Decoding Cancer: Science Vs. Fiction

Decoding Cancer - Science versus fiction
November 16, 2017 - 18:15

Dr Robert O'ConnorIn our latest Decoding Cancer public talk, Head of Research Robert O'Connor will discuss some of the most common myths and misinformation surrounding cancer.

This event is taking place as part of Cork Science Festival, a celebration of science events taking place this November. Cork Science Festival is main partner of Science Week, 12-19 November 2017, supported by Science Foundation Ireland.

Decoding Cancer is a series of public talks about cancer and cancer research. This talks hope to dispel some of the myths around cancer, and explore the many advances being made in prevention, early detection, treatment, and survivorship. It will hear from leading experts in the cancer field about a diverse range of topics and issues, from diet and exercise to cancer clinical trials. It will engage current thinkers and leaders in the cancer field and explore and examine the latest advances in cancer research.

The talks are aimed at cancer patients, their families, and any member of the public with an interest in cancer and cancer research. The talk is free and open to everyone. If you would like to attend please register on Eventbrite. Follow the conversation on social media #DecodingCancer.