Primer on Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy

When:  Sep 20, 2018 from 08:15 to 14:00 (FR)
Presented by Gustave Roussy and SOCRATE, in collaboration with the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer

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The Primer on Immunology and Cancer Immunotherapy, Paris, France, 20/09/2018-20/09/2018 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 3 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

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Session Agenda  
The Primer on Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy will be held on September 20, 2018 and is part of the International Conference on Immunotherapy Radiotherapy Combinations from September 20 – 22, 2018.

8:15 – 8:30 a.m.

Welcome and Introduction
Alexander Eggermont, MD, PhD and Eric Duetsch, MD, PhD

Session I: Immunology from the basics to the clinic

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

Innate Immunity
Vincenzo Bronte, MD* – University of Verona

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.

Adaptive Immunity
Anna Mondino, PhD – San Raffaele Scientific Institute

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.

State of the art clinical immunology: the melanoma revolution (provisional title)
Alexander Eggermont, MD, PhD – GRCC, Villejuif

10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Coffee Break

Session II: Immunotherapy from bend to bedside

10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Calorie restriction mimetics as cancer therapy (provisional title)
Guido Kroemer, MD, PhD – CRC, Paris

11:15 – 11:45 a.m.

Autophagy and immunological cell death
Lorenzo Galluzzi, PhD* – WCM, New York

11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Immuno-score (provisional title)
JérômeGalon, PhD* – CRC, Paris

12:15 – 12:45 p.m.

Clinical immune-oncology
Aurélien Marabelle, MD, PhD – GRCC, Villejuif

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