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Cancer Care by Design International Symposium

Royal College of Physicians, The Spine, Liverpool,
01–02 February 2023
Symposium theme

Taking place on 1-2 February 2023 in Liverpool, the inaugural Cancer Care by Design 2023 International Symposium will be an opportunity to explore and share international knowledge on the future design and development of cancer care services, technology and infrastructure.


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The RCP at The Spine in Liverpool is the Royal College of Physicians' base for providing events, activities and services for its members in the north of England, and is the first time the College has had a significant presence outside London.

EHD2022 Talk

This paper will demonstrate the methodology in creating The Spine, a workplace targeting the WELL Platinum Standard, which can be applied across all sectors.

EHD2022 talk

This session will discuss how MD Anderson, one of the largest cancer care centres in the world, is transforming cancer care and delivery. It will focus on how a ten-year master campus framework will leverage more than 20 million sq ft of facilities in a new resourceful way.

EHD2020 Talk

This session centred on issues around the design for cancer care, including two case studies of cancer centres in Israel and an analysis of small-scale cancer facilities in respect of aged care in Australia.

EHD2022 Talk

This practice-focused paper analyses three cancer care facilities, ranging from the metropolitan landscape of New York City and the suburban garden campus outside Philadelphia to the pastoral setting of Lincoln, Nebraska, highlighting how they meet the needs and demands of the communities they serve.

EHD2022 Talk

This paper will present an overview of the Grafton Way Building scheme, detailing the key challenges faced in the delivery of this project, which will form a cornerstone of UCLH’s service offering.

EHD2019 Talk

This talk focuses on a project in Spain to redesign and relocate an oncology unit for cancer patients.

Commission report

Even before Covid-19 struck, cancer was a leading cause of premature death, but the impact of the pandemic on early diagnosis and treatment is likely to set back cancer outcomes in Europe by almost a decade.

Cancer Care by Design International Symposium
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  • Veritas Medical Solutions
  • Guldmann