UCL Cancer Institute


ACED Skills Exchange Showcase

04 November 2021, 4:00 pm–5:30 pm

ACED International Alliance for the Early Detection of Cancer

Interactive Showcase to learn more about some of the unique techniques and expertise flowing from ACED Member Centre research groups to support applications for ACED Skills Exchange and Development Travel Awards

This event is free.

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Dan Kelberman

ACED Skills Exchange Showcase

Thursday 4th November 2021 16:00 - 17:30 GMT

If you are interested in learning a new skill, expanding your own expertise, and cultivating new collaborative relationships – sign up to for the 2021 Skills Exchange Showcase. During this 90-minute event, attendees will hear from researchers open to sharing their techniques with the intent to invite visitors and seed new research – networking meetings to occur immediately following.

ACED Skills Exchange and Development Travel Awards enable visits to:

  • Learn a new technique from the host group
  • Share / teach a skill or technique with host group
  • Build a collaborative relationship to feed future ACED research partnerships

Showcase Presenters and keywords of expertise (follow hyperlinks to learn more):

Ece Eski
OHSU Knight Cancer Institute

Cyclic immunoflurescence, spatial profiling of cancer cells and microenvironment.

Charles Gadd
University of Manchester

Machine learning, uncertainty, high dimensionality, generative modeling

Xiaolin Nan
OHSU Knight Cancer Institute

Multiplexed super-resolution fluorescence microscopy

Yan Yan Sherry huang
University of Cambridge

Tumour microenvironment, 3D bioprinting, organ-on-a-chip

Pilar Acedo

Innovative and non-invasive diagnsotics and risk stratification for pancreatic cancer

Luiz Bertassoni
OHSU Knight Cancer Institute

3D biofabrication and bioprinting, organ-on-a-chip for complex disease models

Jamie Blundell
University of Cambridge

Mathematical modeling, genomics - rare variant detection and methylation sequencing

Ruth Etzioni
OHSU Knight Cancer Institute

Performance moeling of novel screening tests for cancer outcomes and population health

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