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Postdoctoral Science Symposium: Collaboration in Science

Postdoctoral Science Symposium: Collaboration in Science

2nd Annual Postdoctoral Science Symposium

Thursday, Aug. 2, 9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Hickey Auditorium (R11.1400)

Keynote Address: “Context Dependent Regulation of Tumor Cell Survival and Drug Sensitivity”
Joan Brugge, Ph.D., chair of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School

Other lectures:

·        “Team Science: Delivering on the Promise of Personalized Medicine”
Gordon Mills, M.D., Ph.D., chair, Systems Biology

·        “Stat3 Signaling in Pediatric AML: Collaborations in Translational Biology”
Michele Redell, M.D., Ph.D, assistant professor, Pediatrics-Hematology and Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine

·         “Houston, Do We Have a Problem? Retractions, Mistakes and Other Causes of Non-reproducible Results”
Leonard Zwelling, M.D., professor, Experimental Therapeutics

·         “Life, Death and Resurrection at the Cellular Level” 
Denise Montell, Ph.D., professor, Biological Chemistry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


The symposium also will include breakout discussion sessions and presentations by five postdoctoral fellows from MD Anderson and Baylor College of Medicine.

(full agenda listed in attached flier)

Date: 8/2/12, 9am to 6pm
Time: 8/2/12, 9am to 6pm
Location: Hickey Auditorium, Main Building, Floor 11 (R11.1400)
Format: All Employee Meeting
Speaker: multiple
Sponsor: MD Anderson Postdoctoral Association
Contact: Shreya Mitra, Ph.D. - (713) 563-2848 -
  2012 APSS Itinerary.pdf (PDF, 1009 KB)