Programme

The NZNO Cancer nurses programme runs on Friday 25 October. All nurses are welcome to join on the Saturday, however you must ensure you register as a full delegate when completing the registration process.  

Please note the Programme is subject to change.

Thursday 24 October

2.00pm - 5.00pm

Registration open

2.00pm - 4.00pm

Networking site pack in

6.00pm - 8.00pm Welcome drinks
Mac's Brewbar


Friday 25 October

 7.00am - 5.30pm
Registration desk open

 7.00am - 8.30am MSD Breakfast symposium

 8.30am
Conference opening


Session one: Research in a local context

 9.00am

Chair introduction          
 

 9.10am New Zealand speaker
Prof Ron Jones

 10.10am


International speaker
Mai Krishnasamy           

 10.40am

Morning tea
 

Session two: Equity

 11.10am Chair introduction

 11.20am

New Zealand speaker
Jason Gurney
 
 11.40am

New Zealand speaker
Panel - Chris Jackson, Jonathan Koea, Juliet Rumble-Smith, Jason Gurney
 
 12.10pm

Abstract
 
 12.20pm

Lunch
 1.15pm

Session three: BRUCE Cain memorial lecture

  Sherene Loi

 2.30pm Afternoon tea


Session four: Abstracts

 3.00pm

Chair introduction
 
 3.10pm

Pharmac Young Researcher Awards
 
 4.10pm
 
Abstract
 
 4.20pm
 
Abstract
 
 4.30pm
 
Abstract
 
 4.45pm - 5.45pm Poster session with drinks and canapes

 6.30pm onwards
Conference dinner
The Boatshed


Saturday 26 October

8.30am - 3.30pm Registration desk open

8.30am NZSO AGM

 

Session five: Immunotherapy

 9.30am           
Chair introduction
                         
 9.40am International speaker
Jane Oliario

 10.10am New Zealand speaker
Rob Weinkove

10.40am Morning tea


Session six: Translational research

 11.00am
          
Chair introduction
                              
 11.10am International speaker
Sandy Heriot

 11.40am Speaker TBC
 12.10pm

Abstract

 12.20pm

Abstract

 12.30pm

Abstract

 12.40pm

Lunch


Session seven:

 1.40pm
          
Chair introduction

 1.50pm

International speaker
Eliza Hawkes          
 2.20pm

Presentation of NZSO Translational Researcher Award

 2.30pm

NZSO Translational Researcher Award Lecture

 3.20pm

Conference close and poster award presentations

 

Contacts

Roslyn KempNZSO President

Kate ClarkeVice President

Ken Dempster NZSO Membership

Charlotte Emery Conference and Website