Neoplastic conditions of the haemapoietic and lymphoid systems are closely related and account for over 4000 deaths in the UK each year. Treatment of patients with haemopoietic malignancies involves a range of strategies such as transplantation, tyrosine kinase inhibitors and differentiation agents. This course is delivered by both clinical and non-clinical staff and there is a strong emphasis on current research and recent developments within the discipline.


10 credits

Module Attendance Required

4 days block of teaching


3000 word assignment


22 - 26 February 2016

Academics involved in the delivery of this module

Dr Frederick Chen Honorary Senior Lecturer and NHS Consultant

Stand Alone Course

This module can be taken as a stand alone course if required. For further information please contact:

Programme Administrator
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 3803
Email: clinicaloncology@contacts.bham.ac.uk 

Fee if taken as a stand alone course


This module is available without the assessment/credits if preferred

Entry requirements if taken as a stand alone course

6 months oncology experience and holding a degree, preferably a 2.1 or equivalent qualifications in an appropriate medical/scientific subject.