OUH research seminar, Monday, October 9th 14:30

Individualized cancer treatment

Welcome to the next Oslo University Hospital (OUH) research seminar entitled:
Individualized cancer treatment

Time: Monday, October 9th, 2017, at 14:30 – 16:00
Place: Blue Auditorium, Rikshospitalet, Sognsvannsveien 20, Oslo

Speakers: Kjetil Taskén, Eivind Hovig, Gunhild Mælandsmo, Arnoldo Frigessi, Yngvar Fløisand


14:30 Short introduction to precision medicine approaches in cancer
Kjetil Taskén, Centre for Molecular Medicine Norway (NCMM), University of Oslo (UiO) and OUH

14:40 Cancer genome sequencing and mutational analysis
Eivind Hovig, Institute for Cancer Research, OUH and Dept of Informatics, UiO

15:00 MetAction: actionable targets in metastatic cancer. - Experiences from a precision cancer medicine clinical trial. 
Gunhild Mælandsmo, Institute for Cancer Research, OUH

15:20 PerCaThe - UiO convergence grant on Personalized Cancer Therapies - Machine learning, modelling and synergy predictions
Arnoldo Frigessi, Oslo Centre for Biostatistics and Epidemiology (OCBE), OUH and UiO

15:40 Experience from cancer drug sensitivity screening in AML
Yngvar Fløisand, Department of Haematology, OUH

15:55 Closing remarks

Meeting’s organizer and chair: Kjetil Taskén

Everybody is welcome!

On behalf of the organizing committee for OUH research seminars,

Alexandre Corthay (committee leader)