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Translational Research Facility, 45 Kanooka Grove

TRF Building, Level 2, Seminar Rooms 1 and 2

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**IF THE EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED - contact Steph Forman (stephanie.forman@hudson.org.au) to be placed on a waitlist


On Wednesday, 12 February 2020, Hudson Institute’s Centre for Cancer Research will be hosting its annual 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 - sold out early in 2019

For all enquiries and dietary requirements – contact Steph Forman at stephanie.forman@hudson.org.au


International Speakers:

Professor E. Alejandro Sweet-Cordero
Professor of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco (USA)

Dr Pratiti (Mimi) Bandopadhayay
Attending Pediatric Neuro-Oncologist, Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (USA)

Dr Nada Jabado
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University (Canada)

Dr Sharon Low Yin Yee
Head of Service & Consultant, Neurosurgical Service, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital; Consultant, National Neuroscience Institute (Singapore)


National Speakers:

Dr Raelene Endersby
Co-Head, Brain Tumour Research, Telethon Kids Institute

Dr Mark Pinese
Senior Bioinformatics Research Officer, Computational Biology, Children’s Cancer Institute

Dr Maya Kansara
Group Leader, Immunobiology of Cancer, Garvan Institute of Medical Research

Associate Professor David Ziegler
Group Leader, Brain Tumours Group, Children’s Cancer Institute

Professor Brandon Wainwright
Director, Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland

Dr Jason Cain
Research Group Head, Centre for Cancer Research, Hudson Institute of Medical Research

Dr Kate Johnson
Children's Cancer Foundation


This Symposium is made possible by the generous support of our premium partner - the Children's Cancer Foundation - as well as the support of the Isabella and Marcus Foundation and the Robert Connor Dawes Foundation.

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