PROCCA seminar series

Virtual meeting with Head and Neck 5000 UK project

April 26 2021

 

PROCCA seminar series – meeting with Head and Neck 5000 UK project

The PROCCA life science environment at UiO/OUS will together with representatives of the Head and Neck 5000 project at the University of Bristol, UK, hold a joint Zoom meeting on head and neck cancer on Monday April 26 (Please note CET time below). The aim is to share new knowledge and discuss the potential for future collaborations. The meeting is open for relevant researchers with interests in radiotherapy, cancer biology and radiobiology, oncology, and psychology. A link to the Zoom meeting will be provided upon request.

 

Time GMT

Time

CET

Title

Presenter

Affiliation

9:00

10:00

Welcome

Eirik Malinen

Dep. of Physics,

University of Oslo (UiO)

9:05-9:25

10:05

Head and Neck 5000 – description of a prospective clinical cohort study and summary of key findings

Andy Ness

NIHR Biomedical Research Centre

9:25-9:45

10:25

Genome wide association study of radiotoxicity in head and neck cancer patients

Tom Dudding

Bristol Dental School

9:45-10:05

10:45

Using genetic epidemiology to inform in vitro studies in head and neck cancer

Mark Gormley

Bristol Dental School

10:05-10:25

11:05

Using linkage data to describe radiotherapy treatment patterns

 

Steve Thomas

Bristol Dental School

 

10:25-10:45

11:25

Appearance-related distress amongst head and neck cancer patients during the first year post-diagnosis

Diana Harcourt

Centre for Appearance Research (CAR), University of the West of England, Bristol.

 

Break 15 min.

                                      

11:00-11:15

12:00

Protons contra cancer (PROCCA)

Presentation

Eirik Malinen

 

11:15-11:30

12:15

Preclinical study of radiation-induced normal tissue effects in H&N region

Olga Zlygosteva and

Inga Juvkam Solgård

Dep. of Physics, UiO

Dep. of Oral Biology, UiO

11:30-11:40

12:30

Head and neck cancer - late effects and biomarkers

 

Tien Maria Huynh

Dep. of Clinical Medicine, UiO

11:40-11.50

12:40

Body image concerns in H&N survivors. Role of socio-demographic and clinical factors

Anna Ivanova

Dep. of Psychology, UiO

11:50-12:30

12:50-13:30

Discussion

 

 

 

 
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