Abstracts - 2024

5th Annual Immuno-Oncology Symposium

Thursday May 30, 2024

Western's Great Hall, Somerville House


The Centre for Translational Cancer Research is hosting a one-day Symposium on Thursday, May 30, 2024 at Western’s Great Hall, Somerville House and is inviting trainees to submit an abstract for presentation during the event.

The Scientific Planning Committee has set aside 60 minutes of the agenda and will be inviting the trainees/post docs with the top 2 abstracts from the following 3 categories (Cancer Immunotherapy, Immunology, and Immuno-Imaging) to present their research for 10 minutes (allowing for a 2-minute question & answer period).  Abstracts not selected for oral presentations will be asked to present their research in a poster format (details to be provided at a later date).

All interested trainees/post docs are asked to submit their abstract (500 (Calibri) words or less; 1 Figure allowed) via email to Kimberly.Scott@lhsc.on.ca by Friday, Noon EST, May 2, 2024. Please specify if you would like to be considered for the Cancer Immunotherapy Session, Immunology Session, or Immuno-Imaging session.

Presenters will be notified the week of May 6 by email, at which time additional details will be provided.

The Immuno-Oncology Symposium offers a great opportunity for trainees/post docs to showcase their work to researchers and clinicians from a broad range of backgrounds here in Southwestern Ontario.

Kindly take this time to register for the event.