Prof Martin van den Bent will speak to patients and carers in Brisbane


Thursday 22 October from 12 noon to 3pm.

The venue is the Cancer Council QLD offices. 553 Gregory Terrace  Fortitude Valley QLD 4006

At noon BTAA and the Cancer Council Queensland will host a lunch presentation by Prof Martin van den Bent, from the Netherlands. Read more about this distinguised international spaker here. The Professor is a keynote speaker at the Cooperative Trials Group for Neuro-oncology (COGNO) Annual Scientific Meeting (see the COGNO program here.) 

The lunch will be followed by a forum organised by the Cancer Council Queensland for patients, carers, other supporters. The program is currently being finalised but will be of interest to patients, carers and other supporters.

The 3rd National BTAA Summit for patient advocates will be held in the morning (by invitation) from 9:30am - 12 noon. Read the report from the 2014 Summit on the front page of the last newsletter available here.

The Professor's visit to Australia, including his participation in COGNO's ASM, is being funded by the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation, (CBCF) who are also supporting the COGNO ASM. We thank the CBCF for their ongoing support.