International Marie Sklodowska-Curie Meeting

Meet the Fantastic Four...

DNA repair, Immune Response, Microenvironment and Innovative Therapies

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12th October 2018 – Institut Curie, Paris

There will be additional Conference events for RADIATE-ITN members and keynote speakers only, on 11th & 13th October 2018

Register from 15/2/18

International Marie Sklodowska-Curie Meeting

Programme

Session 1.
Tumour
Micro
environment

Mark Dewhirst
Duke University

Ester Hammond
University of Oxford

Session 2.
Immune
Response

Andy Minn
University of Pennsylvania

Mark de Ridder
Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Session 3.
DNA
Repair

Thomas Helleday

Thomas Helleday
Karolinska Institute, Sweden

Marie Dutreix
Institut Curie, Paris

Session 4.
Innovative
Therapies

Silvia Formenti
Weill Cornell Medical College

Rob Coppes
Groningen University

Programme – Friday 12 October 2018

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  • Registration

    Institut Curie, Amphitheatre Constant Burg foyer
    08:00

  • Conference welcome & introduction

    Ruth Muschel, Director of RADIATE-ITN
    08:45

Session 1 – Tumour Microenvironment

09:00 – 10:30

  • Mark Dewhirst

     TBA
    Duke University, USA
    09:00

  • Ester Hammond

     Exploiting hypoxia induced replication stress for therapeutic gain
    University of Oxford, UK
    09:25

  • Selected speaker 1

    09:50

  • Selected speaker 2

    10.15

  • Coffee Break

    Marquee
    10.30 – 11.00

Session 2 Immune Response

11:00 – 12:30

  • Andy Minn

    TBA
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    11:00

  • Mark de Ridder

    TBA
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    11:25

  • Selected speaker 3

    11:50

  • Selected speaker 4

    12.15

  • Lunch & poster session

    Marquee on the patio outside Amphitheatre Constant Burg
    12.30

Session 3 – DNA Repair

14:00 – 15:30

  • Thomas Helleday

    Targeting DNA repair to improve radiotherapy
    Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    14:00

  • Marie Dutreix

    Involvement of DNA repair pathways in metastasis and recurrence after radiotherapy
    Institut Curie, France
    14:25

  • Selected speaker 5

    14:50

  • Selected speaker 6

    15.15

  • Coffee Break

    Marquee
    15.30 – 16.00

Session 4 – Innovative Therapies

16:00 – 17:30

  • Silvia Formenti

    DNA Damage Response and Immune Rejection of Cancer
    Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
    16:00

  • Rob Coppes

    Stem cell therapy to regenerate radiation damaged glandular tissue
    Groningen University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    16:25

  • Selected speaker 7

    16:50

  • Selected speaker 8

    17.15

  • Close of meeting

    17.30

Optional

  • Boat trip and cocktails

    19.00 till close