GIST Cancer UK News

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Managing side effects

The Life Raft. Group (the US equivalent of GIST Cancer UK) hold a series of online events that may be of interest to patients and carers in the UK.  The next one is on September 18th and is entitled: Managing the side-effects of GIST therapies.

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The Board of Trustees continue to look at how the charity operates in order to keep costs low and bureaucracy to a minimum. Following a review of our financial structure, we are reducing the number of bank accounts we have and instead starting to utilise facilities that attract bank interest. To facilitate this, we ask […]

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GCUK at the BSG Conference

GIST Cancer UK has been representing GIST patients at the British Sarcoma Group Conference in Newport, Wales.  As well as talking about what we do, Terry Weldon contributed to a session on living with incurable cancer.

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Management of soft tissue sarcomas: Clinical update

Tuesday 26th September 2023. The aim of this conference is to provide a state of the art review of multidisciplinary sarcoma care with emphasis on what is new, clinically relevant and controversial in the managements of sarcomas Topics will include a review of diagnosis, the importance of referral centres and all aspects of multidisciplinary management […]

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