I4C Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

Tenth International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop

The Tenth International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop will be hosted by the National Cancer Institute at the Shady Grove Building, Rockville Maryland USA  on the 2nd & 3rd November 2017.

The programme will include:

Day 1 - cohort descriptions and updates, description of the I4C Coordinating Center, I4C project updates, working group meetings to discuss future projects and summary

Day 2 - presentations on I4C genomics and related projects and exciting developments internationally on genetics, genomics, and related mechanistic studies of childhood cancer

Please contact Abigail Ukwuani, MPA (Email: ukwuania@mail.nih.gov ), who is coordinating the meeting at the NCI Shady Grove Building, if you are interested in attending so that you can be added to the distribution list for a detailed agenda, hotels and related information.

Past Meetings

Ninth International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop

  • The Ninth International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop was held on the 11-12th of November 2016 at The George Institute for Global Health, Oxford, UK.
     

Eight International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop

  • The Eighth International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop was held on the 16-17th of November 2015 at The George Institute for Global Health, Oxford, UK.
  • Approved presentations can be viewed on the NCI I4C portal.

Seventh International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop (pictured)

  • The Seventh International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop was held at IARC in Lyon on 17-18th November 2014.

Sixth International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop

  • The Sixth I4C Workshop took place in Lyon on October 5-6, 2013.

Fifth International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop

  • The Fifth I4C Workshop took place in Lyon on November 12-13, 2012.

Children With Cancer UK 2012

  • The Childhood Cancer 2012 conference took place in London on 24-26 April 2012. Slides and videos of the presentations are available on the conference website: Childhood Cancer 2012 Programme.
  • Terry Dwyer of the Murdoch Children's presented on the activities and research of the I4C. His talk is reproduced here with thanks to CHILDREN with CANCER UK (www.childrenwithcancer.org.uk)
  • Other presentations on the programme of particular relevance to the research of the I4C included:
  • David Barker: Fetal origins of cancer (Session 1)
  • Charles Stiller: National and international childhood cancer incidence and time trends (Session 1)
  • Joseph Wiemels: Epigenetic changes in childhood cancer (Session 3)
  • Kate O'Neill: Infant birth weight as a risk factor for childhood cancer (Session 3, not yet available)
  • Pat Buffler: The Childhood Leukemia International Consortium (CLIC) (Session 12)

Fourth International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop

Third International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop

Second International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop

First International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Workshop