Immune therapies and cancer

Date: Monday, 25/03/2019
Time: 1.30pm–3.00pm

Location:  Seminar Rooms 5 A and 5 B, Level 5, Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre, 145 Studley Road, Heidelberg

Immunotherapy is a treatment that uses certain parts of a person's immune system to fight cancer. Immunotherapies are thought to work by slowing the growth and spread of cancer cells, and by helping the immune system destroy existing cancer cells.

Professor Jonathan Cebon, Medical Director and Head of Cancer Immunobiology Laboratory, Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute. He will talk about the links between the immune system and cancer, immunotherapy and the development of new treatments that target cancer cells.

Counterpart is partnering with Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre to host this session.

Last Updated: 14 January, 2019 11:23 am