North West Cancer Research Centre Scientific Symposium 2017

On Friday 28th April 2017, the NWCR Centre@UoL welcomed over 200 academic staff, research staff and postgraduate research student to the Annual Scientific Symposium, at the Victoria Gallery and Museum, University of Liverpool.

The Centre celebrated its 3rd year at the event, and the generous support received since it was opened in April 2014 by North West Cancer Research Charity and the University of Liverpool.

During this time, the NWCR Centre@UoL, with its partners in Bangor and Lancaster, has created a Youth Academy of 8 PhD students, supported 16 projects through pump-priming funds, given out 20 travel and registration awards, and had 25 outreach activities, in addition to 80 weekly seminars.

This year’s Annual Scientific Symposium covered a range of basic and translational research, providing an overview of what is being conducted by its Principal Investigators and their teams. The event also welcomed three external Keynote speakers from Southampton, Glasgow and Dundee, enabling further collaborations across the country.

View the programme for the NWCR-UoL Scientific Symposium 2017