The 114th annual meeting sees the introduction of a new  programme format featuring:

Five symposia focusing on key interdisciplinary translational themes:

Infectious diseases – into the Future

Diagnosis by DNA

Big Data in Clinical Research

New Targets in Cellular Metabolism

Open Theme

The Osler Lecture

“Vaccines: An achievement of civilization, a human right, our health insurance for the future”

Dr Rino Rappuoli Chief Scientist and Head External R&D, GSK Vaccines

The George Griffin Lecture

“Circulating DNA in health and disease”

Professor Dennis Lo Director, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

After Dinner Speaker / Debate

Professor Sir John Bell – Regius Professor of Medicine at Oxford University, and Chairman of the Office for the Strategic Coordination of Health Research

 There will also be two key-note lectures and four plenary presentations. Each symposia will feature oral scientific abstracts and flash poster presentations.