2019 AGM

2019 Annual Conference and AGM

“Prostate Cancer: To Screen or Not to Screen”


Thursday 13 June 2019



The 2019 Annual Conference and AGM of The National Federation of Prostate Cancer Support Groups will be held on Thursday 13 June at:

Hornton Grange
53 Edgbaston Park Road
B15 2RS

This is the same venue as last year.

For directions and parking, click here.

Agenda and Papers

The agenda and supporting papers will be available shortly.

Provisional Timetable

The event starts at 10.30am and finishes at 4.30pm and the programme is as follows:

10.00 Coffee and Registration

10.30 Welcome and Introduction - Roger Wotton

10.35 AGM & Open Forum

11:30 News from our Partners

The Story So Far: Graham Fulford, Graham Fulford Charitable Trust

Prostate Cancer Research Centre Overview: Oliver Kemp (CEO) and Naomi Elster (Research and Communications Manager)

How to fund raise for Tackle and potentially lower your PSA at the same time: Prof Tim Oliver, Trustee, ORCHID Male Cancer

12.15 Buffet Lunch

13.15 Tackle Conference

Setting the SceneChris Booth, Tackle Clinical Advisory Board and Director CHAPS - The Men's Health Charity

The Latest Evidence from Europe: Prof Monique Roobol-Bouts, Urology Dept, Erasmus University, Holland

The View from a UK Study: Jyoti Shah, Consultant Urological Surgeon, Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

The GP's Perspective: Dr Ann Williams

15.05 Tea Break

15.25 Working to Achieve a National Screening Programme: Karen Stalbow, Prostate Cancer UK

15:55 Speaker Panel Discussion/Q&A

16.30 Close of Conference/Tea & Networking


Member Groups are encouraged to attend the day’s events along with their wives or partners. Attendance is free to representatives of Member Groups and, in addition, as in past years, reasonable travel expenses for up to two representatives from each Group will be reimbursed.

Registration this year is via an online form. Click here to register