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4th ALTG Preceptorship in Lung Cancer, Melbourne, VIC

August 17 - August 18

4th ALTG Preceptorship in Lung Cancer

When: Friday 17th & Saturday 18th of August 2018
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Course Convener: A/Prof Nick Pavlakis
Places are limited to a maximum of 50 people.
Travel and accommodation will be provided to successful applicants.

The applications are now open on the Members page.  

How do I apply?

  • Applicants must be ALTG Members. If you are unsure of your membership status or login details contact Amelia on ameliap@lungfoundation.com.au or phone 07 3251 3652.
    – Not a member? Become an ALTG member for free.
    – Already a member? Log in the event’s page.
  • Create a New Application.
  • Submit your Application and wait for approval. Do not upload key papers to your initial application.

Closing date for applications: Friday, 20th July 2018.

The Preceptorship will provide a greater understanding of the evolution of treatment for lung cancer through critical review of selected key literature with peer group and expert discussion, including current practice, new directions for research and an interactive mock MDT.

Topics include:

  • Diagnostics and molecular profiling
  • Treatment – in the early/adjuvant and advanced/metastatic settings
  • Oncogene driven V wild type of non small cell lung cancer
  • Small cell lung cancer
  • Radiotherapy and chemotherapy, targeted drug therapy and immunotherapy
  • Supportive care

Successful applicants will be allocated to a mentor group and will be asked to prepare a selected brief presentation from a list of specific topics and papers.

The ALTG would like to acknowledge the below sponsors.


August 17
August 18


Melbourne, VIC
Melbourne, VIC Australia


Valerie McCool