CLINICAL/RESEARCH PROGRAM

Confirmed Special Invited Keynote Speakers

  • Jim Allison, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
  • Harald zur Hausen, DKFZ, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    “From molecules to prevention of cancer”
  • Douglas Hanahan, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland
    “Hallmarks of cancer: lessons for cancer medicine?”
  • Klas Kärre, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    “Molecular findings in Cancer giving the lead into modern cancer medicine”
  • Helena Nordenstedt, Gapminder Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden
    “Global Health”– Hans Rosling in memoriam (Talk + audience test)
  • Sir Richard Peto, University of Oxford, England
    “Halving premature death”

Plenary Session talks on topics such as (preliminary list to be expanded)

  •  “From molecules to prevention of cancer”
  • “Hallmarks of cancer: lessons for cancer medicine?”
  • “Molecular findings in Cancer giving the lead into modern cancer medicine”
  • “Global Health”
  • “Halving premature death”
  • Hereditary cancer
  • Immunotherapy including checkpoint inhibitors
  • Physical exercise and cancer
  • “Cost of cancer care/Health economics”
  • Tumor invasion
  • Tumor heterogeneity
  • Circulating tumor markers including cfDNA
  • Circulating tumor cells
  • Colonization? Solid tumors and hematological malignancies

Scientific Breakout-sessions/ workshops on (preliminary list to be expanded)

  • Lung cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Targeting p53 in cancer
  • Global Health
  • Breast Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Precision Medicine
  • Epidemiology and Clinical Trials
  • Cancer Progenitor Cells
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Stereotactic radiotherapy – level of evidence and clinical usefulness
  • DNA repair
  • Individualized cancer screening and prevention
  • Melanoma and other skin cancers
  • Hematological malignancies – Myeloma and MDS