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Program

Preliminary Program


(As of January 2013)

Thursday, 31 January 2013

09.00 - 10.00

Opening Ceremony

10:00 - 13:30

Session I - Opening Talks

Chairpersons
Manel Esteller
Alexander Eggermont

10.00 - 10.45

Samir M. Hanash (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Res. Center, Seattle, WA, USA)
'Fast-tracking the Development of Cancer Biomarkers using Proteomics'

10.45 - 11.30

Manel Esteller (IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain)
'Epigenetics in Personalized Cancer Medicine'

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee Break, Poster Presentations and Exhibition

12.00 - 12.45

Seiji Yano (Cancer Research Institute, Kanazawa University, Japan)
'Mechanisms of Resistance to Molecular Targeted Drugs in Lung Cancer and Personalized Medicine'

12.45 - 13.30

Ali Abdulrazek (Gulf Oncology Center, Sharjah, UAE)
'Overview on Cancer in the Gulf Region'

13:30 - 14:30

Lunch / Workshop and Poster Presentations

14:30 - 17:30

Session II

Chairpersons
Jean-Paul Thiery

14:30 - 15:15

Nathalie Lassau MD, PhD (Institute Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France)
'Thedynamic Contrast Enhanced Ultrasonography: A Potential Predictive Marker for Personalized Medicine'

15:15 - 16:00

Jean-Pierre Armand (Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France)
'Anti-angiogenic Components in Development'

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 - 17:30

Abstract Session I - Oral Presentations

17:30 - 18:00

Meet the Expert: 'Cancer Angiogenesis' - Jean-Pierre Armand, Nathalie Lassau

   

Friday, 1 February 2013

09:00 - 11:45

Session III

Chairpersons
Salem Chouaib
Basel Al Ramadi

09:00 - 09.45

Jean-Paul Thiéry (Institute of molecular and cell biology, Singapore)
'Therapeutic Strategies in Carcinoma based on the Epithelial Mesenchymal Transition Concept'

09.45 - 10:30

Naofumi Mukaida (Cancer Research Institute, Kanazawa University)
'Chemokine Mediated Fibrotic Changes in Tumor Development and Progression'

10:30 - 11:45

Samir Khleif (NIH Bethesda, USA)
'Targeting Cancer with Vaccines'

11:45 - 14:15

Friday Prayers & Lunch

14:15 - 15:00

Industry Symposia - Sanofi Oncology

15:00 - 16:00

Meet the Expert Session: 'Cancer progession and resistance' - Jean-Paul Thiery, Salem Chouaib

   

Saturday, 2 February 2013

09:00 - 13:15

Session IV

Chairperson
Fabien Calvo
Seiji Yano

09:00 - 09:45

Alexander Eggermont (Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France)
'Targeted Therapy for Melanoma'

09:45 - 10:30

Alain Gouyette (Pharmacy school, Chatenay-Malabry, France)
'Filling prescriptions of cancer targeted chemotherapy and of supportive care, by the pharmacist'

10:30 - 11:45

Fabien Calvo (INCA, Boulogne Billancourt, France)
'Personalized Medicine: A Nationwide Initiative for an Equal Access to Cancer Treatment'

11:45 - 12:15

Coffee Break, Poster Presentations and Exhibition

12:15 - 13:15

Abstract Session II: Oral Presentation

13:15 - 14:15

Lunch, Workshop and Poster Presentations

14:15 - 15:15

Meet the Expert: 'Immunotherapy of Cancer' - Basel Al Ramadi, Salem Chouaib, Samir Khleif

15:15 - 16:15

Closing Remarks


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