ESMO Congress i Munich 19-23 Oct 2018Therese Sørlie interviewed for Dagens Medisin about current trends in cancer research

Therese Sørlie (photo: Anne Hafstad, Dagens Medisin)

ESMO - the European Society for Medical Oncology - is a leading European professional organisation for medical oncology, comprising over 19,000 oncology professionals from over 150 countries.

Held under the tagline “Securing access to optimal cancer care”, the ESMO 2018 Congress takes place on 19 to 23 October in Munich, Germany.

Therese Sørlie - head of the Department of Molecular Genetics and leader of the Breast tumor initiation and progression group - is in the programme committe for basic research at ESMO, and she will chair several discussions during the conference. Sørlie has been interviewed about current trends that will be covered by the meeting for popular Norwegian health newpaper "Dagens Medisin", and she presents her views in an article entitled "Towards less cancer treatment".

Guro E. Lind new leader of The Norwegian Association of Researchers (Forskerforbundet)

Guro E. Lind

Professor Guro Elisabeth Lind, head of the Epigentics research group at the Department of Molecular Oncology, has been elected as new leader in "Forskerforbundet" - The Norwegian Association of Researchers, taking over January 1st 2019.

Lind is a former head of "Akademiet for yngre forskere" (The Young Academy of Norway) and has also been a local representative for Forskerforbundet. She will be the first female leader since the 80's, and replaces Petter Aaslestad, who has been in charge of the Research Association for the last six years (two periods).

"I was very much in doubt, first and foremost because I am an active researcher with a research group and exciting projects. But I am also actively engaged in research policy and could not say no to this exciting challenge", Lind says to Khrono.

Oct 2018Sep 2018Aug 2018Jul 2018Jun 2018May 2018Apr 2018Mar 2018Feb 2018Jan 2018Dec 2017Nov 2017Oct 2017Sep 2017Aug 2017Jun 2017May 2017Apr 2017Mar 2017Feb 2017Jan 2017Dec 2016Nov 2016Oct 2016Sep 2016Aug 2016Jun 2016May 2016Apr 2016Mar 2016Feb 2016Jan 2016Dec 2015Oct 2015Sep 2015Aug 2015Jul 2015Jun 2015May 2015Apr 2015Mar 2015Feb 2015Jan 2015Dec 2014Nov 2014Oct 2014Sep 2014Aug 2014Jul 2014Jun 2014May 2014Apr 2014Mar 2014Feb 2014Jan 2014Dec 2013Nov 2013Oct 2013Sep 2013Aug 2013Jul 2013Jun 2013May 2013Apr 2013Mar 2013Feb 2013Jan 2013Dec 2012Nov 2012Oct 2012Sep 2012Aug 2012Jul 2012Jun 2012May 2012Apr 2012Mar 2012Feb 2012Jan 2012Dec 2011Nov 2011Oct 2011Sep 2011Aug 2011Jul 2011Jun 2011May 2011Apr 2011Mar 2011Feb 2011Jan 2011Dec 2010Nov 2010Oct 2010Sep 2010Aug 2010Jul 2010Jun 2010May 2010Apr 2010Mar 2010Feb 2010Jan 2010Dec 2009Nov 2009Oct 2009Sep 2009Aug 2009Jun 2009May 2009Apr 2009Mar 2009Feb 2009Jan 2009Dec 2008Nov 2008Oct 2008Sep 2008Aug 2008Jul 2008Jun 2008May 2008Apr 2008Mar 2008Feb 2008Jan 2008Dec 2007Nov 2007Oct 2007Sep 2007Aug 2007Jul 2007Jun 2007May 2007Apr 2007Mar 2007Feb 2007Jan 2007Dec 2006Nov 2006Oct 2006Sep 2006Aug 2006Jul 2006Jun 2006May 2006Apr 2006Mar 2006Feb 2006Jan 2006Dec 2005Nov 2005Oct 2005Sep 2005Aug 2005Jun 2005May 2005Apr 2005Mar 2005Feb 2005Jan 2005Dec 2004Nov 2004Oct 2004Sep 2004Aug 2004Jun 2004May 2004Apr 2004Mar 2004