About this section

The Oncology Section’s purpose is to enable all those investigating the aetiology, epidemiology and the treatment of all forms of cancer, to meet together regularly so that they may profit mutually from each other's knowledge and experience.

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

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Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

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Professor Christopher Martin Nutting
Professor Susana Banerjee
President Elect
Dr Thomas Newsom-Davis
Honorary Secretary
Dr Suha Abdulla
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming oncology events and webinars

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Acute oncology: The management of oncology emergencies

As acute oncology (AO) reaches its 15th birthday, we are pleased to invite you to a summary of past and current best practice for acute oncology services. The program does not only focus on different ...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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