Professor Eric Lam, BSc(Hons), PhD, MBA, FSB

Professor of Molecular Oncology, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London

London, United Kingdom


Eric W.-F. Lam is the Professor of Molecular Oncology in the Department of Cancer and Surgery at Imperial College London, UK. He graduated and received his Ph.D. from the University of Liverpool, UK. After several postdoctoral placements at Imperial Cancer Research Fund, MRC-National Institute for Medical Research and Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, he joined Imperial College London as a lecturer in 1996. He now heads a group focusing on the signalling pathways and transcription controls in cancer, with a particular interest in forkhead transcription factors.
Recent work from Professor Lam’s group focuses on the role of FOXM1 in breast cancer initiation, progression and drug resistance.

20th November 2015 (Friday) 14:30 – 15:00
Session I: Pre-clinical Oncology Research
Role and Regulation of the Forkhead Transcription Factor FOXM1 in Breast Cancer and Drug Resistance