Pediatric Cancer Research: From Basic Science to the Clinic

In association with the AACR Pediatric Cancer Working Group

December 3-6, 2017
Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center
Atlanta, Georgia

Conference Cochairs
Peter C. Adamson, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nada Jabado, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada
Charles W. M. Roberts, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee


This Special Conference will address the unique issues and challenges in investigating the biologic basis of childhood cancers and translating recent findings into new treatment approaches. Presentations will examine the most recent research on novel strategies for modeling pediatric cancers, genomics and clinical trials, epigenetics, and resistance and refractory/relapse. Strategies for translating basic science findings into treatments with a clinical impact will be featured, including the most up-to-date findings on targeted therapeutics and immunotherapy. Advances in new technologies to understand cancer will also be featured.

Continuing Medical Education Activity AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM available

Major Supporter
Loxo Oncology