April 14 - 18, 2018
McCormick Place North/South
Driving Innovative Cancer Science to Patient Care
April 14-18, 2018McCormick Place North/SouthChicago, Illinois
Program Committee ChairElaine R. Mardis, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
Program CommitteeJulian Adams, Clal Biotechnology Industries, Cambridge, MassachusettsJonathan Chernoff, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Chi Van Dang, Abramson Cancer Center of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaAngelo M. De Marzo, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MarylandMark W. Dewhirst, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North CarolinaRamiro Garzon, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbus, OhioMaura J. Gillison, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TexasJoe W. Gray, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon Obi Lee Griffith, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MissouriPatrick Hwu, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TexasNada Jabado, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, CanadaPasi A. Jänne, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MassachusettsLee W. Jones, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New YorkJos Jonkers, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, NetherlandsRick A. Kittles, University of Arizona Cancer Center, Tucson, ArizonaMichael V. Knopp, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbus, OhioRoss L. Levine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New YorkX. Shirley Liu, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts David Malkin, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Lisa A. Newman, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MichiganKlaus Pantel, University Medical Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany Anil Vasdev Parwani, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OhioEdith A. Perez, Genentech, Inc., South San Francisco, California Helen M. Piwnica-Worms, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TexasTimothy R. Rebbeck, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MassachusettsJohn C. Reed, Roche, Basel, Switzerland David M. Reese, Amgen, Inc., Thousand Oaks, CaliforniaThomas A. Sellers, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FloridaAlice T. Shaw, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston, MassachusettsYu Shyr, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TennesseePatrick Tan, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore Shinsuke Suzuki, Akita University, Akita, Japan Kenneth Kenji Tanabe, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston, Massachusetts Valerie M. Weaver, UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CaliforniaDanny R. Welch, University of Kansas Cancer Center, Kansas City, KansasJedd D. Wolchok, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New YorkPaul Workman, The Institute of Cancer Research, London, United Kingdom Douglas Yee, University of Minnesota Masonic Cancer Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
About the LocationOne of America’s largest, liveliest, and most historic cities, Chicago boasts an exciting downtown, a scenic waterfront, hundreds of vibrant parks, and 77 unique neighborhoods such as Chinatown, Boystown, Hyde Park, and Lincoln Park. Each one is brimming with its own singular history, culture, and personality. Home to some of the world’s best food, performing arts, museums, and universities, Chicago has a truly distinctive mix of global attractions and local charm.
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