1st Sheffield Workshop of Translational Research in Bone Sarcoma - 19-20 June 2017

Sheffield Sarcoma Research Group
Department of Oncology & Metabolism
University of Sheffield


Firth Hall
Firth Court
University of Sheffield, Western Bank
Sheffield, S10 2TN

Firth Court

Organising Committee

Dr Hannah Brown (University of Sheffield)
Professor Dominique Heymann (University of Sheffield)
Dr Marie-Françoise Heymann (University of Sheffield)
Professor Lee Jeys (University of Birmingham)
Dr Silvia Marino (University of Sheffield)
Dr Kenneth Ranking (University of Newcastle)
Dr Robin Young (University of Sheffield)
Mrs Laura Phelan (University of Sheffield)

Invited Speakers 

Professor Sue Burchill (Faculty of Medicine and Health, Leeds, UK) 
Dr Anne-Marie Cleton-Jansen (Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands)
Dr Edward Hookway (University of Oxford, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre)
Dr Fernando Lecanda (CIMA, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain)
Professor Udo Oppermann (University of Oxford, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre)
Professor Katia Scotlandi (Rizzoli Institute, Bologna, Italy)
Dr Franck Tirode (Centre Léon Berard, Lyon France)


Bone sarcoma, osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma

Oral communications

This two day European workshop is aimed at young researchers (post-docs, PhD, etc.) working on Bone Sarcoma/Sarcoma. The meeting aims to provide training in bone sarcoma and more specifically osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma. Invited speaker presentations will be complemented by oral communications and poster presentations from attending delegates (priority given to young researchers).


Monday 19 June 2017

8:15 Registration
8:50 Welcome and introduction
9:00 - 940 Conference Speaker 1
9:40 - 10:20 2 oral communications

10:20 - 10:50 Coffee Break

10:50 - 11:30 Conference Speaker 2
11:30 - 12:15 3 oral communications

12:15 - 2:00 Lunch and Poster session

2:00 - 2:40 Conference Speaker 3
2:40 - 3:40 4 oral communications

3:40 - 4 :10 Coffee break

4:10 - 4 :55 3 oral communications

7 :00 Dinner

Tuesday 20 June 2017

8 :40-9 :10 Conference Speaker 4
9:10 – 9 :40 Conference Speaker 5
9:40 - 10:20 2 oral communications

10:20 - 10:50 Coffee Break

10:50 - 11:30 Conference Speaker 6
11:30 - 12:15 3 oral communications

12:15 - 12:20  Concluding remarks

Fees and Registration

The workshop is free to attend but requires registration.

Registration will open on 1 November 2016 and close on 31 May 2017.  Places are limited to 100.

Dinner package: £25 pp/Students £15 pp

Register here.


Abstract deadline:  21 April 2017

Successful contributors will be informed by 28 April 2017

A copy of the abstract submission form can be downloaded here.  

Completed forms should be submitted to sheffield-sarcoma-workshop@sheffield.ac.uk.

Accommodation in Sheffield -  We have teamed up with the Sheffield Convention Bureau and are able to offer special rates for delegates at several hotels in the city centre details of which can be found here.

We have also provided a list of other hotels within the Sheffield area, click here to view these.


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