Cancer MDT Engagement Pack

On this page you can download the 100,000 Genomes Project Cancer MDT communications and engagement pack. This pack is to help NHS GMCs with engaging the cancer community, particularly for use in setup of Local Delivery Partner (LDPs) pathways. NHS GMCs may wish to use all or parts of its content and it can be used immediately.

Further versions will be available to download on this page.

Please contact us if you would like to request printed copies.


Download the materials individually below, or altogether here.

1.1 Introductory leaflet: a leaflet explaining the principles of the cancer arm of the 100,000 Genomes Project. (PDF)
1.2 Introductory PowerPoint presentation: a high level of the cancer programme aimed at MDT members (PowerPoint)
2.0 Getting started with recruitment (PowerPoint)
2.1 Patient consent document, including links to support materials, retrospective consent and the 100,000 Genomes Project Information Line (PDF)
2.2 Joint statement agreed by Genomics England and NHS England, the Royal College of Pathologists, the Human Tissue Authority and Health Research Authority, outlining the view that tumour samples can be taken and processed as routine diagnostic samples – (PDF)
3. NHS Genomic Medicine Centre/Lead Organisation contacts (PDF)

Reference 2015: Implementation of the ‘genomic’ sample at diagnostic biopsy to optimise molecular testing – Superseded