Thoracic Cancer Programme Launch and Showcase

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16:00

Overview of CRUK Cambridge Centre and the Thoracic Cancer Programme - Prof Richard Gilbertson (prerecorded) 

16:10

Welcome to the Thoracic Cancer Programme – Prof Robert Rintoul and Dr Daniel Munoz-Espin

16:20

Research updates:

Dr Lizzy Smyth"The evolving space of clinical trials in oesophagogastric cancer". 

Dr Daniel Munoz-Espin | "Impact of cellular senescence in lung cancer: Novel cancer preventative and therapeutic strategies."

Prof Stefan Marciniak | "Mesothelioma in vitro models"

17:20

BREAK

17:40

Research updates:

Dr Nitzan Rosenfeld | “ctDNA in early-stage lung cancer: results from the LUCID study and next steps”

Dr Huiqi Yang"Development of translational research studies in locally advanced lung cancer".

18:20

Open discussion

18:40 

Close  – Prof Robert Rintoul and Dr Daniel Munoz-Espin

18:45 – 19:30

Networking with drinks/nibbles