Hotel Information

Venue:

The Galway Bay Hotel, Salthill, Galway

Tel: +353 91 514 645

www.galwaybayhotel.net

Please ensure to book your accommodation in plenty of time.
Even if you are unsure as to whether or not you require accommodation, we would suggest that you book it regardless as this can be cancelled within 48 hours without penalty.

>> Deadline for booking rooms is Monday 13th January <<
All unbooked rooms will be released back to the hotel on this date and any bookings from then on in will be on a first-come first-served basis.

Room rates

Wednesday 26/02/2020

Thursday 27/02/2020

Friday 28/02/2020

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy is 2 full days prior to arrival; late cancellations or failure to arrive as booked would result in a late cancellation fee equal to the first night’s rate per room reserved.

Check-in time is from 4.00 p.m. onwards
Check-out time is before 12 noon

Individual cancellations

*Once all rooms are named, the individual room cancellation is as follows: our cancellation policy is 48 hours before the date of arrival, any cancellations occur within the 48 hours will be charged the 1st nights accommodation rate, the cancellation fee will be applied to whatever method of payment was used to guarantee the booking

Improving Cancer Care and Outcomes

The 56th annual IACR conference in 2020 will host parallel sessions in Social, Nursing, and Allied Health Research

56th Annual Conference 2020

26 — 28 February 2020 at Galway Bay Hotel

3D mammosphere culture of breast epithelial cell line MCF10A.

Courtesy of Dr. Emer Bourke, NUI Galway

Phospho-Akt expression and localisation

Mediated by VEGF in A549 lung cancer cells. Visualised by high content image analysis.

Courtesy of Dr Martin Barr, Clinical Scientist & Adjunct Assistant Professor, St James’s Hospital & Trinity College Dublin

Metaphase chromosome spread of Jurkat T-lymphoma cells

Courtesy of Rebecca Gorry, PhD Student, Mc Gee Lab, UCD School of Biomolecular & Biomedical Science, Conway Institute, UCD

Apoptosis assessment of SKMES-1 lung cancer cells

Using a multiparameter apoptosis staining kit, showing cell nuclei (blue), actin (green) and mitochondrial activity (orange).

Courtesy of Dr Martin Barr, Clinical Scientist & Adjunct Assistant Professor, St James’s Hospital & Trinity College Dublin

HeLa Cells

Courtesy of Rebecca Gorry, PhD Student, Mc Gee Lab, UCD School of Biomolecular & Biomedical Science, Conway Institute, UCD

Mitotic Chronic Myelogenous Leukaemia K562 Cells

Courtesy of Rebecca Gorry, PhD Student, Mc Gee Lab, UCD School of Biomolecular & Biomedical Science, Conway Institute, UCD

Cell to Cell Tweeting

Via nanoparticles (red) in Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC)

Courtesy of Sinéad Lindsay, UCD Conway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research, University College Dublin (UCD) Ireland.

Confocal Microscopy Analysis

Of phospho-Akt expression in H460 lung cancer cells in response to hypoxia (0.5% O2).

Courtesy of Dr Martin Barr, Clinical Scientist & Adjunct Assistant Professor, St James’s Hospital & Trinity College Dublin

IACR Membership

We have a number of membership categories available. Find out which membership suits you.

IACR Conference

Our 56th Annual Conference will be our biggest yet with parallel sessions taking place on the Wednesday. 

IACR Public Engagement

Would you like to know more about how we involve patients in research, our fundraising, and lay seminars?

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