Oesophagogastric (OG) Expert Advisory Group

Chair: Dr John Painter, Consultant Gastroenterologist, City Hospitals Sunderland
Vice Chair: Dr Peter Davis, Consultant, South Tees NHS Foundation Trust

Role and Purpose of Expert Advisory Group

The EAG are multi-disciplinary forums for site specific cancers or for cross cutting themes; with representation from professionals across the specific cancer care pathway. They involve users in their planning and review; and have the active engagement of all the multidisciplinary leads from the service providers across the North East and North Cumbria.

The EAG act as a group to provide expert clinical advice to commissioners and others to influence best possible practice across the region.

The EAG aims to:

  • agree a set of clinical guidelines and patient pathways to support the delivery of high quality equitable services across the region
  • Use available ┬ádata to consider where there may be unwarranted variation and recommend corrective action where necessary
  • use service evaluations by patients and carers to make improvements
  • monitor progress on meeting national cancer standards and ensure improvements are implemented
  • review and discuss identified risks/untoward incidents to ensure learning is spread
  • agree a common approach to research and service development.

Upcoming Events

3rd April 2019 @ 2:00 pmHPB/OG EAG MeetingView Event
2nd October 2019 @ 2:00 pmHPB/OG EAG MeetingView Event


Annual ReportDownload
3 October 2018Download
4 April 2018Download
4 October 2017Download
22 March 2017Download
Meeting Minutes
4 April 2018Download
4 October 2017Download
22 March 2017Download
National OG Audit Report 2015Download
National OG audit report 2015 Northern SummaryDownload
Presentation 1 - South Tees PresentationDownload
Presentation 2 - NESCN Audit 2015Download
Presentation 3 - NICE NG12 Suspected Cancer OGDownload
Presentation 4 - OG Timed PathwayDownload
Presentation 7 - OG Stent AuditDownload
Presentation 8 - Small Cell OG NetworkDownload
Presentation 9 - Recovery PresentationDownload
Presentation 10 - Cytology SummaryDownload
Presentation 11 - Nutritional Enhanced RecoveryDownload
presentation 1 -South Tees Work loadDownload
Presentation 2- Newcastle WorkloadDownload
Presentation 3 - GIST AuditDownload
Presentation 4 - Re-audit of Radical RadiotherapyDownload
Presentation 5- Cumria BrachytherapyDownload
Presentation 6 - Follow up after OG Resection SurveyDownload
Presentation 7 - 62 Day PathwayDownload
Presentation 8 - BCOCDownload
Presentation 9 - Update on Barrett's GuidelinesDownload
Presentation 11- RFA Outcome DataDownload
Presentation 12 - EMR 2014Download
Clinical Guidelines and PathwaysDownload
Research Documents