Swedish Cancer Research Meetings 2012-2019

The Strategic Research Programmes in Cancer: U-CAN from Uppsala/Umeå, BioCARE from Lund/Göteborg, and StratCan from Karolinska Institutet, meet yearly for a joint national meeting on cancer research.

16-17th of May 2023: 6th Cancer Swedish Research Meeting

16-17th of May 2023: 6th Cancer Swedish Research Meeting

The meeting is open to all clinical, preclinical researchers and others with an interest in cancer research from the organizing universities.

Venue: Karolinska Institutet, Aula Medica, Erling Persson-salen, Nobels väg 6, 171 65 Solna

Host: Cancer Research KI

Organizers: U-CAN from Uppsala/Umeå Universities, LUCC (Lund University Cancer Centre), University of Gothenburg, and Cancer Research KI from Karolinska Institutet.

5th Swedish Cancer Research Meeting

The 5th Swedish Cancer Research Meeting was held in Umeå, October 3-4, 2019.
The meeting is open to all members of U-CAN, BioCARE, and StratCan.

4th Swedish Cancer Research Meeting

The 4th Swedish Cancer Research meeting was held November 7-8, 2016 at the Wallenberg conference center in Gothenburg. 

3rd Swedish Cancer Research Meeting

The Swedish Cancer Research Meeting 2014 was held September 2-3, 2014 at Aula Medica, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm.

2nd Swedish Cancer Research Meeting

The 2nd Swedish Cancer Research Meeting was held in Uppsala, November 7-8, 2013. The meeting was open for clinical and preclinical researchers at universities with activities in any of the three strategic cancer research projects U-CAN, BioCARE, and StratCan. The meeting attracted some 300 participants, successfully serving as a meeting point for cancer researchers nationally.

The program included plenary sessions and workshops on the themes:
Translational research on patient cohorts
Preclinical research as a basis for new therapies
Metastasis

In addition, there were short presentations by SFO members about ongoing research in the SFO projects and poster sessions.

1st Swedish Cancer Research Meeting

The 1st Swedish Cancer Research Meeting Meeting was held November 8-9, 2012 at Hilton Hotel, Malmö.