In November 2018, HDI held its annual symposium. Once again the teams excelled themselves by showing the projects they’ve been working on. This years’ hot topics included looking at ways to use primary care prescription data to find people who might be suspected of having cancer, an update on the patient pathway viewer and how Artificial Intelligence might be used to register cancer tumours.

Dr Fiona McRonald: linking cancer predisposition genotypes to the National Cancer Registry.

 

Professor Danny Keenan: Medical Director, Health Quality Improvement Partnership.

 

Jo French: using primary care prescription data to improve earlier diagnosis

 

Charlie Turner: explains the ‘Get Data Out’ project

 

Gavin Baily: shows the latest version of the patient pathway viewer

 

Professor Georgios (Yoryos) Lyratzopoulos: Senior Cancer Epidemiologist National Cancer Research and Analysis Service