Measuring cancer earlier: Connecting analytical scientists and cancer researchers

Date: Friday 5th February 2021
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Virtual event: Expression of interest to be submitted in advance

The Royal Society of Chemistry Analytical Division and Cancer Research UK invite you to join them in February 2021 for an online workshop and networking event on the early detection of cancer.

Measuring cancer earlier will bring together analytical scientists, cancer biologists and clinicians to explore the challenges and opportunities for early detection cancer research as well as foster new interdisciplinary collaborations for early detection funding opportunities.

The programme will feature keynote speakers from the different scientific communities giving their perspectives on the challenges and opportunities for early detection, as well an invited talk from scientists currently collaborating on a CRUK early detection sandpit award. The remainder of the programme will focus on workshops and structured networking sessions to enable the communities to connect with each other.

Attendance
To ensure good representation from the different communities, participation at the event will be selected from an expression of interest. If you would like to attend please complete the expression of interest form by 13 January 2021.

Speakers
The following speakers will feature at this event:

  • David Carter - Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom
  • Sam Janes - University College London, United Kingdom
  • Bhavik Patel - University of Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Molly Stevens - Imperial College London, United Kingdom