The London Pancreas Workshop
11th September 2020 - Online
9.30am - 5.00pm (BST)
A forum for state-of-the-art clinical and basic research in pancreatic cancer
The London Pancreas Workshop was launched in 2006 and convenes every two years.
A wide range of topics relating to pancreatic cancer's clinical and scientific problems are discussed and progress updates presented.
We attract delegates from the UK and abroad comprising: clinicians (surgeons, gastroenterologists, radiologists, pathologists, oncologists amongst others), scientists, pharmaceutical company reps and pancreatic cancer charity representatives.
This event is taking place online.
Recordings of the presentations will be made available on 10th September to those who have registered. Live Q&A sessions, break out rooms and poster presentations will take place on 11th September via Zoom.
Registration for this event is free and closes on 1st September 2020.
09:30 - 10:45: Diagnostics for pancreatic cancer
Chairs: Prof Nick Lemoine & Prof Claude Chelala, London
|09:30 - 09:45||ADEPTS & EDRA||Stephen Pereira, UCL, London|
|09:45 - 10:00||UK- EDI: Detecting pancreatic cancer with DM||Eithne Costello-Goldring, Liverpool|
|10:00 - 10:15||UroPanc||Tatjana Crnogorac-Jurcevic, QMUL, London|
|10:15 - 10:30||Co-morbidities and pancreatic cancer||Dayem Ullah, QMUL, London|
|10:30 - 10:45||Q&A|
11:15 - 12:30: Clinical trials
Chairs: Prof Juan Valle, Manchester and Dr Pippa Corrie, Cambridge
|11:15 - 11:30||Precision-Panc||David Chang, Glasgow|
|11:30 - 11:45||PancO||Paul Ross, GSTT, London|
|11:45 - 12:00||Clinical trials in the USA and Canada||Fieke Froeling, CSHL, USA|
|12:00 - 12:15||STARPAC||Hemant Kocher, London|
|12:15 - 12:30||Q&A|
14:00 - 15:00: Targeting pancreatic cancer: preclinical work
Chair: Prof Richard Grose, London
|14:00 - 14:15||MicroRNA-mRNA interactions controlled by TGF-beta||Leandro Castellano, Brighton|
|14:15 - 14:30||TBC||Alan Serrels, Edinburgh|
|14:30 - 14:45||TBC||Kevin Ryan, Glasgow|
|14:45 - 15:00||Q&A|
15:30 - 16:30: Paget Lecture
Chair: Prof Hemant Kocher, London
|15:30 - 15:45||Introduction||Hemant Kocher, London|
|15:45 - 16:30||Paget Lecture||Prof Mariano Barbacid, CNIO, Spain|
Highlights for Abstracts
Abstracts will be published in Pancreatology
Top 5 abstracts will be selected for presentation at the London Pancreas Workshop 2020
Research bursaries of up to £100 will be awarded for the top 5 abstracts
Notification by 1st September for top 5 awardees
Deadline of abstract submission: 20th August at 17:00
(please note, you do not have to submit an abstract to attend the event)