Join the 2020 NCRI Cancer Conference Scientific Committee

Are you actively working in cancer research? Could you help us produce an innovative and exciting programme for our next NCRI Cancer Conference?

Find out more about the Scientific Committee’s roles and responsibilities, eligibility and how/when to apply here.

When to apply

Applications for the 2020 Scientific Committee will be accepted between Monday 1 July and Sunday 4 August 2019.

After the deadline, applications will be reviewed and positions will be allocated as soon as possible before the 2020 Conference. Successful applicants will be expected to attend the 2019 Conference in Glasgow on 3-5 November and dates of future committee meetings will be shared in due course.

About the scientific committee

The Scientific Committee is split into five sub-committees who are responsible for content under one of the following streams:
• Cancer discovery / underpinning research
• Prevention
• Early detection, diagnosis and prognosis
• Treatment
• Living with and beyond cancer

How to apply

To apply you will need to complete and submit a short application form online. A link to the application form will be available on this page from Monday 1 July 2019.

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