Thursday, 15th March Eradicate Cancer 2018

7:00AM - 7:45PM
8:00AM - 8:10AM
Chair: Alan Trounson
9:40AM - 10:00AM
11:50AM - 12:50PM

12:15-12:30

GE HEALTHCARE - Aaron Dulgar-Tulloch, Director of the GE BridGE facility at the CCRM in Toronto Smart, Closed & Connected Solutions for Cell Therapy Manufacturing

 

Lunch and Learn Session:

Thursday 15th and Friday 16th March

Time: 12.30-12.40pm

Where: Booth #2

ATCC "Lunch and Learn session "

Topic: How should you pick and choose cell lines for your cancer research.

More info? https://lifescience.invitro.com.au/l/eradicate-cancer/

3:00PM - 3:20PM
5:15PM - 6:45PM
Chair: Grant McArthur
Co-Chair: Alan Trounson

Co-presented by the Eradicate Cancer with Immunotherapy  Conferenceand the Melbourne Immunotherapy Network (MiN)
Convenor - Grant McArthur, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Co-convenor  - Alan Trounson Cartherics and the Hudson Institute for Medical Research

 

17:00  

Welcome
Emeritus Professor Alan Trounson, Cartherics Pty Ltd and Hudson Institute for Medical Research & Representative of Minister for Health, Victorian Government, MP Frank McGuire

17:15   The Foundations of Cancer Immunotherapy
Nobel Laureate Professor Peter Doherty
17:30   Unblocking immune inhibitors – boosting responses to cancer and HIV
Professor Sharon Lewin, Doherty Institute for Medical Research
17:40   Are T cell immunotherapies going to revolutionise the battle to eradicate cancer?
Dr Cassian Yee, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre (New York)
17:50   The holistic value of success - Jarryd Roughead, a great survival story
AFL star, Jarryd Roughead and his doctor, Grant McArthur
18:10   Panel
Featuring Grant McArthur. Rebecca Delconte (Moderators) Miles Prince, Sharon Lewin , Cassian Tee, Alan Trounson, Helen Heslop

6:45PM - 8:00PM