Justin Stebbing: A story of artificial intelligence and drug development during the pandemic
Justin Stebbing, Editor-in-Chief of Oncogene, one of the world’s leading cancer journals, is Visiting Professor of Oncology at Imperial College London, Professor of Biomedical Sciences, ARU, Cambridge, and an alumnus of Trinity. Specialising in new therapies for cancer, Professor Stebbing has published over 650 peer-reviewed papers as well as regularly presenting new data on optimal cancer therapies. In this talk he will describe how during the pandemic, a computer programme led to studies at breakneck speed in early 2020 which produced a treatment that was US Government Food & Drug Administration approved 9 months later.
Date: 28 February 2024, 17:00 (Wednesday, 7th week, Hilary 2024)
Venue: Trinity College, Broad Street OX1 3BH
Venue Details: de Jager Auditorium, Levine Building
Speaker: Justin Stebbing (Imperial College)
Organising department: Trinity College
Organiser: Events at Trinity (Trinity College)
Organiser contact email address: julia.paolitto@trinity.ox.ac.uk
Host: Events at Trinity (Trinity College)
Booking required?: Required
Booking url: https://www.trinity.ox.ac.uk/node/1528
Cost: £10 / £5 students
Audience: Public
Editor: Julia Paolitto