Lung Cancer Conference: Programme

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Tuesday 10 November 2020

09.00 - 10.00  Delegate arrival, poster set up and refreshments

10.00 - 10.10  Welcome

Caroline Dive (CRUK Lung Centre, London, UK)

Charles Swanton (CRUK Lung Centre, London, UK)

10.10 - 11.00  Keynote Lecture

Christine Berg  (National Institutes of Health) 

11.00 - 13.00  Refreshment break and exhibition viewing

11.00 - 12.30  Session 1: Screening, early detection and minimal residual disease

Chair: Sam Janes (University College London, UK)

Gabriella Sozzi (Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, ITALY)

Chris Abbosh (University College London, UK)

Alex Aravanis (GRAIL, USA)

12.30 - 13.30  Lunch | Poster session | Exhibition viewing | Networking

13.30 - 15.00  Session 2: Immunology

 

Julian Downward (Francis Crick Institute and ICR, UK)

Mihaela Angelova (Mihaela Angelova, UK)

15.00 - 15.30  Refreshment break and exhibition viewing

15.30 - 15.30  Session 3: Lung cancer in never smokers

Chair: Charles Swanton (CRUK Lung Centre, London, UK)

James DeGregori (University of Colorado, USA)

Lars Søraas 

 

18.15 - 19.30  Poster session | Exhibition viewing | Networking

19.45  Gala dinner

TBC

Wednesday 11 November 2020

08.30 - 09.00  Delegate arrival, poster set up and refreshments

09.00 - 10.20  Session 4: Metabolism and immunology in Small cell Lung cancer

Chair: Kris Frese (Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute)

Trudy Oliver (Huntsman Cancer Institute)

Roman Thomas (University of Cologne)

Lauren Byers  (MD Anderson Cancer Centre)

10.20 - 10.50  Refreshment break and exhibition viewing

10.50 - 12.20  Session 5: Immunology

Julian Downward (Francis Crick Institute and ICR, UK)

Mihaela Angelova (Mihaela Angelova, UK)

Sergio Quezada (University College London)

12.20 - 13.20  Lunch | Poster session | Exhibition viewing | Networking

13.20 - 14.10  Keynote Lecture

Monte Winslow (Stanford University)

11.00 - 13.00  Refreshment break and exhibition viewing

15.30 - 15.30  Session 6: Imaging and Radiotherapy

Chair: Corinne Faivre-Finn (Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute)

Jason Lewis (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Cente)

Karen Kirkby (Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute)

Contact us

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

reserchevents@cancer.org.uk

Sponsors

If you are interested in sponsorship and exhibition opportunities, please contact

Sharon Vanloo
CRUK Lung Cancer Centre of Excellence

s.vanloo@ucl.ac.uk
+44 (0)203 796 2940

 

Research opportunities in lung cancer

Lung Cancer

Survival for people with lung cancer remains low which is why we've made it a strategic priority. We have a broad range of funding opportunities for researchers wanting to focus on the disease.