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Black in Cancer Conference

October 10, 2022 - October 11, 2022

The inaugural Black in Cancer event will take place in London on 10-11 October 2022.  The event includes two days of scientific sessions, keynote speakers, panel discussions and workshops focusing on the themes of research, equality and patient experience. The event will also include ample time for formal and informal networking as well as mentoring opportunities and poster sessions.

The aim is to provide a stimulating environment where scientists, funders and patients from across the globe can come together to celebrate, collaborate and showcase Black excellence in cancer research and medicine.

Programme committee

Sigourney Bell, Black in Cancer, UK
Henry Henderson, Black in Cancer, US
Christopher Bourne, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, US
Elshaddai White, Natera, US
Tani Martins, University of Exeter, UK


This event is relevant for all academics and scientists across the research pipeline, and in all career stages. There will be opportunities throughout the conference to network with peers, view posters and continue thought-provoking conversations outside of the agenda. Join us and be part of the conversation for change!

Poster Abstracts

All attendees are eligible to submit a poster abstract under one of the three scientific areas – basic biology, clinical trials and translation

Deadline for abstracts is 22 July 2022

For more details and to register see here.



Science Museum
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London, SW7 2DD United Kingdom
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