The Forum Agenda

Friday the 6th of March 2020

8:15am-9:00am Registration/Sponsored Breakfast Symposium (TBD)
9:00am-9:05am Welcome and Introduction: Victor Lopes, Let’s Talk About Mouth Cancer, UK
9:05am-9:10am Dignitary Welcome: TBC
9:10am-9:20am Special Guest Welcome: Prof Sir David Mason.
9:20am-9:30am Presentation of GOCF Leadership Award Awardee: To be announced at the meeting
9:30am-10:00am Keynote 1: WHO Benoit Varenne, Dental Officer, World Health Organization - TBC
10:00am-11:00am Risk Assessment in Primary Care: Who and How? Chair: Saman Warnakulasuriya (King’s College London & WHO CC, UK)
11:00am-11:30am Coffee Break/Poster Viewing
11:30am-12:30pm Risk Stratification in Secondary Care: Triage and Surveillance Chair: Ross Kerr (New York University, USA)
12:30pm-1:30pm Lunch/Poster Viewing Industry Sponsored Lecture: Immunobiology and Immunomodulators TBC
1:30pm-2.30pm Biomarkers for Prediction and Prognosis Chair: Paul Brennan (International Agency for Researchon Cancer, France) - TBC
2:30pm-3:30pm Risk Reduction of individual patient Chair: Victor Lopes (Let’s Talk About Mouth Cancer, UK)
3:30pm-5:00pm Global Café for Actionable Targets Chair: Niall McGoldrick (Let’s Talk About Mouth Cancer, UK)
7.00pm-9.00pm Reception and Social Event

Saturday the 7th of March 2020

8:15am-9.00am Breakfast Symposium
9:00am-10:00am Risk and Management of Complications of Cancer Therapy: Jatin Shah (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA)
10:00am-10.30am Keynote 2: Anil D’cruz (President-Elect, International Union Against Cancer, Switzerland)
10:30am-11.00am Coffee Break/Poster Viewing
11:00am-12:00pm Frontiers of Chemoprevention, Targeted Therapy, Immunotherapy: Silvio Gutkind (Moore’s Cancer Center, USA)
12:00pm-1:00pm Reducing Population Risk: TBC
1:00pm-2:00pm Lunch/Poster Viewing
2:00pm-4:30pm Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Precision Medicine…Building a Bridge to the Future: Open Global Forum: Miriam Rosin (British Columbia Cancer Agency, Canada)
4.30pm- 5.00pm Awards and Looking to the Future: Ross Kerr, New York University, USA

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