Official Launch of the UCD Centre in Translational Oncology (UCTO), University College Dublin O'Brien Centre for Science, Friday, 21. September 2018



Fri 21st Sept 2018
O’Brien Centre UCD 12:00 - 12:10
Official Opening UCD Centre in Translational Oncology

Professor Orla Feely, Vice President for Research and Innovation UCD Research 
Prof Risteárd Ó Laoide, Exec. Director IEHG Cancer CAD., Joint Clinical Director IEHG. Clinical Professor UCD 
Professor Cecily Kelleher, College Principal CHAS (TBC)
Professor Michael Keane, Head of School/Dean of Medicine UCD (TBC)

12:10 - 12:15
Welcome Address by Assoc. Professor Amanda McCann, UCTO Director
12:15 - 12:50
Public Lectures -“My Genome”

Margaret Grayson MBE, Chair NI Cancer Research Consumer Forum
Prof Michaela Higgins, UCD Clinical Professor, Consultant Medical Oncologist, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital

12:50 - 13:15
Q and A Panel

Patient (TBC)
Dr Brendan Doyle, Consultant Histopathologist/Renal Pathologist, Beaumont Hospital
Prof Michaela Higgins,  UCD Clinical Professor, Consultant Medical Oncologist, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
Cancer Nurse Practitioner (TBC) 

13:15 - 14:00 Light Lunch Venue Zone 2 O’Brien Centre UCD  14:00 - 15:30
UCD /IEHG Translational Oncology Research Showcase

1 hour 40 minutes in Total
Mix of 3 Minute Young Investigator Pitches
7 minute PI pitches TBC   

15:30 - 16:00
Tea /Coffee Venue Zone 2 O’Brien Centre UCD  
16:00 - 16:15
NGS Concepts and Platforms
Dr Elaine Kenny, Trinity Genome Sequencing Laboratory   
16:30 - 16:45
Tumour Volume/ DNA integrity
Prof Aurelie Fabre, Consultant Histopathologist at St Vincent's University Hospital and UCD Clinical Professor
16:30 - 16:45
Liquid Biopsies, Circulating Tumour cells and Circulating Tumour DNA
Speaker to be confirmed
16:45 - 17:00
Expanded Panels; The Relevance for Clinical Trials
Dr Brendan Doyle, Consultant Histopathologist/Renal Pathologist, Beaumont Hospital
17:00 - 17:20
Risk Stratification and Molecular Treatment Response in Childhood Leukaemia
Prof Owen Patrick Smith, CBE MA, MB, BA Mod.(Biochem), FRCPCH, FFPRCPI, FRCP (Ire., Edin., Lon., Glasg.), FRCPath , FFpathRCPI,, DHMSA, Hon. FTCD. Professor of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine, University College Dublin Consultant Paediatric Haematologist, Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin Chief Academic Lead to the Children’s Hospital Group Hon. Regius Professor of Physic [1637], Trinity College Dublin 
17:20 - 18:00
Fireside Open Discussion
18:00 - 19:00
Keynote Address:- Clinical Genomic Profiling to Guide Patient Selection for Targeted and Immune Therapies
Marc Ladanyi, M.D.  Attending Pathologist and Chief, Molecular Diagnostics Service Member
Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program
The William Ruane Chair in Molecular Oncology Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre
19:00 - 20:00
Reception Venue: Zone 2 UCD O'Brien Centre for Science
 
Sat 22nd Sept 2018
Genomics Workshop for Healthcare Professionals
Clinical Utility of Technologies
 Venue Moore Auditorium, UCD O’Brien Centre for Science 8:30 - 9:00Tea/Coffee Venue: Zone 2, UCD O'Brien Centre for Science9:00 - 11:00
Molecular MDT Session
Moderator: Prof Donal Brennan, UCD Professor of Gynae-Oncology
 
Participants

Prof Owen Smith, Paediatric Haematologist
Prof Des Winter, Gastroenterologist
Prof Ray McDermott, Oncologist
Prof Cathy Kelly, Oncologist
Prof Kieran Sheahan, Pathologist
Prof Aurelie Fabre, Histopathologist
Dr Agnieszka Blum, Haematologist
Dr Despina Bazou, Haematologist
Prof Peter O’Gorman, Haematologist
Dr Jennifer Gilmore, Radiation Oncologist

11:00 - 11:30  Tea/Coffee Venue: Zone 2, UCD O'Brien Centre for Science11:30 - 13:00
Workshop 1 - Moderator TBC:- Based on MDTS earlier in the morning   
Topics:-Tumour Volume, Tumour Biopsies, Sufficiency of Material
Venue: Interactive HUB O’Brien Centre 
13:00 - 13:45Lunch Venue: Zone 2, UCD O'Brien Centre for Science 13:45 - 15:30
Workshop 2 - Moderator TBC:- Based on MDTS earlier in the morning   
Topics:-Clinical Utility of the Technologies used in the Morning MDT  
Venue: Interactive HUB O’Brien Centre
15:30
Close of Proceedings

Friday, 21. September 2018, University College Dublin O'Brien Centre for Science, Official Launch of the UCD Centre in Translational Oncology (UCTO)

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