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The Scheele Symposium on Targeted Cancer Treatment

Thursday, 16 November, 2017 - 08:45
Welcome to The Scheele Symposium in honor of the 2017 Scheele Award Laureate Professor Charles L. Sawyers. The symposium focuses on different aspects of his research, including insights into the molecular mechanisms that cause tumor resistance to cancer drugs which have paved the way for the development of new, effective treatments. These drugs have led to increased survival for many patients. Take this opportunity to listen to internationally well-known speakers that are top of the line in the field of target directed cancer treatment.

The Scheele Symposium will feature: 

  • Targeted cancer therapy - an overview. Lecturer to be announced.
  • Treating lung cancer with novel molecularly targeted agents – a case study. Mireille Cantarini, AstraZeneca R&D, Macclesfield, UK
  • Future treatments of metastatic prostate cancer. What´s next? Lecturer to be announced
When: November 16 2017, from 08:45
Where: Svenska Läkaresällskapet, Klara Östra kyrkogata 10, Stockholm