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HWCD IN PORTUGAL

SMARTER TECHNOLOGIES TO BEAT CANCER

The event is co organised by the International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL) in Braga.

9h00-9h30 – Registration and Coffee

Moderating the session: Paulo Freitas, Deputy Director General, INL

9h30-9h40 – Lars Montelius, Director General of INL, ETPN representative – Welcome: Smarter technologies to beat cancer – Sessão de abertura: Tecnologias inteligentes para combater o cancro

9h40-10h00 – Cristiana Fonseca, Portuguese Cancer Patients Association, Union for International Cancer Control – The role of patient associations and the involvement of patients in decision-making – Eu Sou uma associação de apoio ao doente E Eu Vou usar a tecnologia para lutar contra o cancro”

10h00-10h20 – Daniela Pereira, NBiON – Magnetoliposomes:a new approach for cancer therapy – Magnetolipossomas:uma nova abordagem para a terapia do cancro

10h20-10h40 – Jose Luis Costa, Institute for Research and Innovation in Health- i3S – Newgenomic technologies to better understand and treat cancer patients – Novas tecnologias genómicas para perceber etratar melhor o doente oncologico

10h40-11h00 – Joaquim Abreu de SousaPortuguese Institute of Oncology (IPO) – Cancerin Portugal: present and future – O cancro em Portugal: presente e futuro. 

11h00-11h15 – Final Discussion and Closure; Debate e clausura

Date & Hour

February 1st 2019

9h00 – 11h00


Address

INL – International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory

Av. Mestre José Veiga s/n

4715-330 Braga, Portugal


Contact

Lorena DiéguezStaff Researcher, Diagnostic Tool and Methods, Health Unit, Life Science Department

lorena.dieguez@inl.int


Speakers

Lars Montelius – Director General of INL, ETPN representative

Paulo Freitas – Deputy Director General of INL, moderator

Cristiana Fonseca – Coordinator, Health Education Department, Portuguese Cancer Patients Association, Member of the Directive Board of the Union for International Cancer Control

Daniela Pereira – MAG4Biomed

Jose Luis Costa – Principal Researcher, Genetic Dynamics of Cancer Cells, i3S – Ipatimup

Joaquim Abreu de Sousa – Director, Surgical Oncology Service, Portuguese Institute of Oncology – Porto