National Cancer Research Institute Cancer Conference

October 03, 2014

WHAT: The NCRI Cancer Conference next month is the UK's major forum for showcasing the best British and international cancer research, bringing together close to 2000 experts from across the world.

WHEN: Sunday 2 November to Wednesday 5 November, 2014.

WHERE: BT Convention Centre, Liverpool.

STORIES: The NCRI press office will issue press releases about selected presentations in the run up to, and during the Conference. These will cover a broad selection of subjects including basic science, clinical research, epidemiology, prevention and survivorship. The press releases will be distributed widely, under embargo. All journalists will receive the press releases at the same time - whether or not they are attending the Conference.

ATTENDING THE CONFERENCE: All sessions are open to journalists. Please contact the NCRI press office in advance to arrange a press pass, indicating which days you would like to attend.

The conference centre has a media suite with internet access. An ISDN line is also available for broadcast interviews. The press office will be able to arrange one-to-one interviews and short briefings with researchers presenting at the Conference.

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME: You can view the conference programme online on the following links:
http://conference.ncri.org.uk/sunday/
http://conference.ncri.org.uk/monday/
http://conference.ncri.org.uk/tuesday/
http://conference.ncri.org.uk/wednesday/

The dedicated conference website can be found by clicking on Programme at: http://conference.ncri.org.uk/
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MORE INFORMATION: Please contact the NCRI press manager Emma Rigby on 020 3469 8318 or email emma.rigby@cancer.org.uk.

Cancer Research UK

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