Brain Tumour Conference: Speakers

CRUK Brain Tumour Conference

Brain Tumour Conference 2018

Further details of our programme of speakers will be confimed throughout the winter. 

We are pleased to confirm the following speakers will be presenting at our inaugural Brain Tumour Conference 2018 alongside our distinguished organising committee. 

  • Kevin Brindle, University of Cambridge
  • William F. Elmquist, University of Minnesota
  • Mariella Filbin, Harvard Catalyst
  • David Louis, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • William A. Weiss, University of California

Keynote speaker


Luis F Parada
Director of the Brain Tumor Center, Albert C Foster Chair and American Cancer Society Research Professor at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Contact us

If you need more information on the event please contact us:


If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please do get in touch with:

Freya Parry
Head of Research Brand and Communications
020 3469 8471

Research opportunities in brain tumours

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Brain tumour survival remains low, and has changed little in over a generation. That's why we've made brain tumours a strategic priority as one of our four "cancers of unmet need".

We're boosting our investment into brain tumours, and we have a number of opportunities to help you develop your brain tumour research or to apply your skills to these cancers for the first time.