Date & Location
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 8:30am-4:05pm
Margherio Family Conference Center
520 E. Canfield
Detroit, MI 48201
This program is complimentary for all participants. The registration deadline is June 18, 2013.
- Online registration is closed. Please contact Michelle Case at 313-578-4400 if you have any questions.
Poster Competition for Molecular Therapeutics Program Members
Graduate students, clinical fellows, post-docs and undergraduate students who work in the laboratories of Molecular Therapeutics Program members are eligible to submit an abstract for the competition at the symposium.
8:35 – 9:10 - Clinical and Translational Prostate Cancer Research: Advancing Team Science, Elisabeth Heath, MD
9:10 – 9:35 - Translational Genomics, Aliccia Bollig-Fischer, PhD
9:35 – 10:00 - Glioblastoma Patient-Derived Mouse Xenografts are Clinically Relevant Models for the Study of Molecular Heterogeneity and Differential Response to Targeted Therapy, Ana C. deCarvalho, PhD
10:00 – 10:10 - Break
10:10 – 10:35 - Targeting Neuregulin and ErbB2 in Glioma therapy, Nicholas Szerlip, MD
10:35 – 11:10 - Towards a Personalized Approach to Cancer Treatment, Patricia LoRusso, DO
11:10 – 12:10pm - Keynote Speaker, Defining Clinically Relevant Molecular Subsets of Cancer, William Pao, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt – Ingram Cancer Center
12:10 – 1:30 - Lunch and Posters – Graduate Students, and Clinical Fellows
1:30 – 2:05 - New Therapeutic Targets in Multiple Myeloma, Jeffrey Zonder, MD
2:05 - 2:40 - A New Approach to Targeting the Androgen Signaling Axis in Prostate Cancer, Manohar Ratnam, PhD
2:40 – 2:50 - Break
2:50 – 3:15 - Histone Modifying Enzymes in Cell Proliferation and Development, Lori Pile, PhD
3:15 – 3:40 - Hypothesis Driven-SNP-Search: A New Method to Find Disease Related SNPs, G. Andres Cisneros, PhD
3:40 – 4:05 - Novel Small Molecules Activate Unfolded Protein Response Signaling and Cell Death in Head and Neck Cancer, Andrew Fribley, PhD
4:05 - Adjourn
If you would like additional information, or for questions regarding the Symposium, please contact Michelle Case at firstname.lastname@example.org or 313-578-4400.