Sydney Cancer Conference 2012

The Sydney Cancer Conference 2012 (SCC2012) will be a comprehensive gathering of professionals and students in the cancer field. It will encompass basic, clinical, translational, public health and psychosocial research to expound the conference theme “From Discovery to Implementation”.

The scientific program features plenary and concurrent sessions on a range of topics, including biomarkers, cancer targets and treatments, screening, quality of life and clinical trials.

Concurrent sessions will be broadly aligned to three subject categories:

Basic/Biomedical cancer research
Clinical and Public Health cancer research
Psychosocial aspects of cancer care
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Keynote speakers
Professor Hans Clevers, Hubrecht Institute, Netherlands
Professor Richard Schilsky, University of Chicago Medical Centre, USA
Professor Paul Glasziou, Bond University, Australia

Confirmed invited speakers
Professor John Mattick, Garvan Institute for Medical Research
Professor Sanchia Aranda, Cancer Institute NSW
Professor Sean Grimmond, University of Queensland
Associate Professor Penny Schofield, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Professor Suzanne Chambers, Cancer Council Queensland
Professor Jan Ussher, University of Western Sydney
Professor John Rasko, University of Sydney
Professor Paul Keall, University of Sydney
Professor Jane Young, University of Sydney
Associate Professor Erik Thompson, University of Melbourne
Professor Kum Kum Khanna, Queensland Institute of Medical Research
Professor Alpha Yap, University of Queensland
Associate Professor Jennifer Byrne, University of Sydney
Dr Megan Chircop, University of Sydney
Professor Pablo Moscato, University of Newcastle

27 Sep - 28 Sep 2012
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