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 2017 Cancer Conference

2016 Cancer Conference

 

Conference programme

   9.00 - 9.30

Registration

   9.30 - 9.30

Welcome: Professor Peter Parker

   9.35 - 9.40

Opening remarks: Professor Hardev Pandha, Professor Simon Taylor and Professor Rajendra Badwe

   9.40 - 11.00

Cancer Immunology – Chair: Dr Sophia Karagiannis
9.40 - 10.00 Immune profiling – Professor Adrian Hayday
10.00 - 10.20 Macrophage dysfunction in cancer – Dr Heather Bax
10.20 - 10.40 T cell exhaustion in the tumour microenvironment – Dr Nicola Annels
10.40 - 11.00 Tumour microenvironment licensing of immune evasion in lymphoma – Dr Alan Ramsay

   11.00 - 11.20

MORNING TEA
   11.20 - 12.40    

Palliative and Supportive Care – Chair: Professor Emma Ream
11.20 - 11.40 Clinically assisted hydration at the end of life – Dr Andrew Davies
11.40 - 12.00 Use of actigraphy to assess prognosis in cancer patients – Dr Shuchita Patel
12.00 - 12.20 Factors affecting accident and emergency attendance in cancer in the last 3 months of life – Dr Lesley Henson
12.20 - 12. 40 Management of breathlessness in cancer – Dr Matthew Maddocks

   12.40 - 1.40

LUNCH

   1.40 - 2.40

Novel Clinical Trials – Chair: Dr Sophie Papa
1.40 - 1.55 Manufacturing biologicals in the public sector – Professor Farzin Farzaneh
1.55 - 2.10 Intravesical viral therapy for bladder cancer – Professor Hardev Pandha
2.10 - 2.25 CAR T cell therapy – Dr John Maher
2.25 - 2.40 IgE antibody therapy – Dr James Spicer

   2.40 - 3.40

Translational Research – Chair: Professor Andy Nisbet
2.40 - 3.00 Metrology in radiotherapy – Professor Andy Nisbet
3.00 - 3.20 Magnetic Resonance Elastography – Professor Ralph Sinkus
3.20 - 3.40 Circulating Biomarkers; exploiting exosomes – Dr Myria Galazi

   3.40 - 4.00

AFTERNOON TEA

   4.00 - 5.00

Post-Doctoral Prize Lecture
4.00 - 4.15 Lord Saatchi
4.15 - 5.00 Prize Lecture – Dr Jeremy Carlton presenting for Dr Yolanda Olmos

   5.00 - 5.05

Closing remarks: Professor Peter Parker

   5.05 - 6.30

Canapé reception at the Welcome Village of the King’s Health Partners Comprehensive Cancer Centre at Guy’s

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