Governor's Conference 2016

THE GOVERNOR'S CONFERENCE
ON EFFECTIVE PARTNERING IN CANCER RESEARCH
The Interface of Clinical and Translational Science

Wolfensohn Hall, Institute for Advanced Study

APRIL 8, 2016
 

8:55 am - 9:00 am
 
WELCOMING REMARKS
 
9:00 am - 10:00 am William Sellers
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
The Genetic Basis for Cancer Therapeutics
 
10:00 am - 11:00 am

 

William G. Kaelin, Jr.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Tackling the Off-Target Problem in Cancer Pharmacology
 
11:00 am - 11:30 am
 
BREAK - Bloomberg Hall Biology Atrium
 
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Jeffrey Engelman
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Evolution of Resistance to Targeted Therapies
 
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
 
LUNCH - Available in Institute Dining Hall
 
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
 
Ross L. Levine
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Role of Mutations in Epigenetic Regulators in Pathogenesis
of Myeloid Malignancies

 
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
 
AFTERNOON TEA - Fuld Hall Common Room
 
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm David A. Tuveson
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Organoid Models of Pancreatic Cancer
 
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm David T. Ting
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Circulating Tumor Cells: The "Liquid Biopsy"