Forthcoming Events

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Breakfast meeting: Dr Annalise Katz-Summercorn

Date: Thursday 11th January 2018  
Time: 08:00 - 09:00  
Venue: Cancer Research UK CI Gallery

These monthly meetings are an opportunity for researchers across Cambridge and further afield who are engaged with our programme to network with fellow researchers in an informal setting.

In January Dr Annalise Katz-Summercorn, Clinical research fellow in Early Detection in oesophageal adenocarcinoma, will open the meeting. Please join us for a lively discussion, no registration required.

Early Detection Annual Symposium 15th January 2018 - register now

Date: Monday 15th January 2018
Time: 14:00 - 18:00
Venue: Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Li Ka Shing Centre, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0RE.

Registrations are now open for the 2018 Early Detection Annual Symposium.

The annual symposium is our main showcase event providing an exciting opportunity to meet, hear and network with clinicians and scientists from across the many disciplines involved in cancer early detection work.

This year's keynote speaker is Professor Jessica Zucman-Rossi, Director of functional genomic of solid tumours unit, INSERM, France. She will speak on genomic alterations in early liver tumour development.

Please click here to register.

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Breakfast meeting: Jamie Blundell

Date: Thursday 8th February 2018  
Time: 08:00 - 09:00  
Venue: Cancer Research UK CI Gallery

These monthly meetings are an opportunity for researchers across Cambridge and further afield who are engaged with our programme to network with fellow researchers in an informal setting.

In February Dr Jamie Blundell, Early Detection Group leader with the aims to understand how mutant clones arise, expand and compete in our tissues as we age, will open the meeting. Please join us for a lively discussion, no registration required.

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Early Detection multidisciplinary networking series event 3: Mr Grant Stewart & Professor Russell Cowburn

Date: Tuesday 27th February 2018  
Time: 17:30 - 19:00 
Venue: Maxwell Centre, Cavendish Laboratory, JJ Thomson Avenue CB3 0HE Cambridge

For this event series we are inviting a STEM scientist or a representative from a relevant local company to pair with a clinical colleague to speak for 15-20 minutes each on their work and where it might be relevant to early cancer detection, and where greater collaboration could assist. The speakers at this event are:

Mr Grant Stewart, Academic urological surgeon with clinical and research expertise in kidney cancer.

Professor Russell Cowburn, Department of Physics, has research interests in nanotechnology and its application to magnetism, electronics and optics. 

Registration for this event will open in January 2018.