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Spotlight on Immunotherapy Conference 2017

Spotlight on Immunotherapy Conference 2017
  • date05 Sep 2017
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  • Time2pm-6pm
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Fieldfisher are hosting a late summer conference on the developments in immunotherapy treatment for mesothelioma. The event will feature talks from Dr Peter Szlosarek and Professor Angus Dalgleish, both preeminent experts in the field of immunotherapy.

This event is being supported by Mesothelioma UK, and Fieldfisher will be making a donation to this fantastic charity on behalf of each attendee at the conference.

The conference is being held at Fieldfisher's London offices on Tuesday 5th September 2017 from 2:00pm until 6:00pm. Afterwards, we will be serving drinks and canapés on our roof terrace, overlooking the River Thames.

If you would like to attend this event, then you can RSVP by clicking on the blue register button above. Please note that this event is free to attend.

Conference Programme

Frontline immunotherapy in mesothelioma - update and trials

Dr Peter Szlosarek - Clinical Senior Lecturer at the Barts Cancer Institute (BCI), and Consultant in Medical Oncology at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London and Professor Angus Dalgleish - Professor of Oncology at St. George’s University of London
Dr Szlosarek and Professor Dalgleish will provide an overview of their research into immunotherapy treatment and shall provide an update on their findings and upcoming trials.

Immunotherapy at home

Joanne De Caestecker - Private Patient Services Manager, Healthcare at Home
An insight into the services Healthcare at Home provide to mesothelioma patients. Immunotherapy at home provides patients with the convenience of having this treatment in the comfort of their own homes.

Update from Mesothelioma UK

Anne Moylan - Mesothelioma Clinical Nurse Specialist
An update regarding the work the charity have been doing in the past year.

Immunotherapy treatment - a patient perspective

How can we help?

Peter Williams - Head of Asbestos Claims, Fieldfisher
Using the legal claims process to recover the cost of treatment.