Glasgow Cancer Seminar Series

All local researchers, including students, are very welcome to attend these seminars but we are unable to open them to the public. We do, however, have other events such as our open evenings which members of the public are welcome to attend.

Mar

Date Time Venue Details 
FRIDAY 8th March 12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
Michael Wakelam,
Director, Babraham Institute, Molecular Biologist, Cambridge, UK
Lipidomics analysis of colorectal cancer identifies novel potential therapeutic opportunities

 Thursday 14th March  12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Alasdair Russell,
Head, Pre-clinical Genome Editing, University of Cambridge, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Genome Editing in patient relevant model systems

Thursday 21st March

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Adrian Saurin, Division of Cancer Sciences, University of Dundee
Towards the origins of complexity in cancer and signalling

Thursday 28th March

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Graham Pavitt,
University of Manchester, UK
Control of protein synthesis in the integrated stress response

Apr

Date Time Venue Details 

Thursday 11th April

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Colin Goding,
Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of Oxford, UK
Starvation and pseudo-starvation as drivers of cancer progression

Thursday 18th April

12.00 noon 

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Ainhoa Mielgo,
Principal Investigator, Institute of Translational Medicine, University of Liverpool, UK
Exploring the tumour microenvironment to find better treatments for cancer

May

Date Time Venue Details 

Thursday 9th May

12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Miguel Martins, 
MRC - Toxicology Unit, University of Cambridge, UK
Title to be confirmed

Thursday 16th May

12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
Bart Vanhaesebroeck,
UCL Cancer Institute | Faculty of Medical Sciences, University College London, UK
PI 3-kinases: from the genes to the clinic, a long-winding road

MONDAY 20th May

12.00 noon 

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
Harald Stenmark,
Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Institute for Cancer Research, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
Title to be confirmed

 

 

 


 

Jun

Date Time Venue Details 
Thursday 20th June 12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Christoph Borner, 
Universit of Freiburg, Germany
Title to be confirmed

Thursday 27th June 12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre 

TESSA HOLYOAKE MEMORIAL LECTURE
Tony Green PhD, FRCP, FRCPath, FmedSci,
Director, Wellcome Trust/MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute Head, University of Cambridge Departent of Haematology, Cambridge Institute of Medical Research, Cambridge, UK
Title to be confirmed

 

 

 



Jul

Date Time Venue Details 

Thursday 11th July

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
Gail Risbridger,
 Monash University, Australia
Title to be confirmed

Aug

Date Time Venue Details 

Thursday 8th August

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Susan Ozanne, 
Professor of Developmental Endocrinology, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Cambridge University, UK
Title to be confirmed

Thursday 22nd August 

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

DISTINGUISHED SEMINAR
Daniela Krause,
Specialist in Laboratory and Transfusion Medicine, Georg-Speyer-Haus, Institute for Tumor Biology and Experimental Therapy, Frankfurt, Germany
Title to be confirmed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

Sep

Date Time Venue Details 
Thursday 12th September 12.00 noon The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Valerie Speirs, 
Chair in Molecular Oncology, Institute of Medical Science, University of Aberdeen, UK
Title to be confirmed

     



 

 

 




Oct

Date Time Venue Details 

Thursday 31st October

12.00 noon

The Robertson Trust Lecture Theatre 

EXTERNAL SEMINAR
Cathrin Brisken, 
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland
Title to be confirmed


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Dec

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