About our oncological imaging course

Join us for our multidisciplinary oncology-focused imaging course in London, showcasing the very best in cancer imaging.

The course is held on Friday, 25 October 2019 and Saturday, 26 October 2019.

Delegates will understand how close collaboration between radiologists and oncologists can optimise management for cancer patients.

Who is the course for?

  • Radiologists
  • Oncologists
  • Trainees
  • Radiographers
  • Allied imaging professionals

Who are the speakers?

The speakers are some of Britain’s leading cancer treatment and imaging experts, based at Mount Vernon Hospital.


This two-day course is sponsored by

(Event sponsors have had no input into event agenda, content or venue choice)

Programme - Day 1 (Radiologist led)

Friday, 25 October 2019

Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A 3JW

Day 1 of the course focusses on imaging for different tumour types with interactive case-based lectures and discussions, delivered jointly by experts from clinical radiology and oncology highlighting key learning points from both disciplines.

8:30am – 09:00   Registration

09:00 - 09:15 Welcome

09:15 – 10:00 Head & Neck

Dr Kevin Chiu, Dr Subhadip Ghosh-Ray

10:00 -10:45  Topic to be confirmed

Dr Wai Lup Wong

10:45 – 11:00    Tea/Break

11:00 – 11:45    Chest

Dr Jeanette Dickson, Dr Andrew Gogbashian

11:45 – 12:30    Skin    

Dr Paul Nathan, Dr Subhadip Ghosh–Ray– 13:30 12:30

12:30 – 13:30    Lunch

13.30 – 14:15    Hepatobiliary

Dr Neel Bhuva, Prof Anwar Padhani, Dr Heminder Sokhi, Dr Amish Lakhani

14:15 – 15:00    Colorectal

Dr Rob Glynne Jones, Prof Anwar Padhani, Dr Heminder sokhi, Dr Amish Lakhani.

15:00 – 15:15    Tea/Break

15:15 – 16:00    Gynaecology

Prof Marcia Hall, Prof Anwar Padhani, Dr Heminder Sokhi, Dr Amish Lakhani

16:00 – 16:45    Urology

Dr Roberto Alonzi, Prof Anwar Padhani, Dr Heminder Sokhi, Dr Amish Lakhani

16:45 – 17:00    Q&A and Close

Programme - Day 2 (Radiographer led)

Saturday, 26 October 2019
Mount Vernon Hospital, Rickmansworth Road, Northwood HA6 2RN

Day 2 will focus on understanding and consolidating the roles of diagnostic radiology and radiotherapy in the treatment of oncology patients' treatment planning through to delivery, delivered jointly by specialist diagnostic and therapy radiographers.

9am – 9:30am    Arrival and registration

9:30 – 9:45     Welcome

9:45 – 10:30     PSMA Gallium

Ms Vicki Major

10:30 – 11:15     CT fiducials marker insertion for CyberKnife and Dual energy scanning       

Cherith Desmeules

11:15 – 11:30     Tea/Break

11:30 – 12:15     Radiotherapy MRI

Mr Will McGuire, Dr Jane Moore-Taylor

12:15 – 13:15     Therapeutic session – image guided adaptive radiotherapy

Dr Yatman Tsang, Mr Daniel Megias

13:15 – 14:15     Lunch

14:15 – 15:45    Tours and practical workshops

Featuring radiotherapy and Paul Strickland Scanner Centre, showcasing and using state-of-the-art equipment including latest 60 channel MRI coil and other special equipment used to assist radiotherapy planning.

15:45 – 16:00     Tea/Break

16:00 –     16:30    Q&A and Close

Faculty - full list of speakers

Paul Strickland Scanner Centre


Dr Andrew Gogbashian                
Consultant Radiologist

Dr Amish Lakhani                   
Consultant Radiologist

Prof Anwar Padhani
Consultant Radiologist

Dr Heminder Sokhi
Consultant Radiologist

Dr Subhadip Ghosh-Ray
Consultant Radiologist

Dr Wai-Lup Wong
Consultant Radiologist

Ms Paula Merry
Superintendent Radiographer

Mr Will McGuire
Deputy Superintendent Radiographer

Ms Kirti Thakor
Senior Radiographer

Mount Vernon Cancer Centre


Dr Roberto Alonzi
Consultant Oncologist

Dr Neel Bhuva
Consultant Oncologist

Dr Kevin Chiu
Consultant Oncologist

Dr Jeanette Dickson
Consultant Oncologist and President-elect, RCR

Dr Rob Glynne Jones
Consultant Oncologist

Dr Paul Nathan
Consultant Oncologist

Prof Marcia Hall
Consultant Oncologist

Dr Yatman Tsang
Consultant Radiographer

Mr Daniel Megias
Head of Radiotherapy

Course organisers


Dr Amish Lakhani
Radiologist and Lead Consultant for Training at Paul Strickland Scanner Centre (PSSC).

Dr Heminder Sokhi
Radiologist at PSSC.

Ms Paula Merry
Superintendent Radiographer, Learning and Development Lead at PSSC.

Mr Will McGuire
Deputy Superintendent Radiographer PSSC

Ms Kirti Thakor
Senior Radiographer and Deputy Research Lead, PSSC.

Book your place

There has been very strong initial interest in this course and we therefore advise you to book early to avoid disappointment. Prices include a buffet lunch, tean and coffee. 

Day 1 only


Consultants - £130

Trainees, radiographers and others - £80

Book now

Day 2 only


Consultants - £130

Trainees, radiographers and others - £80

Book now

Both days


Consultants - £160

Trainees, radiographers and others - £100

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Prefer to book over the phone?


Ring us during office hours on 01923 886315 and we'll take your booking over the telephone.

Paul Strickland Scanner Centre is registered charity no. 298867 and funds raised by this event will support our charitable work.