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04nov(nov 4)9:00 am05(nov 5)6:00 pmMD Anderson's Leading Edge of Cancer Research SymposiumVirtual Hosted by: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Event Details

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center will host its virtual Leading Edge of Cancer Research Symposium on November 4-5, 2021, featuring presentations and discussions on emerging, important topics in discovery and translational research. The event also includes a virtual poster session; interested researchers are encouraged to submit abstracts by August 27, 2021.

The Leading Edge of Cancer Research Symposium will feature keynote presentations from Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D., professor of Mamamalian Cell Biology & Development at The Rockefeller University; Padmanee Sharma, M.D., Ph.D., professor of Genitourinary Medical Oncology and Immunology at MD Anderson; and Georg Winter, Ph.D., principal investigator at CeMM Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. Additional sessions will focus on the following topics:

• Cancer Therapeutics: Mechanisms of Response and Resistance
• Expanding our Reach: Innovation in Rare Cancer
• Intersection of Immuno-Genetics and Immuno-Metabolism
• Cancer: The Would that Doesn’t Heal
• Translating Breakthroughs into Clinical Impact
• The Cancer Ecosystem: Evolution and Malignant Progression
• Poster Session Award Presentations

Time

Nov. 4 to Nov. 5

Location

Virtual