Cancer Support Scotland’s AGM 2018


This year’s AGM will take place on Thursday 11th of October 2018 in our Calman Centre, 75 Shelley Rd, Gartnavel Campus, Glasgow, G12 0ZE

Doors Open: 9.30am

Who can attend?

The event is open to all and free to attend. If you wish to come along please email to confirm you will be there.


09:30 – 10:00: Registration

10:00 – 10:45: AGM

10:50 – 11:10: Speaker 1 – Cancer Specialist Dr Doug Speake,

11:15 – 11:35: Speaker 2 – Professor Sir Kenneth Calman discusses the founding of our charity and support groups

11:35 – 11:40: Screening of our New Video

11:40 – 12:00: Teas, Coffees and Networking


We are delighted to welcome along two distinguished medical professionals: Dr Doug Speake and Professor Ken Calman.

Talk: Does everyone need major surgery for bowel cancer?

Speaker: Dr Doug Speake, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

Profile: Dr Doug Speake

Doug Speake has worked in Edinburgh for 5 years having trained in Manchester.  He is an honorary senior lecturer with the University of Edinburgh and an NHS research Scotland Clinician.

Currently, sits on the National Cancer Research Institute colorectal subcommittee and the Research and Audit committee of the Association of Coloproctology.

Doug’s special interest is in the management of the earliest type of bowel cancer and how best to manage this.

Please email or call 0141 337 8199 to confirm that you will be coming along.

We look forward to seeing you at our AGM.



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