Cancer Research Day
The IU Simon Cancer Center’s Cancer Research Day is 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 17 in the IUPUI Campus Center, 420 University Blvd., Indianapolis.
The day’s agenda is:
Symposium, Theater Level (lower level)
Sophie Paczensy, M.D., Ph.D.
“ST2: A Journey from Omics to Therapeutics”
Yan Liu, Ph.D.
“Gain of Function Mutant p53 Drives the Development of Pre-leukemic Hematopoietic Stem Cells through Epigenetic Modulations”
Utpal Dave, Ph.D.
“LIM Domain Only-2 and Cooperating Factors in T-cell Leukemia/Lymphoma”
Reuben Kapur, Ph.D.
“Role of Inflammation in Myeloid Neoplasms”
G. David Roodman, M.D., Ph.D.
“Targeting Long Term Suppression of Bone Formation in Myeloma”
10:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m.
Poster and abstract presentation, 450A, B,C
Poster judging is 10:30 a.m. to noon. Presenters must be at their posters at this time.
Keynote Address, Theater level (lower level)
Markus Muschen, M.D., Ph.D., presents “Clonal selection in B cell malignancies.” Dr. Muschen is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Faculty Scholar; Lee Foundation Professor in Pediatrics, founding chair of the Department of Systems Biology of Beckman Research Institute; and associate director of pediatric oncology, City of Hope.
Awards Presentation, Theater level (lower level)