Compact particle accelerators are now fighting cancer. How does this affect the future of research?
Newcastle is internationally renowned for excellence in the field of cancer research, a reputation set to be furthered by new and exciting technology. Join world-leading researchers as they share the science behind cancer research at Newcastle.
14.35 Talk: Welcome and Introduction
Participants: Steve Homans
14.40 Talk: Cancer research at Newcastle
Participants: Herbie Newell
14.55 Talk: Drug discovery
Participants: Stephanie Myers
15.10 Talk: PET radiochemistry for cancer imaging
Participants: Michael Carroll, Stephen Hobson
15.25 Talk: Cancer imaging at Newcastle
Participants: Ross Maxwell
15.40 Talk: Clinical Trials at the Sir Bobby Robson Cancer Trials Research Centre
Participants: Ruth Plummer
15.55 Questions and Answers: The future of cancer research
Audience members will have the chance to ask speakers questions on all fields of cancer research.
Participants: Herbie Newell, Michael Carroll, Ross Maxwell, Ruth Plummer, Stephanie Myers, Stephen Hobson
Organised by: Newcastle University, Royal Society of Chemistry, Chemistry Section, British Science Association, The Sir Bobby Robson Foundation, Cancer Research UK