PROSENSE Conference on Prostate Cancer

When:
12th September 2016 @ 9:00 am – 13th September 2016 @ 5:00 pm
2016-09-12T09:00:00+01:00
2016-09-13T17:00:00+01:00
Where:
University of Bath
Claverton Down, Bath
BA2 7AY
Contact:
Dr Pedro Estrela, Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering
+44 (0)1225 386324

Bringing together academics, clinicians and industry colleagues, this two-day event will highlight recent advances in the field of biosensor development to improve prostate cancer diagnosis.

The underlying theme is end-user engagement: understanding clinical needs, patient needs, and the commercial viability of devices.

This event is the final showcase of the Marie Curie Initial Training Network PROSENSE.

The event will cover a wide range of topics including:

  • Prostate cancer biomarkers
  • Probe characterisation
  • Sensor technologies
  • System integration and validation

 

Confirmed keynote speakers:

Professor Noel Clarke, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Professor Dolores Cahill, University College Dublin

 

Target audience

European and International academics working on different disciplines associated with prostate cancer diagnosis; SMEs and industry colleagues on clinical diagnosis; clinicians (urology and oncology); patient groups.