European Breast Cancer Conference Public Day, SECC, 22nd March, 2014




EBCC Public Day, 22 March 2014, 09:30 – 13:00


Meet with national organisations & activists



Introduction and Welcome

Dr Hilary Dobson

Clinical Director

West of Scotland Breast Screening Service


Breaking News from EBCC

What is EBCC, overview of important innovations/breakthroughs  

David Cameron, Committee Member of the European Breast Cancer Conference (EBCC)


Patient Perspective – Europa Donna (Europe’s breast cancer advocacy organisation)

Role of Europa Donna at EBCC- what we learned, what we are doing, what our priorities are today-role of advocacy generally   





Transforming care after treatment – national programme in Scotland

Overview of the Programme

Dr Hilary Dobson, Chair, Local Organising Committee


Looking at the Glasgow District Council initiative for improving the cancer journey

Sandra McDermott

Head of Service Development & MacMillan Programme Manager



Break & meet with national organisations & activists



Hereditary Breast Cancer


Dr Hilary Dobson


Updated Guidance on the topic of family history screening

Ms Catherine Watt

Principal Genetic Counsellor

West of Scotland Genetic Services



Detecting Cancer Early


Dr Hilary Dobson


Scottish Government Campaign aimed at detecting 25% more cancers at an earlier stage

Gail Lyall

Strategic Marketing Manager

The Scottish Government



Closing & Discussions


If you require further information about the programme email:  [email protected]

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