October 27, 2015

Save the Date – Australian Lung Cancer Conference 2016


It gives Lung Foundation Australia great pleasure to announce the 6th Australian Lung Cancer Conference (ALCC) will be at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from Thursday 18 to Saturday 20 August 2016.

ALCC will provide a platform to hear and discuss updates on the latest in diagnosis, treatment and care for lung cancer and mesothelioma including the latest in scientific research. Pertinent topics will ensure the program appeals to many delegates, including physicians, surgeons, oncologists, pathologists, nurses and people holding similar responsibilities involved in the management, treatment and research of lung cancer and mesothelioma throughout Australia.

Lung Foundation Australia has hosted this event over the past 10 years with previous conferences attracting significant interest, selling out each year. Numbers are strictly limited… mark your diaries now and register early to avoid disappointment!

Important Dates

  • Call for Abstracts: 2 November 2015
  • Registration commences: 1 February 2016
  • Deadline for receipt of Abstracts: 15 April 2016
  • Notification of acceptance of Abstract: 15 May 2016
  • Early bird Registration closes: 24 June 2016
  • ALCC starts: 18 August 2016

National Travel Grants
ALCC 2016 will support up to 10 travel grants of $500 each for either young investigators or first time presenters to attend and share their research. These will be available on the conference website along with terms and conditions.

Keep Updated
To keep updated on ALCC 2016 activities and call for abstracts and travel grants visit our website www.alcc.net.au. Please spread the word and share this information with your colleagues and suggest they join our mailing list by emailing info@alcc.net.au.