The American Association for the Advancement of Science and Science Translational Medicine are pleased to honor
Li Ma, Ph.D.
of The University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Jeffrey W. Tyner, Ph.D
of the Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer Institute
winners of the 2nd annual
AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award,
given to young cancer researchers who have made outstanding contributions to the field
You are invited to hear Dr. Ma talk about metastasis suppressors in breast cancer, and Dr. Tyner will discuss the application of new genomic techniques to personalize treatments for leukemia patients. Join us for these two lectures and award ceremony on
Monday, July 7, 2014
11:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
(luncheon reception to follow)
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892
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