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K12 Paul Calabresi Oncology Research Day

12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC) - Seminar Room A
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Friday, November 15, 2019
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
EPNEC, Seminar Room A

12:00 p.m. | Introduction and Lunch

12:30 p.m. | Keynote Presentation
John DiPersio, MD, PhD
“Building a Career in Oncology”

K12 Scholar Presentations:

1:15 p.m. | Felicia Gomez, PhD
“Ultra-deep Sequencing of Classical Hodgkin lymphoma (cHL) Reveals Novel Somatic Mutations and Exemplifies the Utility of Deep Sequencing in the                                             Characterization of Rare Malignant Cells.”

1:35 p.m. | Tanner Johanns, MD, PhD
“Identification of Novel Immunogenic Targets for the Treatment of Glioblastoma”

1:55 p.m. | Michael Alberti, MD, PhD
“Mutant U2AF1S34F and U2AF1Q157PR Induce Distinct RNA Splicing and Hematopoietic Phenotypes in Vivo”


2:30 p.m. | Francesca Ferraro, MD, PhD
“The Molecular Basis of Favorable Risk AML”

2:50 p.m. | Jeffrey Ward, MD, PhD
“Remodeling of Intratumoral Lymphoid and Myeloid Compartments by Effective Cancer Immunotherapies”

3:10 p.m. | Presentation/ Talk
Todd Fehniger, MD, PhD
“Getting Funded: Do’s and Don’ts”

4:00 p.m. | Reception in EPNEC Lobby Area