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KCA Brain Cancer Symposium



Australian National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney

Kids Cancer Alliance (KCA) warmly invites you to our Brain Cancer Symposium.
This full-day symposium will feature the latest developments in pre-clinical and clinical research.


Frank Winkler, Professor of Experimental Neuro-oncology, Department of Neuro-oncology, University of Heidelberg, and the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany.
• "Gliomas as Malignant Organs: New Insights into Brain Tumor Progression and Therapy Resistance".

Mark Kieran, Director, Pediatric Medical Neuro-Oncology, Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, USA.
• “Biology Driven Treatment and Re-Classification of Gliomas in the Era of Precision Medicine”

Plus local and interstate experts.

Topics to be addressed: A comprehensive clinical overview, preclinical therapies, genomics and novel genes, translational and personalised medicine, neuro-oncology, neuropsychology, education & social outcomes. And we will dare to finally answer the question – do mobile phones cause brain tumours?

Anyone interested in registering simply needs to email me their name, institution and email address. Don’t leave it too late because we expect to run out of seats before too long.

Michael Evtushenko email [email protected]
Research Program Manager
Kids Cancer Alliance (KCA)