Lymphoma and Mast Cell Tumours: Practical Approaches to Oncology in First Opinion Practice

Dr. Sarah Stewart DVM, DACVIM, PGCertVetEd FHEA, MRCVS
Dr. Sarah Stewart
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This one day course by Dr Sarah Stewart covers a logical approach to oncology cases using lymphoma and mast cell tumours as a basis to plan diagnostics and treatment. The focus is on practical and cost-effective options that are applicable for use in first-opinion practice.

Monday 9th September 2024
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
The Pickle Factory - 14 Bowden Street, London, SE11 4DS
7 Hours Hours CPD
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  • Description

    Lymphoma and mast cell tumours are two of the most common neoplasms encountered in first opinion practice, and it can be challenging to guide your patients and clients through all the new diagnostic testing and treatment options that have become available in recent years.

    On this one day course we will provide a comprehensive update on the latest medical advancements in the management of lymphoma and mast cell tumours in dogs and cats, complete with lots of real case examples. A wide variety of possible treatment options and approaches will be discussed, with a focus on practical and cost-effective options you can start applying in your practice the very next day.  

    Topics to be covered include:

    • Diagnosis of lymphoma, with a focus on new molecular diagnostic tests (flow cytometry, PARR, immunohistochemistry) and how to best utilize them in first opinion practice
    • The latest drug options for initial and rescue chemotherapy treatment of lymphoma in dogs and cats, including alternative protocols for varied client financial situations
    • Rational approach to diagnosis and treatment of mast cell tumours in first opinion practice, including prognostic factor panels (Ki67, c-kit, AgNOR etc)
    • Treatment approaches for different grades of cutaneous and subcutaneous mast cell tumours, including TKIs, oral chemotherapy options and Stelfonta
    • Overview of staging and restaging oncology patients, and practical options to perform this for your patients in first opinion practice
  • Reviews

    Vet Practical Attendee

    Miteki Degawa

    There’s plenty of hands on experience, small class sizes and the food is amazing :) my favourite place for CPD
    Vet Practical Attendee

    Mariya Mileva-Steadman

    Great as usual. I did a few courses with Central CPD and they have been always amazing. Thank you.
    Vet Theory Attendee

    Jen Calder

    Very informative CPD with excellent speakers. Good location + very good refreshments!
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