2nd IMMUNO-ONCOLOGY SOCIETY OF INDIA CONGRESS 2020
Dear Friends and Colleagues,
Greetings from Tata Medical Center Kolkata (TMCK) !
Ever since its inception at the Mumbai resolution, the Immuno-Oncology Society of India (I-OSI) has established itself as a national body for advancing knowledge and science of immunotherapy of cancer. As it spreads its wings further to achieve greater heights, this year the second congress of the Immuno-Oncology Society of India is being organized at Tata Medical Center Kolkata.
TMCK is a 437 bedded tertiary care Comprehensive Cancer Center, which provides Clinical Cancer services across the Spectrum to the eastern region of India and neighboring countries. It is a young teaching and research facility, which has helped improve cancer care in the region. The Immuno-oncology working group of TMCK, set-up in 2017, has been an actively supporting Clinical Trials, Translational Research and patient registry programs related to Immunotherapy of Cancer at TMCK. As a group we are privileged to be the Host of the second Congress of I-OSI.
The scientific and academic program planned for the second congress of IOSI is themed around deliberations on Clinical Management & establishing a cross talk with Biologists in the spirit of Translational research in Medicine. We have active participation from clinicians, scientists & biologists from across India and rest of the world. Notably we have participation from eminent clinician-scientists like Dr.David Gottlieb, Dr.Jair Bar, Dr.Sanjiv Agarwala, and members of the Singapore Immunology Network. Apart from renowned faculty from within I-OSI’s eminent members, we also have Clinicians with domain expertise actively participate in this Congress.
Submitted scientific abstracts as well as invited presentations, will show case the active work being pursued by the participating institutions in the region. The interactive format of the program including Clinical colloquia will enable discussions and facilitate Hypothesis generation for the future work in the specialty and the society. Junior faculty, students from clinical & scientific disciplines, and Industry have been actively encouraged to participate.
The organizing and Scientific Committee extend a warm welcome to Faculties and Delegates to this Academic & Scientific feast.
With sincere and warm regards
Organizing Core Committee Members :
Prof. Mammen Chandy
Prof. S.V Chiplunkar
Prof. Hemant Malhotra
Prof. Moni Kuriakose
Prof. Deepak Mishra
Prof. Rakesh Jalali
Dr. Vivek Radhakrishnan
Prof. Reena Nair
Scientific Committee Chairperson