Colliding ideas for cancer therapy

Europe/London
Cosenor's House, Abingdon
Ceri Brenner (STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory) , Roger Barlow (University of Huddersfield (GB))
Description

A workshop bringing together STFC and CERN physicists with the clinical
community to present relevant recent work, find common ground and identify
cross-disciplinary collaborative research opportunities for improving
radiotherapy. Topics covered include accelerator design, novel imaging and
detector technologies together with routes for radio-sensitisation.

Registration
Colliding Ideas for Cancer Therapy
Participants
  • Ceri Brenner
  • Roger Barlow
    • 10:30 11:00
      Coffee 30m
    • 11:00 12:30
      Macroscopic Developments: Presentations 1

      Big technology - possibilities for new accelerators, detectors and other hardware. What are the upcoming developments? And how can they be rolled out to hospitals, forreal clinical use.

    • 12:30 13:30
      Lunch 1h
    • 13:30 15:00
      Macroscopic Developments: Presentations 2

      Big technology - possibilities for new accelerators, detectors and other hardware. What are the upcoming developments? And how can they be rolled out to hospitals, forreal clinical use.

    • 15:00 15:30
      tea 30m
    • 15:30 17:30
      Macroscopic Developments: Discussion

      Big technology - possibilities for new accelerators, detectors and other hardware. What are the upcoming developments? And how can they be rolled out to hospitals, forreal clinical use.

    • 09:00 11:00
      Microscopic Developments: Presentations

      Developments in our understanding of what goes on at the cellular level. Radiotherapy, chemotherapy and their combination. What role can the pharmaceuticals industry play?

    • 11:00 11:30
      Coffee 30m
    • 11:30 13:00
      Microscopic Developments: Presentations 2

      Developments in our understanding of what goes on at the cellular level. Radiotherapy, chemotherapy and their combination. What role can the pharmaceuticals industry play?

    • 13:00 14:00
      Lunch 1h
    • 14:00 16:00
      Microscopic Developments: Discussions

      Developments in our understanding of what goes on at the cellular level. Radiotherapy, chemotherapy and their combination. What role can the pharmaceuticals industry play?

    • 16:00 16:30
      Tea 30m
    • 16:30 17:30
      Discussion: Conclusions