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Parallel Session: The Evolving Role of the Microbiome in Supportive Cancer Care Session 2



Dr Hannah Wardill
NHMRC CJ Martin Biomedical Research Fellow, Supportive Oncology Research Group, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI), Adelaide Medical School, University of Adelaide, Australia
Session Chair/Speaker

Dr Diwakar Balachandran
Professor of Medicine, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA

Dr Emmanuel Montassier
Bioinformatics Specialist, Nantes University Hospital, Nantes, France

Dr Julia Bruno
Molecular Oncology Center, Hospital Sírio-Libanês, São Paulo, Brazil

Dr Ghanyah Al-Qadami
Adelaide Medical School, The University of Adelaide, Australia


  • The Microbiome and Sleep with Dr Diwakar Balachandran
  • Machine Learning and Novel Statistical Approaches of Exploiting the Microbiome to Provide Personalised Supportive Cancer Care with Assoc Prof Emmanuel Montassier
  • Oral Proffered Paper 1: Oral Microbiome Influences the Clinical Course of Oral Mucositis in Allogeneic HSCT Patients with Dr Julia Bruno
  • Oral Proffered Paper 2: Antibiotic-Induced Disruption of the Microbiome Exacerbates Chemotherapy-Induced Diarrhea and can be Mitigated with Autologous Faecal Microbiota Transplantation with Dr Hannah Wardill
  • Oral Proffered Paper 3: Antibiotic-Induced Depletion of Gut Microbiota Reduces Injury Area and Duration of Radiation-Induced Oral Mucositis in Rats with Dr Ghanyah Al-Qadami

Disclaimer: The views and opinions of presenters do not necessarily reflect those of MASCC or ISOO.