Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

BAPS Oncology Course 2024

21 Feb

8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

Manchester, 21st February 2024 - 22nd February 2024

BAPS Oncology Course

21st and 22nd February 2024

Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

In person or virtual attendance – £150/£100

Excellent transport links

Fantastic preparation for the FRCS (Paed Surg) examination

Lectures and teaching sessions provided by an expert faculty


This year BAPS are not administering the course so please contact the local organisers directly.

To register please contact Maxine McGuigan or Charlotte Hudnott ([email protected] / [email protected])


21st February 2024

8.30am            Registration and Welcome

9am                 Principles of pancreatic oncology surgery in children and young adults

10am               Current concepts in the management of neuroblastoma

11am               SCT – the challenges of emergency surgery in the newborn

12pm               Adrenal Surgery in children and young people

                        Anaesthetic considerations in metabolically active tumours

1pm                 Lunch

2pm                 Current concepts in paediatric sarcoma management

3pm                 Ovarian tumours and fertility preservation

4pm                 Renal tumours in children – current protocols / new developments

22nd February 2024

9am                 Thyroid / head and neck oncology surgery in children and young adults

10am               Principles of liver / biliary oncology surgery in children and young adults

11am               Histology of common childhood tumours

12pm               Pulmonary oncology surgery in children and young adults

1pm                 Lunch

2pm                 Recent advances in paediatric haematology – implications for surgeons

3pm                 Radiology in paediatric oncology surgery

4pm                 Course close