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Symposium on the FUTURE OF CANCER SCIENCE

Symposium on the FUTURE OF CANCER SCIENCE

An all day symposium beginning at 9am and with Keynote Lecture delivered by Dr. Ronald DePinho on "Modeling Cancer, Translating Discovery" followed by a series of national Postdoctoral Fellows who are representative of the Future of Cancer Science. This symposium is useful to Cancer Science Researchers.

Featuring Drs.:

Brooke Emerling, Weill Cornell Medical College on "CDCP1 and P15P4K: The Achilles' Heel of Cancers" 9:40am-10:20am

Jessie Guo, Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ on "Role of Autophagy in Lung Cancer Metabolism" 10:40am-11:20am

Dung-Fang Lee, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai on "Modeling Familial Cancer with Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells" 11:20am-12:00pm

Costas Lyssiotis, Weill Cornell Medical College on "Defining Metabolic Vulnerabilities in Pancreatic Cancer" 12:00pm-12:40pm

Kunal Rai, MD Anderson Cancer Center on "Funtional Epigenomics of Melanoma Progression" 2:10pm-2:50pm

Neville Sanjana, Massachusetts Institute of Technology on "Genome-scale CRISR-Cas9 Screening: Technology Development and Applications" 2:50pm-3:30pm

Tsukasa Shibue, Massachusetts Institute of Technology on "Deciphering the Mechanisms that Govern the Proliferation of Disseminated Tumor Cells" 3:50pm-4:30pm

Date: 6/4/14, all day
Time: 6/4/14, all day
Location: Hickey Auditorium, Main Building, Floor 11 (R11.1400)
Format: Seminar/Conference
Facilitator: Raghu Kalluri, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman of Cancer Biology, Director of Metasis Research Center
Speaker: Numerous
Sponsor: Helen Piwinca-Worms, Vice Provost of Science
Contact: Tom Chumbley - (713) 563-9637 - tmchumbley@mdanderson.org
Attachments:
  Symposium Detailed Schedule_3.pdf (PDF, 5.1 MB)