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WCMM Clinical Arena - March 13th

WCMM Clinical Arena - Challenges in pancreatic, liver, oesophageal and gastric cancer
The Wallenberg Center for Molecular Medicine (WCMM) together with the research school and network Forum Scientium invites you to the WCMM Clinical Arena. The goal is to increase the interactions between clinical and non-clinical scientists in Linköping and Norrköping. You will listen to scientists from the clinical area and to a WCMM Fellow, you will meet Forum Scientium members, the WCMM Fellows and their research groups. And you will learn more about an interesting research area presented in a general way making it interesting for persons at the medicine-engineering interface!

Wednesday 13 March 2019
between 16:25 and 17:10 with a possibility for continued discussions until 17:35 (coffee will be served)
in lecture hall Granit, level 9, Northern entrance (nr 7), Campus US

Introduction by WCMM Fellow Frank Hernandez
Clinical challenge of pancreatic cancer and the need for better diagnostic tools
presented by Bergthor Björnsson, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Senior Consultant Head of Upper GI & HPB surgery, Linköping University Hospital
Challenges in liver cancer
presented by Per Sandström, Professor, Department of Surgery, Linköping University Hospital
Challenges in oesophageal and gastric cancer
presented by David Edholm, PhD, Department of Surgery, Consultant Upper GI surgery, Linköping University Hospital

More info at:
https://liu.se/en/employee/frahe49 and https://liu.se/en/research/nat-lab

- 16:25 - 17:00 Presentation by clinicians and non-clinicians
- 17:00 - 17:10 Questions-Answers-Discussion
- 17:10 - 17:15 Refill of coffee and cakes
- 17:15 - 17:35 Continuation of Questions-Answers-Discussion

PS. We will have plenty of coffee :-)


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Senast uppdaterad: 2019-03-06