Following discussion at the recent Patient and Public Involvement for Research group meeting (May 18), plans for the Summer Science Cafe are underway.

6 July 2017 | 6.00 - 8.00 pm, with a light buffet available from 5.30pm 


Breast cancer related lymphoedema: separating fact from fiction - Mr Paul Thirulchevam

Biomechanical perspectives on the lymphatic system - Professor James E. Moore Jr.

For information and to register your interest, contact: Kelly Gleason on

Venue: Maggie's Centre
Charing Cross Hospital
Fulham Palace Road
London W6 8RF

Previous events:

March 28, 2017 - Professor Michael Seckl
Immunotherapy and cancer, an update of the current research

February 21, 2017 - Professor Charles Coombes
Breast Cancer: research update of current breast cancer studies at Imperial

November 24 - Professor Christina Fotopoulou 
Women’s cancers: an overview

October 27 - Professor Hani Gabra 
New opportunities in treating ovarian cancer

July 28 - Dr Heather Ward: Dietary recommendations for cancer survivors: Understanding the knowledge gap
and Mr James Kinross: The gut microbiome and cancer: Are intestinal bacteria the key to health?

June 30 - Dr Suraiya R Dubash: PET imaging in Oncology
and Mr Daniel Leff: Technologies for Improving Cancer Surgery

February 25Professor Helen Ward and the Patient Experience Research Centre team: Breast cancer care: experiences of research participation

January 28Professors Sophie Day and Helen Ward, and the PERC team: Breast cancer care: how personal is personalised medicine?