CAR3: Study Day for Haematology Nurses

Emerging Therapies – let’s focus on CAR-T cell therapy …nursing challenges and considerations

Organisers and Chairs: Órla Stewart, Lead Nurse, King’s College Hospital, London
and Rose Ellard, Lecturer Practitioner, Royal Marsden Hospital

  • 09:30

    Welcome - let’s set the scene

  • 09:45

    The science of CAR-T cells – improving our knowledge in disease areas

    Dr Elaine Vickers, Founder of Science Communicated Ltd

  • 10:20

    Questions and discussion

  • 10:35

    UK patient data

    Dr Andrea Kuhnl, Consultant Haematologist, King’s College Hospital

  • 10:50

    Questions and discussion

  • 11:00

    Break and delegate chat

  • 11:15

    Bridging the gap between ITU and the ward

    Dr Tasneem Pirani, Consultant in Intensive Care, King’s College Hospital

  • 11:45

    Palliative care

    Dr Ruth Ting, Consultant in Palliative Care, King’s College Hospital

  • 12:05


  • 12:10

    Patient profiles and success stories

    Maria Mazza-Beange, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Bristol

  • 12:25

    Break and exhibition viewing

  • 12:55

    Psychological support of patients receiving CAR-T cell therapy

    Surabhi Chaturvedi, Psychotherapist and Counsellor, King’s College Hospital

  • 13:15

    The role of pharmacy in CAR-T cells

    Alice Mason, Lead Pharmacist - Advanced Therapy, Medicinal Products, Royal Marsden Hospital

  • 13:30

    Overview of toxicities

    Órla Stewart, King’s College Hospital, London
    Rose Ellard, Royal Marsden Hospital, London

  • 14:00

    Patient representative / nurse conversation

    Snippets of recordings

  • 14:15

    Discussion and general questions arising

  • 14:30

    Delegate chat until 15.15

  • 15:15