University of GlasgowRoger Currie is a Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, in NHS Ayrshire and Arran with sessions at QEUH, Glasgow, he is an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Glasgow and an elected member of Council of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He qualified in Dentistry from Leeds in 1989 and Medicine in Glasgow in 1996, he holds Dental and Surgical Fellowships from both Glasgow and Edinburgh, is a Fellow of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers, and an Intercollegiate FRCS examiner.He was appointed a Consultant in 2003 and has been Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee at BMI Carrick Glen since 2012. He was on the development group for the Scottish Government Referral Guidelines for Head and Neck Cancer in 2014, he is the current lead clinician for Skin Cancer in the West of Scotland, sitting on the Regional Cancer Leads group, and immediate past Chairman of the Scottish Oral and Maxillofacial Society.This presentation counts towards eCPD category C, and will address:
- Background, and Epidemiology within NHS Scotland
- Recognition of Oral Cancer and Facial Skin Cancer
- Recognition of high-risk Pre Malignant Oral lesions
- Use of current referral guidelines
- Improved understanding of the Urgent Cancer Suspected Pathway.