2013 Conference Programme


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UK & Ireland Prostate Brachytherapy Conference 2013
Programme and Presentations
14th June 2013


The Goodwood Hotel, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0PX, UK

(Details of the Social Programme can be found here)

Registration - Tea & Coffee

08.45 Welcome & Agenda R Laing; S Langley (UK)
09.00-10.30  Session 1
Best Treatment/Practice for Localised High Risk Prostate Cancer:
Oncological and Functional Outcomes
(PSA+20, Gleason 8-10, T2c+)

Chair: J Money-Kyrle (UK)
09.00 HDR Brachytherapy

Read/Download Presentation here (PDF 1.5MB)

Nikos Tselis
09.15 LDR Brachytherapy

Read/Download Presentation here (PDF 15.2MB)

B Moran (USA)
09.30 Radical Surgery
Read/Download Presentation here (PDF 2.2MB)

S Machtens (Germany)
09.45 EBRT and Role of Hormones M Zelefsky (USA)
10.00 Discussion  

Tea & Coffee

11:00-13:00 Session 2
Focal Therapy

Chair: S Machtens (Germany)
11.00 The Role of mpMRI in Prostate Cancer Detection/Focal Therapy

A Kirkham (UK)
11.20 Focal Brachytherapy: UK experience

Read/Download Presentation here (PowerPoint) 42.9MB)

S Langley (UK)
11.40 Focal Brachytherapy: USA experience M Zelefsky (USA)
12.00 Panel Discussion and Q&A  
12.15 Abstract Presentations  




Session 3 Chair: R Laing (UK)
14.00 Challenging Cases (submitted by panel and audience)

Audience Questions and Discussion
Panel: B Moran (USA);
M Zelefsky (USA);
S Machtens (Germany);
P Hoskin (UK);
S Khaksar (UK)
14.45 LDR Brachytherapy or EBRT in Early Disease

M Zelefsky (USA)
15.00 Brachytherapy in Modern US Healthcare

Read/Download Presentation here (PDF 26.4MB)

B Moran (USA)
15.20 HDR – Results and Future Studies in Monotherapy

Read/Download Presentation 1 here (PDF 620KB)
Read/Download Presentation 2 here (PDF 6.3MB)

P Hoskin (UK);
Nikos Tselis
15.55 Prize for Best Abstract & Closing Remarks
View abstracts here
R Laing;
S Langley (UK)

Meeting Close