Living well after a cancer diagnosis

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Who this event is for

  • Everyone




Eila Watson, Professor of Supportive Cancer Care, Oxford Brookes University and guest speakers from Macmillan Cancer Support, Here for Health, and Maggie’s will be joined by patient representatives in a series of short presentations, personal accounts and a panel discussion of how to live well after a diagnosis of cancer, and support services available. 

Guest speakers:

Shelly Orton
Macmillan Partnership Manager – Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes

Macmillan Cancer Support - access to healthy lifestyle support.

Emma Hagues
Health Promotion Practitioner Advanced and Service manager, Here for Health, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
An introduction to Here for Health for personalised health and wellbeing plans

Dr Lesley Howells, Lead Psychologist, Maggie’s Cancer Centre
Dr Claire Marriott, Head of Oxford Maggie’s Cancer Centre
Moving with Reality

Jan Backhouse, Pete Brady
Personal accounts of living well after a cancer diagnosis