WRITER: AMY LILLARD
CONTACT: DAVE PEDERSEN
2130 Medical Laboratories
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-8032; fax (319) 335-8034
Release: Nov. 2, 1999
Neville to deliver College of Medicine lecture Nov.
IOWA CITY, Iowa Alexander "Munro"
Neville, M.D., Ph.D., associate director of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer
Research in London, will give a lecture, "Towards the Improved Detection
and Monitoring of Breast Cancer" from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4 in
the Medical Alumni Auditorium, Room E-331 GH at the University of Iowa Hospitals
Neville, who is also a member and fellow of the Royal
College of Pathologists and fellow of the Institute of Biology, has a distinguished
cancer research career. He has focused on improving the detection and treatment
of malignant tumors by studying the mechanisms that result in their development.
He has also served in the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research since 1975
as director and scientific and medical research administrator.
The event is free and open to the public. Individuals
with disabilities are encouraged to attend UI-sponsored events. If you are
a person who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program,
please call (319) 356-3705.