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Recent advances in immunotherapy for cancer have led to the licensing of new biotherapeutics for prostate cancer and melanoma. However, there is a general recognition that immunotherapy alone will not be sufficient to deliver benefit to all patients.

New combinations of immunotherapy and drug treatments have led slowly to the concept that some commonly used drugs may synergize with immunotherapy. There is increasing in vitro and in vivo evidence to support the emerging concept of chemotherapy/immunotherapy combinations for cancer.

The Cancer Vaccine Institute’s 1st International Symposium on Immunotherapy will be held at The Royal Society in London on Friday 11 – Saturday 12 October 2013, with an ice-breaker drinks reception on the evening of Thursday 10th October 2013.

This important two day symposium will unite 300 clinicians and researchers to explore key areas of research into synergism between immunotherapy and standard treatments in oncology and will offer an unparalleled opportunity for the international research and clinical community to come together and explore the opportunities and challenges that exist today in immunotherapy.

Key themes of the symposium:

Key speakers

Dr James Gulley
Dr James Gulley

Senior Investigator, National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Dr Norbert Hilf
Dr Norbert Hilf

Director Translational Development, Immatics Biotechnologies GmbH, Tuebingen, Germany

Dr Daniel William Fowler
Dr Daniel William Fowler

Post Doctoral Research Assistant, St. George's University of London

Dr Oliver Kepp
Dr Oliver Kepp

Research Scientist, INSERM U848

Dr James W. Hodge PhD., MBA
Dr James W. Hodge PhD., MBA

Investigator, Head, Recombinant Vaccine Group, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology, NCI

Mr Andrew Gravett
Mr Andrew Gravett

Research Assistant, St George's University of London

Prof Brendon Coventry
Prof Brendon Coventry

University of Adelaide

Prof Zvi Fridlender
Prof Zvi Fridlender

Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center

Dr Tanja de Gruijl
Dr Tanja de Gruijl

Associate Professor, VU University Medical Center

Dr Richard Koya
Dr Richard Koya

Assistant Professor, Division of Surgery Oncology, University of California, LA

Prof I. Jolanda M. de Vries
Prof I. Jolanda M. de Vries

Professor, Dept of Tumor Immunology, Radboud University Nijmegen

Prof Dmitry Gabrilovich
Prof Dmitry Gabrilovich

Program Leader, Translational Tumor Immunology, Wistar Institute, Philadelphia

Andrew Godkin
Andrew Godkin

Cardiff University

Dr Pierpaolo Correale
Dr Pierpaolo Correale

Sienna University School of Medicine

Prof Elizabeth Jaffee
Prof Elizabeth Jaffee

Professor of Oncology, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

Prof. Dr. med Eckhart Kaempgen
Prof. Dr. med Eckhart Kaempgen

Partner, Dermatologikum Berlin

Dr Kunle Odunsi
Dr Kunle Odunsi

Professor, Chair, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Dr Androulla Elia
Dr Androulla Elia

Senior Research Fellow, St George's University of London

Prof Patrick Hwu
Prof Patrick Hwu

Anderson Cancer Centre

Prof Angus Dalgleish
Prof Angus Dalgleish

Principal, Cancer Vaccine Institute

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