Previous BNOS Conferences


BNOS 2019

Prizes

At our BNOS 2019 meeting in Winchester:

  • Pin-Hui Wu won best clinical oral prize for her presentation ‘Liquid biopsy in glioblastoma multiforme‘.
  • Harry Bulstrode won best scientific oral prize for his presentation ‘Characterising a SOX2+ OLIG2+ glioma stem cell using Crispr-engineered fluorescent reporters in primary patient-derived GBM and DIPG cells.
  • Marjorie Boissinot for her clinical poster presentation ‘Non-viral delivery of therapeutic microRNAs to glioma cells using chitosan nanocomplexes‘.
  • Katie Foot for her basic science poster presentation ‘Molecular pathophysiology of histone G34R mutated childhood brain tumours; towards the development of novel targeted therapies‘.

BNOS 2018

Prizes

At our BNOS 2018 meeting in Winchester:

  • Laurent James Livermore won best clinical oral prize for his presentation ‘Functionally guided supramaximal resection of IDH-wildtype glioblastomas and the effect on progression free survival.
  • Seamus Caragher won best scientific oral prize for his presentation ‘Epigenetic adaptation to therapy in glioblastoma: Popping the hood on therapeutic resistance’.
  • Markand Patel for his clinical poster presentation ‘Radiomic evaluation of treatment response in patients with glioblastoma: A pilot study‘.
  • Melanie Morrison for her basic science poster presentation ‘Characterization of radiotherapy-induced cerebral microbleeds with ultra-high field MRI: experience in young and adult brain tumour population‘.

BNOS 2017

Prizes

At our BNOS 2017 meeting in Edinburgh:

  • Sana Sharrack won best clinical oral prize for her presentation ‘The impact of visual impairment on Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) scores in brain tumour patients‘.
  • Jignesh Tailor won best scientific oral prize for his presentation ‘A human iPS cell-based model of medulloblastoma demonstrates co-operativity between SHH signalling and mutation in an epigenetic modifier’.
  • Matthew Grech-Sollars for his poster presentation ‘18F-methylcholine PET/CT, in vivo magnetic resonance spectroscopy imaging and tissue enzyme biomarkers of choline metabolism in primary brain gliomas‘.

BNOS 2016

Prizes

At our BNOS 2016 meeting in Leeds:

  • best oral presentation prize was awarded to Jason Adhikaree (University of Nottingham)
  • best clinical poster prize was awarded to Ingela Oberg (Cambridge University Hospital Addenbrookes)
  • best scientific poster prize was awarded to Ciara Moriconi (University of Cardiff)

BNOS 2015

BNOS 2015 presentations

Prizes

At our BNOS 2015 meeting in Nottingham best presentation and poster prizes were awarded to:

  • Ruman Rahman (University of Nottingham)
  • Matt Baker (University of Strathclyde)
  • Rebecca Lewis (N Bristol NHS Trust)
  • Kate Hollingshead (University of Birmingham)
  • Durga Sabnis (Children’s Brain Tumour Research Centre, Nottingham)

Updated: June 2019