Radical approaches to cancer prevention

7-8 March 2019

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute 

Registration period: 
19 November 2018 until 8 February 2019


• Using new technology to reduce and prevent disease
Chair: Sarah Bohndiek,
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute

• Training the immune system
Chair: Tim Halim,
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute

• Preventing cancer through medical intervention
Chair: Richard Gilbertson,
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute

• Preventing cancer through lifestyle and policy
Chair: Bruce Ponder,
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute

Scientific Organising Committee:

Tim Halim, Duncan Odom, Nitzan Rosenfeld, Doug Winton

Speakers include:

Andrew T Chan, Harvard Medical School
Jan van Deursen, Mayo Clinic
Olivera Finn, University of Pittsburgh
Montserrat Garcia-Closas, NCI/ICR
Mel Greaves, Institute for Cancer Research
Richard Hardwick, CUH, Cambridge
Harald zur Hausen, German Cancer Research Centre
Leroy Hood, Institute of Systems Biology
V. Craig Jordan, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Mette Kalager, University of Oslo
Harpal Kumar, former CEO CRUK
Theresa Marteau, University of Cambridge
Miriam Merad, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Martin Nowak, Harvard University
Nuria Oliver, Vodaphone Institute
Paul Pharoah, University of Cambridge
Robert Seder, Vaccine Research Center, NIAID, NIH

Ian M Thompson, University of Texas
Christopher P Wild, International Agency for Research on Cancer

Contact: Julie Housden

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