ORC day

Start Time

09 NOV, 2017
04:00 PM


Faculteit G&F, Auditorium 4, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Jette

” Annual ORC day: For internschips or PhD’s in the field of oncology”

Who can attend?

  • junior scientists
  • senior scientists
  • clinicians
  • VUB students from different faculties

Why you should?

  • State of the art topics
  • About ORC research groups
  • Networking
  • Internships

Program ORC day 2017

16u00        Introduction ORC

16u10        “Tumor-associated myeloid cells in cancer therapy”             

Prof. Jo Van Ginderachter – Myeloid Cell Immunology

16u25        “Current research topics @ labo HEIM”

Dr. Ken Maes Hematology and Immunology

16u40        “Research in Palliative Care and End-of-Life Care”

Prof. Luc Deliens – End-of-Life Care




17u10        Cancer Immunotherapy: thé LMCT experience”               

Prof. Karine Breckpot – Molecular and Cellular Therapy

17u25       Biologically modulated radiotherapy.”

Prof. Mark De Ridder – Translational Radiation Oncology, supportive care and physics

17u40        Current research at Medical and Molecular Oncology”            

                     Prof. Jacques De Grève – Medical and Molecular Oncology