Friday 9th September 2016 at Lecture Theatre, Education & Research Centre, St Vincent's University Hospital

Add to calendar

Centre for Colorectal Disease Research Symposium

Centre for Colorectal Disease SVUH -535 x 185

The 23rd International Meeting of the Centre for Colorectal Disease at St Vincent's University Hosptial has 'Innovation in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Colorectal Neoplasia' as its theme.  The research symposium is an integral part of the meeting and comprises a number of short talks, showcasing excellent, cutting edge research.



Welcome and Overview   Dr Elizabeth Ryan

11.00 – 11.15

Next generation sequencing of colorectal cancer patient tumours

Dr. Simon Furney, UCD

11.15 – 11.25

The Implications Of Histopathologic and Molecular Features On Clinical Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer with Microsatellite Instability

Dr. Éanna Ryan, UCD

11.25 – 11.40

Inflammatory caspase expression during Colorectal Neoplasia

Dr. Emma Creagh, TCD

11.40 – 11.50

HLA-DR as a favourable prognostic marker in upper and lower GI cancer

Dr. Margaret Dunne, TCD

11.50 – 12.00

New approaches to the management of rectal cancer patients

Dr. Ben Creavin, UCD

12.00 – 12.10

Myeloid cell interaction with tumour microenvironment in colorectal cancer

Dr. Louise Elliott, UCD

12.10 – 12.25

Personalised colorectal prognosis in a digital world

Dr. Peter Caie, St. Andrew’s


Questions & Answers


For further information & registration please contact Gerri Shesgreen,

Please note that this event is not organised by the UCD School of Medicine. Details are posted here to help publicise the event. The School does not accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or changes to the event which may occur. Please liaise directly with the event organisers.