We would like to thank everyone who submitted an abstract for the BAHNO Annual Scientific Meeting 2019. We were overwhelmed by the number and quality of abstracts we received.

The complete abstract book (including oral and poster submissions) can be viewed via the link below:

2019 Abstract Book



National audit of head and neck cancer post-treatment surveillance – An INTEGRATE-BAHNO collaboration

Mr. George Garas, Mr. John Hardman, Ms. Theofano Tikka

Presented by John Hardman and Theofano Tikka



52 – Single centre experience of using Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy for the primary treatment of oral tongue cancer

Dr. Aung Tin, Dr. David Wilkinson



Poster 1

The extent and depth of information desired by patients diagnosed with HPV positive oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Mr. Mark Williams, Dr. Joanne Patterson, Ms. Michaela Fay, Mr. David Hamilton, Mrs. Helen Cocks


Poster 26

A service evaluation looking at weight change during surgical and/or Chemoradiotherapy treatment, in newly diagnosed head and neck (H&N) cancer patients, from a single centre between April 2016-April 2017

Ms. Annabel Leather, Ms. Kelly Wade-Mcbane


Poster 36

Drain-less Day Case Superficial Parotidectomy Using Artiss – Our Experience

Mr. Craig McCaffer, Mr. Jacob Duffin, Mr. Winson Wong, Mr. Shane Lester


Poster 75

A WHO safety checklist for the expected difficult airway

Ms. Summy Bola, Mr. Rogan Corbridge


Photos by Helen Wood.


BAHNO @BAHNOOfficial Mar 31, 2020

Proposal for UK Head and Neck Oncology Collaborative with NHSE to answer: Which resections offer most benefit? Who prioritises cases? Email a point of contact with MDT geographical details to: secretariat@bahno.org.uk https://t.co/JdKwrs1Npx @BrennanSurgeon @justinroe

BAHNO @BAHNOOfficial Mar 31, 2020

COVID-SURG CANCER This @BAHNOOfficial cohort study will capture the safety of head & neck cancer surgery, delays in surgery, and changing practice in the covid-19 pandemic   Register your hospital here https://t.co/EWDUcXqvDP https://t.co/E4U5VQokxQ @BrennanSurgeon @justinroe