The Terry Fox Research Institute is pleased to announce the return of its scientific meeting in November 2022, with an expanded agenda and more attendees to welcome a new community of funded researchers as well as returning ones!
We are pleased to inform you that our Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres Network (MOHCCN) funded researchers and clinicians will also be participating at this meeting. TFRI and MOHCCN research will be featured in focused plenaries, breakouts and poster presentations. We are expecting 300 participants for this meeting!
The theme for this year’s meeting is Cancer Research: Past, Present and Future. Our Scientific Organizing Committee is in the midst of developing the scientific program for the meeting right now! Check our meeting web site (https://www.tfri.ca/9th-tfri-scientific-meeting) often for updates about the planned program and travel and accommodation details.
This meeting will be at the Vancouver Convention Centre (VCC) West Nov. 3-6 (including travel dates), commencing with registration Nov. 3 (evening) and the meeting on Friday Nov. 4 and Saturday Nov. 5. There will be a tribute to TFRI’s Founding President and Scientific Director Dr. Victor Ling at a dinner celebration on the evening of Nov. 5. TFRI will follow COVID protocols in place at the time of meeting.
TFRI organizes a Scientific Meeting (SM) as an opportunity for the whole community of Terry Fox-funded researchers to get together to share ideas and to discuss their research. The meeting is by invitation only. Our meeting this year will be a two-day session consisting of several plenaries, poster presentations and rapid-fire talks as well as breakouts. We will conclude with a celebratory dinner in recognition of Dr. Victor Ling’s contribution to TFRI over 15 years.
Registration for this event is by-invitation only.
TFRI ASM DETAILS
Vancouver Convention Centre WESR,
999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3
Web site: http://www.vancouverconventioncentre.com/
Hotel telephone: 604-689-8232; toll free(North America) 1-866-785-8232
Getting there: http://www.vancouverconventioncentre.com/visiting/getting-here
|Deadline for abstracts
|Deadline for booking hotel accommodation at conference rates
|Trainees notified of abstract status
||Sept. 30 - NEW DATE
|TFRI 9th Scientific Meeting in-person registration (on site)
|Celebration dinner for Dr. Ling
2022 ASM Scientific Organizing Committee
Dr. Jim Woodgett, Dr. André Veillette, Dr. Christopher Paige, Dr. Marco Marra, Dr. Morag Park, Dr. Jennifer Chan, Dr. Robert Rottapel, Dr. Steve Robbins, Dr. Anne-Marie Mes-Masson, Dr. Robin Urquhart, Dr. Russ Watkins, Kelly Curwin, Marina Lefilliatre