The theme for this R&D Network Meeting including a networking lunch in Bergen is *Personalised cancer therapy: repurposing and in vitro drug screen*.
Please find the program here and register for the meeting below. Please register for lunch specifically.
Moderator: Bjørn Tore Gjertsen, Co-Director and Professor, Centre for Cancer Biomarkers (CCBIO)
10:30–11:00 Registration and coffee
11:00–11:10 Welcome and introduction
Ketil Widerberg, General Manager Oslo Cancer Cluster and Bjørn Tore Gjertsen, CCBIO
11:10 – 11:25 Setting the scene: Repurposing in glioblastoma – clinical considerations and novel insights?
Per Øyvind Enger, UiB and Haukeland University Hospital
11:25 – 11:35 Setting the scene: the patient perspective
Lars Haakon Søraas
11:35–12:15 Repurposing and clinical trials in cancer – academic trials from a charity perspective
Pan Pantziarka, AnticancerFund, UK
12:15 – 13:15 NETWORKING LUNCH
13:15–13:30 Sarcoma therapy development: Next gen sequencing and implications for drug choice
Eva Wessel Stratford, Oslo University Hospital
13:30 – 13:45 Drug screening for acute myeloid leukemia patients
Jorrit Enserink, Oslo University Hospital
13:45–14:00 In vitro drug screen in B-cell malignancies
Kjetil Taskén, Norwegian Center for Molecular Medicine (NCMM), Oslo
14:00–14:15 Biotech perspective – Case Study
Emmet Mc Cormack, Kinn Therapeutics, Bergen
14:15 – 14:30 COFFEE BREAK
Opportunity for CCBIO Seminar participants to join the program
14:30 – 14:55 International Keynote: In vitro drug screen in acute myeloid leukemia
Caroline Heckman, FIMM, Helsinki
14:55 – 15:15 Case study: Repurposing of Quinacrine for treatment of acute myeloid leukemia
Anna Eriksson, Uppsala University, Dept. of Medical Sciences
15:15 – 15:30 Drug repurposing: an opportunity for developing better drugs for children with cancer
Cesare Spadoni, Chairman aPODD (accelerating Paediatric Oncology Drug Development)
15:30 – 16:00 Discussion and Wrap up
From 16:00 MINGLING with FINGER FOOD
For any questions, please contact Jutta Heix (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Samantha Scarlett (email@example.com).
Please register below already. Lunch will be served all participants.