They have expert speakers from highly successful biobanks such as the Breast Cancer Now, Bone Cancer Research Trust and the Manchester Cancer Research Centre Biobanks. Alongside speakers from patient advocacy groups, HRA and the Medicine Discovery Catapult. This is set to be a highly exciting and interesting meeting.
Learn more, check out the agenda and register: http://cmpath.ncri.org.uk/cm-path-events/biobanking-workshop-2/
Title: CM-Path Biobanking Workshop – ‘Do we really need another biobank’
Description: Biobanks can provide essential support for research but can be difficult to set up and expensive to run. In this workshop you will hear from experts in the field about the barriers to success and how to overcome them.
They will cover:
- Regulatory and ethical considerations
- How to make your biobank attractive to researchers
- How to turn your pathology archive into a research tissue bank
- Sustainability, infrastructure and sample quality considerations
When: Tuesday 14th May 2019
Where: The Francis Crick Institute
If you have any questions please contact the CM-Path Programme Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org