2019 Andrea Gianaris Pancreatic Cancer Symposium Agenda

8:00 AM Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:45 AM

Welcome and Introduction

Patrick J. Loehrer, M.D.
Indiana University Distinguished Professor
Associate Dean for Cancer Research
Director, Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center
H.H. Gregg Professor of Oncology
Professor of Medicine
IU School of Medicine

8:50 AM


9:00 AM

Session 1: Stephen Leach, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Preston T. and Virginia R. Kelsey Distinguished Chair in Cancer
Professor of Molecular and Systems Oncology
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Title: “Mixed messages: Altered mRNA splicing in pancreatic cancer”

10:00-10:15 AM Coffee Break

10:15 AM-11:15 AM

Session 2: David A. Boothman, Ph.D.
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Professor of Hematology-Oncology
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
IU School of Medicine

Associate Director of Translational Research, IU Simon Cancer Center
Title: “Exploiting a ‘kiss of death’ for pancreatic cancer therapy”

11:15-11:30 AM Questions / Coffee Break

11:30-12:30 PM

Session 3: Gloria M. Peterson, Ph.D.
Professor of Epidemiology
Purvis and Roberta Tabor Professor
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Deputy Director for Population Sciences, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

12:30-1:30 PM Lunch and Poster Session Review

1:30-2:30 PM


2:30 PM

Closing Remarks with Patrick J. Loehrer, M.D.

Abstract Submission