Breast Surgeons Webinar

Posted: 4th of August, 2020

Preoperative considerations in early breast cancer: What’s changing?

Please join us for an interactive webinar, chaired by Dr Melanie Walker, President, BreastSurgANZ and featuring international guest speaker Professor Michael Dixon who will discuss preoperative considerations in early breast cancer, with a focus on HER2-positive and triple-negative disease.

  • Wednesday 18 August, 2020
  • 19:00-20:15 AEST
  • Registration: FOC

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International Guest Speaker

Professor Michael Dixon OBE
Professor of Surgery and Consultant Surgeon
Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK

Professor Dixon is a Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of both Edinburgh and England and also an Honorary Fellow of The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. Professor Dixon has published over 300 papers, contributed 120 book chapters, and written or edited 25 books. He was the inaugural Managing Editor of The Breast and was a member of the first Editorial Board of the British Medical Journal. He is a reviewer for 20 cancer-related journals, and on the Editorial Board of Breast Cancer Management and Annals of Surgical Oncology. Professor Dixon has given over 300 invited lectures all around the world. He was the Royal College of Surgeons of Australasia Visiting Fellow in 2000 and 2011. Professor Dixon has been the co-chair of the Miami Breast Cancer Conference since 2008. In 2013 he was voted the 36th greatest person in Edinburgh of all time, and received an OBE from the Queen at Buckingham Palace for his work improving our understanding and improving the management of breast disease.