There are currently very limited opportunities for interactions among young researchers in prostate cancer, as there are few national meetings and none specifically targeted at early stage researchers.

Become a member of the Young Prostate Researchers forum and interact with other scientists working on basic, translational and clinical aspects of prostate cancer.

Androgens 2010 in Leuven registration now open here

The Young Prostate Researchers Symposium will be held on November 12th 2010 - registration now open here

Draft Programme

10-1030 Coffee and registration

Welcome by Hayley Whitaker

1030-1100 “Learning lessons from Estrogen Receptor transcription in breast cancer”
Jason Carroll. Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute, Cambridge.

1100-1130 “The greasy road to metastasis”
Mick Brown. Paterson Institute, Manchester.

1130-1200 Selected short talks from abstracts

1200-1230 “The Divine Comedy of Prostate Cancer: hell, paradise and purgatory”
Dan Berney. Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry

1230-1400 Lunch and poster session

1400-1430 “Metabolic changes in prostate cancer”
Ian Mills Centre for Molecular Medicine Norway, Oslo.

1430-1435 Prostate Action – Ann Rolfe
1435-1440 The Prostate Cancer Charity – Kate Holmes

1440-1510 “Mechanisms associated with the development of castrate resistant prostate cancer”
Joanne Edwards. University of Glasgow

1510-1530 Coffee

1530-1600 Selected short talks from abstracts

1600-1630 “What’s all the FUS about?”
Greg Brooke. Imperial College, London.

1630-1645 Prize giving and close of meeting

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