2017 Course Schedule
32nd Annual Critical Issues in Tumor Microenvironment: Angiogenesis, Metastasis and Immunology

Tuesday September 5, 2017


7:30 A.M. Registration
8:00 A.M. Continental Breakfast
8:30 A.M. Opening Remarks Rakesh K. Jain
9:00 A.M. Tumor Microenvironment I: Angiogenesis and Vascular Function Rakesh K. Jain
9:40 A.M. Q&A
10:00 A.M. Coffee Break, Networking
10:30 A.M. Tumor Microenvironment II: Vascular Normalization Hypothesis and Biomarkers Rakesh K. Jain
11:40 A.M. Q&A
Noon Lunch on site
1:30 P.M. Heterogeneity Through Space and Time Drives the Clinical Behaviour of Childhood Medulloblastoma Michael D. Taylor
2:40 P.M. Q&A
3:00 P.M. Coffee Break, Networking
3:30 P.M. Tumor Microenvironment III: Interstitium, Lymphatics and Metastasis Rakesh K. Jain
4:40 P.M. Q&A
5:00 P.M. Adjourn

Wednesday September 6, 2017

8:00 A.M. Continental Breakfast
8:30 A.M. Cancer Immunology: An Overview Arlene Sharpe
9:40 A.M. Q&A
10:00 A.M. Coffee Break, Networking
10:30 A.M. Antiangiogenesis and Immune Checkpoint Combinations for the Treatment of Cancer F. Steven Hodi, Jr
11:40 A.M. Q&A
Noon Lunch Break (on your own)
1:30 P.M. Fibroblast Heterogeneity in Solid Tumors: Implications for Pancreatic Cancer David Tuveson
2:40 P.M. Q&A
3:00 P.M. Coffee Break, Networking
3:30 P.M. Targeting Breast Cancer Metastases Patricia Steeg
4:40 P.M. Q&A
5:00 P.M. Adjourn

Thursday September 7, 2017

8:00 A.M. Continental Breakfast
8:30 A.M. New Approaches in Imaging and Sensing of Drug Action Ralph Weissleder
9:40 A.M. Q&A
10:00 A.M. Coffee Break, Networking
10:30 A.M. Inflammation and Cancer: Response and Resistance Programs Regulated by Leukocytes Lisa M. Coussens
11:40 A.M. Q&A
Noon Lunch Break (on your own)
1:30 P.M. A Systems Approach to Human Immunology and Tumor Immunity Nir Hacohen
2:40 P.M. Q&A
3:00 P.M. Coffee Break, Networking
3:30 P.M. Mechanisms of Malignant Progression Robert A. Weinberg
4:40 P.M. Q&A
5:00 P.M. Adjourn

Friday September 8, 2017

8:00 A.M. Continental Breakfast
8:30 A.M. Determinants of How Tumors Use Metabolism to Support Growth Matthew Vander Heiden
9:40 A.M. Q&A
10:00 A.M. Coffee Break, Networking
10:30 A.M. Lessons from Clinical Trials of Targeted Therapies for Cancer George W. Sledge, Jr
11:40 A.M. Q&A
12:00 P.M. Lunch on site
1:30 P.M. Mining the Human Proteome: Biomarker Discovery for Human Cancer and Its Metastases Marsha A. Moses
2:40 P.M. Q&A
3:00 P.M. Coffee Break, Networking
3:30 P.M. Lessons Learned from Developing Metastatic Disease Models in Mice for Improving Experimental Therapeutics Robert S. Kerbel
4:40 P.M. Q&A
5:00 P.M. Summary and closing remarks Rakesh K. Jain
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