NACT
Prof John Benson
Case Studies
Mrs Katy Hogben
Considerations during NACT
Dr Mark Harries
Case Studies (1)
Mrs Katy Hogben

Session 3: After completion of NACT

Clinical and holistic management of non responders
Prof David Dodwell (Slide Only)
Managing residual disease in the breast – Surgical view
Ms Fiona MacNeill (Slide Only)
Post NACT Axillary Surgery
Prof Arnie Purushotham (Slide Only)
Post NACT Pathology
Prof Ian Ellis (Slide Only)
Managing residual disease in the breast – Oncology view
Prof David Dodwell
Future directions in NACT
Prof Ian Smith
Summary and discussion
Mr Kieran Horgan