PROFESSIONAL EVENT KEYNOTE-SPEAKER
Prof. Gautam Sethi joined the Department of Pharmacology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, the National University of Singapore in 2008 as an Assistant Professor and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2015.
Research: The focus of his research over the past few years has been to elucidate the mechanism (s) of activation of oncogenic transcription factors such as NF-kB/STAT3 by carcinogens and inflammatory agents and the identification of novel inhibitors of these proteins for prevention of and therapy for cancer. The findings of his research work have so far resulted in more than one hundred and fifty scientific publications in high impact factor peer reviewed journals and several international awards. He currently serves as an Academic Editor for PLOS, editorial board member of Scientific Reports, Pharmacological Research, BMC Cancer, Frontiers in Pharmacology, Frontiers in Oncology, and ad-hoc reviewer for several other international journals