The University of Southampton
Institute for Life Sciences

Precision Cancer Medicine: Forefront Technologies at the Clinical InterfaceEvent

Image courtesy of Dr Jonathan West
9:00 - 18:00, 14 September 2017
Lecture Theatre A, Avenue Campus, University of Southampton
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For more information regarding this event, please telephone Janette Thompson on 023 8059 7280 or email .

Event details

The Institute for Life Sciences Conference, Precision Cancer Medicine: Forefront Technologies at the Clinical Interface, is taking place in September 2017 at the University of Southampton.

This exciting interdisciplinary conference showcases forefront technology that is being translated into the clinic.  The programme will consider new approaches to diagnosis, imaging, targeted therapy and precision diagnostics and will be of interest to national and European clinicians and life technologists.

External Speakers:

Professor Kevin Brindle, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute

Professor Caroline Dive, Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute

Professor John Greenman, University of Hull

Professor Valérie Taly, Université Paris Descartes

Professor Zoltan Takats, Imperial College London

Professor Mehmet Toner, Massachusetts General Hospital


Internal Speakers:

Professor Mark Cragg, Medicine

Professor Tim Elliott, Medicine

Professor Peter Johnson, Medicine, Cancer Research UK

Dr Sumeet Mahajan, Chemistry

Professor Christian Ottensmeier, Medicine

Professor Gareth Thomas, Medicine


This conference is free to attend - no travel bursaries are available for delegates.  Enquiries should be sent to

Poster Prize Opportunity

Attendees are invited to submit a poster for display. Please submit an abstract (not more than 400 words) to by 3rd July 2017.


Image credit: Dr Jonathan West

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