NVRO/NVRB scientific meeting

The meeting will be at Friday, March 9 2018. Location: De Driehoek, Willemsplantsoen 1c, 3511 LA Utrecht. Theme: Immunotherapy & Radiotherapy.

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NVRO-NVRB Scientific Meeting 2018.

Programme

Time Topic
09.30 – 10.00 Coffee and Tea
10.00 – 10.05 Opening
10.05 – 10.45 From local tumor ablation towards systemic immune control
Gosse Adema, RadboudUMC, Nijmegen
10.50 – 11.10 Interferon-stimulated genes are involved in cross-resistance to radiotherapy in tamoxifen-resistant breast cancer
Annemarie Post, RadboudUMC, Nijmegen
11.15 – 11.35 ImmunoSABR – Combination of immunotherapy and stereotactic
ablative radiotherapy

Philippe Lambin, Maastricht University
11.40 – 12.00 Immunotherapy in lung cancer
Harry Groen, UMC Groningen
12.05 – 12.25 Non-invasive imaging of programmed death ligand 1 in cancer
Sandra Heskamp, RadboudUMC, Nijmegen
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 13.50 How to achieve systemic anti-tumor immune responses upon radiotherapy
Inge Verbrugge, NKI Amsterdam
13.55 – 14.15 Anti-PD1 and prostate carcinoma with RT as possible adjuvant therapy
Niven Mehra, RadboudUMC, Nijmegen
14.20 – 14.50 Abstracts

  • Early tissue effects of SBRT for Spinal Metastases.
    Jasper Steverink, UMC Utrecht
  • The TRENDY multi-center randomized trial on hepatocellular carcinoma – Trial QA including automated treatment planning and benchmark-case results.
    Steven Habraken, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam
  • MRI-guided focal salvage high-dose-rate brachytherapy for recurrent prostate cancer after primary radiotherapy.
    Max Peters, UMC Utrecht
14.50 – 15.10 Presentation by Elekta
15.10 – 15.30 Tea Break
15.30 – 17:00 Huishoudelijke vergadering NVRO