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Meet the Oncology Expert

Friday February 11, 2022  (from 8.00AM to 9.00AM)

The Jules Bordet Institute, Brussels, is hosting a series of “Prestige Seminars” in Oncology entitled : “Meet the Oncology Expert”.
The purpose of these seminars is to provide a review of the “State-of-the-Art” and ongoing research in a wide range of cancers diseases to an audience of junior and senior oncologists. 

We are moving mid-November 2021.
Our new address is : Rue Meylemeersch 90, 1070 Anderlecht.

As from January 2022, the seminars will be hybrid (presential/virtual). We will advise closer to date and in view of the pandemic situation whether the seminars will be fully virtual or not.

Improving immunotherapy for breast cancer patients
Marleen KOK, MD, PhD  - Medical Oncologist and Group Leader Tumor Biology & Immunology (NKI), Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Dr Marleen Kok is breast cancer oncologist from the Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI). She is also a Group Leader in  the NKI’s Department of Tumor Biology & Immunology. Her research focuses on translational breast cancer immunotherapy. She is currently principal investigator of several innovative immunotherapy trials evaluating novel immunomodulatory strategies (see Voorwerk et al. Nature Medicine 2019).

Chair : Dr Martine Piccart-Gebhart