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RSM Programs and Initiatives

Radiation Science and Medicine

March 2-3, 2021
Virtual Special Conference

Conference Cochairs
Mary Helen Barcellos-Hoff, University of California, San Francisco, California
Charles G. Drake, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
David R. Gius, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois
Ester M. Hammond, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
Conchita Vens, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, Netherlands

The first AACR Special Conference on Radiation Science and Medicine, in association with the AACR Radiation Science and Medicine Working Group, will be an exciting, interdisciplinary review of the current and future use of radiation in cancer care. The conference research topics span basic, translational, and clinical radiation advances in a format to foster collaborative interactions among radiation scientists at all career stages.

Topics to be presented will include:

  • Exploiting the DNA Damage Response
  • Hypoxia
  • Immunotherapy
  • Limiting Late Effects: Physics, Biology and Genetics
  • Molecular Predictions
  • Sirtuins, Cell Homeostasis, and Metabolism

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