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Public Outreach Event 2020

How can we predict and prevent breast cancer now?

Public Outreach Event

Friday 23rd October 2020

To celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Manchester Breast Centre (MBC) hosted an online event to share the latest scientific developments with members of the public. This seminar is the first in a new series of MBC public engagement events, and focused on the risk factors and prevention of breast cancer.

 

Programme:

Introduction and welcome, Prof Rob Clarke

How do I examine my breasts? What happens at a breast clinic? Prof Cliona Kirwan

How do we predict the risk of breast cancer and why is it important? Prof Gareth Evans

What type of clinical approaches can be used to prevent breast cancer? Dr Sacha Howell

What are the benefits of breast feeding? Prof Charles Streuli

Q&A panel discussion, Dr Ahmet Ucar

 

 

Seminars


Date:  18 July 202400:00
Speaker:  Andrea Morandi
From:  University of Florence, Italy
Title:  Revealing Breast Cancer Vulnerabilities by Dissecting Metabolic Reprogramming
Host:  MBC Symposium
 
Date:  18 July 202400:00
Speaker:  Ernestina De Francesco
From:  "Kore" University of Enna, Italy
Title:  Targeting the connections between Insulin/IGF axis and RAGE signalling in breast cancer
Host:  MBC Symposium
 
Date:  18 July 202400:00
Speaker:  Sonia Castillo-Lluva
From:  Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
Title:  Identification of a New Gene Signature that Predicts Luminal A Tumor Recurrence
Host:  MBC Symposium
 
Date:  22 January 202500:00
Speaker:  Mark Clemons & John Hilton
From:  Canada
Title:  TBC
Host:  Sacha Howell