Events

14th of December, 2017 TURKU CANCER RESEARCH SOCIETY’S CHRISTMAS SEMINAR

Time: Thursday, December 14 at 16.00
Place: Lambda auditorium, ICT building, Joukahaisenkatu 3-5
Topic: Colorectal cancer

PROGRAM
16.00 Welcome
PhD Thesis of the Year Award
-Break for snacks and drinks-
17.00 Annika Ålgars (Turku University Hospital)
“An oncologists perspective to CRC and a glimpse into own research data”
17.30 Diana Toivola (Åbo Akademi University)
“Colorectal cancer – Keratins in disease mechanism and disease modeling”
17.50 Elli Narvi (University of Turku)
“Response to EGFR inhibition plus oxaliplatin is determined by the sequence of administration in colorectal cancer”

Registrations by December 6th to contact-tcrs (at) lists.utu.fi

Remember to renew your membership or become a member for 2017 by paying the 10€  annual membership fee on the Society’s bank account before the seminar (FI7612093000051335,  Turun Syöpätutkijat Ry, please use your name as a refenrence).


25th of September, 2017
“Academic Cancer Drug Development: Challenges and Successes”
Congress Centre Mauno, BioCity
Tykistökatu 6, Turku
Finland

Confirmed speakers include:
Justin Bower (Beatson Institute of Cancer Research, Glasgow, UK)
Thomas Helleday (Karolinska Institute, SE)
Tim Holmström (Orion Pharma, FI)
Goutham Narla (Case Western University, OH)
Olli Pentikäinen (University of Turku, FI)
Antti Rannikko (Helsinki University Hospital, FI)
Leonardo Scapozza (University of Geneve, CH)
Marc Therrien (University of Montreal, CA)
Matthias Versele (CD3, Leuven, BE)
Klas Wiman (Karolinska Institute, SE)

Please see the seminar programme for details.

Registration for the seminar is closed.


PAST EVENTS

7.12.16 TURKU CANCER RESEARCH SOCIETY’S CHRISTMAS GATHERING
“Cancer Immunology – from basic mechanisms to therapy”

Time: Wednesday, December 7 at 16.00
Place: Keidas, Medisiina 2nd floor, Kiinamyllynkatu 10

Program:
16.00 Welcome
PhD Thesis of the Year Award
-Break for snacks and drinks-
17.00 Marko Salmi (University of Turku)
nnnn“Resurgence of immunotherapy in cancer”
17.30 Pia Vihinen (Turku University Hospital)
nnnn“Current immunotherapy of metastatic cutaneous melanoma”

Registrations by November 29th to contact-tcrs@lists.utu.fi

Sponsors: Pharmatest, Algol Diagnostics, Montisera Ltd, Lounais-Suomen patologian laboratorio


7.12.15 TURKU CANCER RESEARCH SOCIETY’S CHRISTMAS GATHERING
Join us to hear an update about the recently founded Turku Cancer Center, a presentation by the winner of the first PhD thesis of a Year -award, and to catch up over drinks and snacks!

Time: Monday, December 7 at 16.00
Place: Keidas, Medisiina 2nd floor, Kiinamyllynkatu 10
Registration by 4.12

Program
16.00 Welcome
16.15 Panu Jaakkola: Turku Cancer Center, an update
16.30 Winner of the PhD Thesis of a Year -award
Drinks & snacks

Please renew your membership or become a member for 2015 by paying the 10 € annual membership fee on the Society’s bank account (FI7612093000051335, Turun Syöpätutkijat Ry). If you are unsure about of your membership status, please contact Krista Rantanen (krisran@utu.fi).


11.11.2015
Turku Cancer Research Society & CREDE Symposium: Hormonal Cancer
Symposium venue Forum Marinum, Turku

Confirmed speakers include:
Lloyd Trotman (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory)
Katri Selander (University of Alabama, Birmingham)
Anu Moilanen (Orion-Pharma)
Tapio Visakorpi (University of Tampere)
Maija Valta (Turku University Hospital)
Robert Winqvist (Biocenter Oulu)
Tero Aittokallio (Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland, FIMM)

The registration is now open!


6.5.2015 
Foster your research – seminar

The 25th Anniversary Symposium of Turku Cancer Research Society                                       – Trends and developments in cancer research and treatment in Turku –

Speakers2University of Turku Rector Kalervo Väänänen and the speakers Prof. Emeritus Toivo Salmi, Prof. Jukka Westermarck, Prof. Klaus Elenius and Dr. Krister Wennerberg celebrating 25-year-old Turku Cancer Research Society.

audience

Party2