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Hudson Institute of Medical Research

Translational Research Facility 45 Kanooka Grove TRF Building, Level 2, Seminar Rooms 1 and 2 Clayton, Victoria 3168

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On Wednesday, 13 February 2019, Hudson Institute’s Centre for Cancer Research will be hosting a Childhood Cancer Research Symposium. This is a key scientific event for paediatric cancer researchers and clinicians, with leading guest speakers from national and international organisations. Symposium attendees will learn first-hand about the latest developments and advancements in paediatric cancer research.

The objectives of the Symposium are to:

- Enhance dissemination and application of latest discoveries in paediatric oncology.

- Stay abreast of new technologies, clinical trials and scientific discoveries nationally and internationally.

- Facilitate international partnerships to accelerate the pace of progress in the field of childhood cancer research and clinical care.

Register now for this FREE event as spaces are limited.

If you have special dietary requirements, please email these to: stephanie.forman@hudson.org.au

National Speakers:

Prof Michelle Haber AM

Executive Director, Children’s Cancer Institute

Head of Program, Experimental Therapeutics

Prof Richard B Lock

Program Head, Leukaemia Biology Program at the Children’s Cancer Institute

Manager, Preclinical Drug Testing Core, Zero Childhood Cancer Program

Deputy Director, UNSW Centre for Childhood Cancer Research

Dr Nick Gottardo

Department Head Paediatric Oncology and Haematology, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children

Co-Head of the Telethon Kids Institute's Brain Tumour Research Team

Dr Misty Jenkins

Laboratory Head, Division of Immunology, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

Assoc Prof Ron Firestein

Head, Cancer Centre, Hudson Institute of Medical Research

Prof Tracey Danaher

Children’s Cancer Foundation: The Parent Perspective

International Speakers: will be announced in November 2018

This Symposium is made possible by the generous support of our exclusive major supporter - the Children's Cancer Foundation - as well as the support of the Isabella and Marcus Foundation, the Robert Connor Dawes Foundation and Azure Biosystems, represented by Bioneer Pacific.

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