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40th Anniversary Norris Cotton Cancer Center Scientific Symposium

On Friday, November 9th, Norris Cotton Cancer Center is  pleased to present its 40th Anniversary Scientific Symposium for cancer professionals. During this full-day educational event our top investigators will share their most exciting findings and visions for the future.

40th Anniversary Norris Cotton Cancer Center Scientific Symposium
Friday, November 9, 2012
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Barbara E. Rubin Building
Auditorium E

10:00 a.m. Registration & reception  
10:30 a.m. Opening Remarks
Mark A. Israel, MD
Director, Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics

Yolanda Sanchez, PhD
Associate Director for Basic Science, Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology

 Mark A. Israel, MD

Yolanda Sanchez, PhD

11:00 a.m. Liberating the Immune System to Cure Human Cancers...
Targeting of Negative Checkpoint Regulators

Randolph J. Noelle, PhD
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology

Randolph J. Noelle, PhD
11:30 a.m. Finding Signals in the Noise:
Phosphoproteomics to Study Cancer Cell Signaling

Scott A. Gerber, PhD
Associate Professor of Genetics and Biochemistry

 Scott A. Gerber, PhD
12:00 p.m. Luncheon for Participants
Barbara E. Rubin Building Atrium, Level 6
 
1:30 p.m.

Keynote Address: Surprising Insights into BRCA1 Function

David M. Livingston, MD
Emil Frei Professor of Genetics and Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Deputy Director, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center

 David M. Livingston, MD
2:30 p.m. Nanotechnology in Cancer Treatment: Hope, Hype, and Reality

P. Jack Hoopes, DVM, PhD
Professor of Surgery, Medicine, and Engineering
 P. Jack Hoopes, DVM, PhD
3:00 p.m.

Know Your Chances: Making Sense of Cancer Risk

Steven Woloshin, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine, Community & Family Medicine, and of The Dartmouth Institute

Lisa M. Schwartz, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine, Community & Family Medicine, and of The Dartmouth Institute

 Lisa M. Schwarts and Seven Woloshin
3:30 p.m. Media, Marketing, and Cancer Risk Behaviors in Youth

James D. Sargent, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Community & Family Medicine, and of The Dartmouth Institute
Co-Director, Norris Cotton Cancer Center Cancer Control Program
 James D. Sargent, MD
4:00 p.m. Scientific Poster Session and Reception
Barbara E. Rubin Building Atrium, Level 7
 

Registration required. For information, contact Paula Therrien at (603) 653-3619

October 29, 2012