9th Annual Cancer Research Symposium Program

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8:00am-9:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00am-9:30am Douglas Yee, MD, Director, Masonic Cancer Center - Welcome Address
9:30am-10:30am Elizabeth M. Jaffee, MD, FAACR, The BJ Kennedy Keynote Lecturer in Medical Oncology - The Dana and Albert "Cubby" Broccoli Professor of Oncology - Deputy Director, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins - Title - Turning the Heat up on Pancreatic Cancer: Overcoming a “Cold” Immunologic Micro-environment
10:30am-10:45am Abstract Flash Talks - Names TBD in early March 2019
10:45am-11:45am Poster Session One and Booth Time
11:45am-1:15pm Lunch and MCC Faculty Flash Talk Competition, featuring: Names TBD in early March 2019
11:45am-1:15pm Christopher Moertel, MD - CD-200: The path from discovery to the patient. How meaningful collaboration between clinicians, bench scientists and the community creates success at the University of Minnesota.
1:45pm-2:15pm Stephen Hecht, PhD - Interdisciplinary collaborative research on tobacco carcinogens, their biomarkers, and cancer prevention.
2:15pm-2:30pm Abstract Flash Talks Names TBD in early March 2019
2:30pm-3:30pm Poster Session Two and Booth Time
3:30pm-3:45pm Abstract Winner (TBD in early March 2019) - Mentor: TBD - Title: TBD
3:45pm-4:00pm Abstract Winner (TBD in early March 2019) - Mentor: TBD - Title: TBD
4:00pm-4:15pm Abstract Winner (TBD in early March 2019) - Mentor: TBD - Title: TBD
4:15pm-4:30pm Closing Remarks – Douglas Yee, MD
4:30pm-6:00pm Reception and Networking