Dear All,

We are delighted to announce that the 6th Neuroblastoma Research Symposium will take place at Clare & Selwyn Colleges, Cambridge, UK, from 12pm Thursday 21st to 5pm Friday 22nd March 2024.

Presented by Neuroblastoma UK and the Cancer Research UK ‘Cambridge Centre, Paediatric Cancer Programme’, the goal of the Neuroblastoma Research Symposia is to link basic, translation and clinical research in neuroblastoma. This is an ‘in person’ meeting only, to foster close interaction with all participants and opportunities for networking, especially with young investigators.

The Session Themes are Developmental Plasticity; Targeted Therapies & Protein Degraders; ALK Combination therapy; Immunotherapy and TME; Epigenetic Control; Preclinical Evaluation of Immunotherapies.

Confirmed speakers are Rogier Versteeg (Amsterdam), Anna Philpott (Cambridge), Zoe Walters (Southampton), Frank Speleman (Ghent), Perla Pucci (Cambridge), Esther Berko (Tel Aviv), Lyn Jones (Harvard), Matthias Fischer (Cologne), Claudia Rossig (Munster), Sabine Taschner-Mandl (Vienna), Anne Rios (Utrecht) and Ali Roghanian (Southampton).

The deadline for Registration is 23rd Feb 2024 with a maximum of 130 delegates. Registration cost is £150 which includes accommodation in Clare College (£100 without accommodation) and conference dinner in the Great Hall at Clare College on the 21st of March.
The deadline for Short talk & Poster abstracts is 2nd Feb 2024.

Registration, abstract submission and Programme information can be found on the Symposium website:


We look forward to seeing you in Cambridge in March and please pass this email on to other potential delegates/presenters.
On behalf of the organising committee:


Guy Blanchard, Neuroblastoma UK
Prof. Andy Pearson
Prof. Anna Philpott, Cambridge
Prof. Suzanne Turner, Cambridge
Prof Juliet Gray, Southampton
Professor Gudrun Schleiermacher, Paris
Zara Aitchison, Neuroblastoma UK

Dr Kate Wheeler, Neuroblastoma UK