Past Webinars

GatewayC’s Improving Early Diagnosis

In this webinar, GatewayC met Dr Anthony Cunliffe, Joint National Lead Macmillan GP Adviser, and Dr Ben Noble, East Midlands Cancer Alliance and Cancer Research UK GP Cancer Lead, who answered key questions from our audience.

These questions included:

  • If patients don’t meet the two-week wait criteria, can you still refer if you have clinical concerns?
  • Do you inform patients that they are on an urgent suspected cancer pathway?
  • What can I do if my patient has raised platelets

GatewayC’s Lung Cancer vs Covid-19

In this webinar GatewayC met Dr Matthew Evison, Consultant Chest Physician and Director of the Lung Pathway Board, and Dr Seamus Grundy, Consultant Respiratory Physician, who answered key questions from our audience.


GatewayC’s Acute Leukaemia Webinar

In this webinar GatewayC met Dr Amit Patel, a Consultant in Cellular Therapies and Stem Cell Transplantation, who answered key questions from our audience. These included:

  • If a patient has persistent fatigue, what level of duration should give you concern?
  • What sort of indicators should ring alarm bells in a full blood count?
  • Should I be concerned if my patient has mild macrocytosis with no change over three months?
  • Can epistaxis be a presenting feature of leukaemia?
  • How often do you palpate an enlarged spleen or enlarged lymph nodes?
  • Can folate deficiency mask macrocytosis?


SWL Educational Webinar – Safety Netting and Lower GI Cancer Pathway

Recording of a live webinar for SWL CCG on “SWL Safety Netting and Lower GI cancer Pathway”. Webinar was hosted by Dr Jaimin Patel with speakers from Dr Owen Carter, Dr Atin Goel, Dr Zaitun Ahmed-Jushuf, Mr Andy Ramwell and & CRUK Facilitator Christine Young and Louise Forster. Q&A panal was hosted by SWL Cancer Clinical leads Dr Vinesh Patel, Dr Shanaz Meeran, Dr Tony Brzezicki

18 June 2020


CRUK: PCN DES Cancer Early Diagnosis Specification Webinar

Recording of a live webinar for Richmond CCG on “PCN DES Cancer early diagnosis specification: What you need to know and how to get started”. Webinar was hosted by Richmond and Kingston Macmillan GP Dr Shanaz Meeran & CRUK Facilitator Caitlin McGovern

17 Aug 2020


Gateway C: Effective Telephone Consultations

Overview: In this webinar, Alison Franklin and Dr Sarah Taylor explored the challenges of and suggestions for an effective telephone consultation.
Audience: This webinar is suitable for primary care professionals across NHS England.

Key speakers:

  • Dr Sarah Taylor, Cancer Research UK GP and GatewayC GP Lead
  • Alison Franklin, Senior Trainer at Maguire Communication Skills Training Unit


Gateway C: Suspected Cancer Referrals and COVID-19

Overview: In this webinar, Dr Sarah Taylor and Miss Susannah Penney explored the impact and changes to the suspected cancer pathway.
Audience: This webinar is suitable for primary care professionals across NHS England.
Key speakers:

  • Dr Sarah Taylor, Cancer Research UK GP and GatewayC GP Lead
  • Miss Susannah Penney, Consultant Head, Neck and Thyroid Surgeon


CRUK: PCN DES Cancer Early Diagnosis Specilfication Webinar – 19th Aug 2020

Recording of a live webinar for Richmond CCG on “PCN DES Cancer early diagnosis specification: What you need to know and how to get started”. Webinar was hosted by Richmond and Kingston Macmillan GP Dr Shanaz Meeran & CRUK Facilitator Caitlin McGovern

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