Scientific programme Thursday 2 November 2017 

  • Thursday 02 November 2017
  • 12:00
    Registration
  • Session 1 General Topics (Click here to see the full session)

    Chair: Jan B. Vermorken (BE)
    • 13:00
      Welcome
    • 13:30
      The role of vaccination in head and neck cancer prevention

      Hans Berkhof (NL)
    • 13:50
      Cellular and molecular pathology in head and neck cancer

      Phil Sloan (UK)
    • 14:10
      Oncogenomics/proteomics of head and neck cancers

      Ruud Brakenhoff (NL)
    • 14:30
      Targeted next-generation sequencing in head and neck cancer

      Inge Tinhofer (DE)
    • 14:50
      The role of functional imaging in head and neck cancer

      Vincent Vandecaveye (BE)
    • 15:10
      Homologous recombination function as predictor of treatment response

      Kevin Harrington (UK)
  • 15:30
    Coffee break
  • 16:00
    Proffered paper session
  • 17:00
    Clinical cases: Panel discussion chaired by Jean-Pascal Machiels

    Panel: René Leemans, Volker Budach, Jan Vermorken, Joel Guigay, Olivier Dassonville, Karen Benezery
  • 18:00
    Welcome reception