UKIBCS – The UK Interdisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium

Symposium Mammographicum is very pleased to be a partner to the forthcoming two day conference, due to take place on Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th January 2022. It will be held on-line and registration is now open for which is no charge to attend.

The conference programme and speakers’ details are listed on the UKIBCS website

Speakers from the UK, from elsewhere in Europe and from the USA will present a varied range of topics, including:

Fabrice André, Head of Research and Professor, Department of Medical Oncology, Institut Gustave Roussy Villejuif, France: Should we be offering next generation sequencing for routine clinical use?
Seth Coffelt, Senior Research Fellow, University of Glasgow: The role of gamma delta T cells in breast cancer development/metastasis
Amit Goyal, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Royal Derby Hospital: Risk adapted axillary surgery including TAD and its practical aspects
Iain MacPherson, Medical Oncologist, Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre: Risk-adapted anti-HER2 treatment
Jane Murphy, Senior Clinical Nurse Specialist, Breast Cancer Now: Breast Cancer Now’s helpline
Nisha Sharma, Lead Clinician Radiology, Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust: Minimally invasive techniques for therapeutic treatment of cancers
Alastair Thompson, Olga Keith Wiess Chair of Surgery, Section Chief, Breast Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas: What’s new in DCIS: A grand challenge

The UKIBCS is a multidisciplinary meeting and all delegates with an active interest in breast cancer research and treatment are welcome.