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4th Annual Chris O’Brien Lifehouse Research Symposium

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Chris O’Brien Lifehouse

119-143 Missenden Road

L5 Education Centre

Camperdown, NSW 2050

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Celebration of the 40-year career of Professor Martin Tattersall

Friday 2 November 2018
Education Centre, Level 5 Chris O’Brien Lifehouse
119 143 Missenden Road Camperdown NSW

This year’s Chris O’Brien Lifehouse Research Symposium will honour the 40+ years Prof Martin Tattersall’s clinical research. We have brought together speakers from across Australia who trained and worked with Prof Tattersall to talk about current research and how the Tattersall actor influenced the progress of medical oncology.

Celebration of the 40-year career of Professor Martin Tattersall

Session 1: Chair Prof Michael Boyer

10am: Opening

10.10am: Prof Geoff Lindeman “Targeting tumour cell survival – a new breast cancer treatment strategy?’

10.40: Prof John Simes “Clinical trials, informed consent and squash”

11.10: Dr Paul Stalley “Working with Martin Tattersall – an educational experience”

11.40: Mr Keith Cox “Supporting Cancer Nurse in Research”

LUNCH

Session 2: Chair Prof Lisa Horvath

1pm: Prof Roger Reddel “Immortality, and proteomics of cancer”

1.30pm: Prof Phyllis Butow “ Psycho-Oncology in Australia: Where have we come from and where are we going?”

2pm: A/Prof Philip Beale “Melphalan to Olaparib: major breakthroughs in treatment of ovarian cancer”

2.30pm: Quick fire abstracts from medical oncology trainees research

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There will be both poster and rapid-fire abstract presentations as part of the symposium encompassing research from across all cancer treatment modalities. Please submit abstracts (max 250 words) by 12 October to Sarah.CharltonLi@lh.org.au

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