Eradicate Cancer 2018March 15 - 17, 2018 Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Turning Fear into hope: the power of anti-cancer immunotherapy to restore a healthy lifestyle

The Eradicate Cancer 2018 conference is excited to partner with the Melbourne Immunotherapy Network (MIN) to bring you an insightful public forum on the advances in immunotherapy research and treatment to fight cancers of all types.

With presentations from both local and international experts and a special Q&A between cancer survivor and AFL star, Jarryd Roughead and his doctor, Grant McArthur, this is guaranteed to be an insightful evening for all. 

 

*Please note limited tickets are available. Register ASAP to ensure you don’t miss out! 

Date: Thursday 15 March 2018

Time: 5.00pm – 6.30pm

Location: Clarendon Auditorium, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre – 2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf, VIC 3006

Forum Agenda:

TIME

SPEAKER

5.00pm

Welcome
Emeritus Professor Alan Trounson, Cartherics Pty Ltd and the Hudson Institute for Medical Research

Challenging The Master Disease

Chairperson: Professor Richard Boyd, (Eradicate Cancer Conference Chair) Cartherics Pty Ltd

5.15pm

The Foundations of Cancer  Immunotherapy
Nobel Laureate Professor Peter Doherty

5.30pm

Unblocking Immune Inhibitors – boosting responses to cancer and HIV
Professor Sharon Lewin, Doherty Institute for Medical Research

5.40pm

Are T cell immunotherapies going to revolutionise the battle to eradicate cancer?
Dr Cassian Yee, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre (New York)

Fireside Chat & Panel Discussion

Moderator: Professor Grant McArthur, Peter MacCallum Cancer Center

5.50pm

The holistic value of success - Jarryd Roughead, a great survival story
AFL star, Jarryd Roughead and his doctor, Grant McArthur

6.10pm

Panel
Featuring Miles Prince, Sharon Lewin, Cassian Yee, Alan Trounson, Rebecca Delconte and Jarryd Roughhead

6.30pm

Conclusion

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