Cancer diagnostics: can cancer be diagnosed earlier and if yes what are the consequences?

  • July 11, 2017
  • Dinner, Discussion
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Sir Harpal Kumar
Chief Executive, Cancer Research UK
Billy Boyle
Chief Executive Officer, Owlstone Medical
Dr Clare Turnbull
Clinical Lead, Genomics England 100,000 Genomes Cancer Programme
Dr Suzanne Jenkins
Diagnostics Expert (Director), Personalised Healthcare and Biomarkers, AstraZeneca [Panellist]
Sara Hiom
Director of Early Diagnosis and Health Professional Engagement, Cancer Research UK [Panellist]

AstraZeneca, Kohn Foundation and National Physical Laboratory (NPL)

This discussion appeared in the FST journal below.

Academies and independent advice, industrial strategy for the UK, business strategy for Scotland, meeting air quality targets, diagnosing cancer earlier, the rise of machine learning, the future of social care and an obituary for Sir Brian Neill.

Volume 22, Issue 2