Programs and Activities: WICR at AACR Special Conferences

Career Mentoring Session and Reception

4th AACR International Conference on Frontiers in Basic Cancer Research
Friday, October 23, 2015, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Pennsylvania Convention Center, Terrace Ballroom 1

Session Chairperson:
Jessie M. English, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Inst., Boston, Massachusetts

Keynote Address:Bridging the Gap Between Clinical Research and Laboratory Studies
Padmanee Sharma, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Genitourinary Medical Oncology
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas

Featured Mentors


AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics
Saturday, November 7, 2015, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Hynes Convention Center, Room 210

Session Co-Chairpersons:
Patricia M. LoRusso, DO, Yale Cancer Center, New Haven, Connecticut
Lillian L. Siu, MD, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Canada

Keynote Address:Eyes Wide Open: Tips on Preparing for a Career in Research
Joan S. Brugge, PhD, Director of the Ludwig Center and Professor of Cell Biology
Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Featured Mentors

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