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UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center 19th Annual Research Retreat

Monday, October 30, 2017 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM (CDT)

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Type End Quantity
Attendee (No Poster Competition) Oct 30, 2017 Free  
Poster Competition (Durant Junior Investigator) Oct 30, 2017 Free  
Poster Competition (Durant Resident Trainee/Postdoctoral Award) Oct 30, 2017 Free  
Poster Competition (Durant Graduate Student) Oct 30, 2017 Free  
Poster Competition (Bailey Award for Excellence in Cancer Prevention & Control Research) Oct 30, 2017 Free  
Poster Competition (Chaudhuri Award for Excellence in Cancer Research Oct 30, 2017 Free  
Poster Competition (Soong Award for Excellence in Biostatistics & Bioinformatics Research) Oct 30, 2017 Free  
Poster Competition (CaRES Program) Oct 30, 2017 Free  
Poster (Open Category - NonAward) Oct 30, 2017 Free  

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Metabolism and Cancer

The Comprehensive Cancer Center Annual Research Retreat is an opportunity to stimulate interdisciplinary research collaboration and development among cancer researchers. This event is free and open to faculty, trainees and staff engaged in cancer research.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

 

Utpal Banerjee, Ph.D.

Irving and Jean Stone Endowed Chair in Life Sciences,

Molecular, Cell and Developmental BiologyUniversity of California, Los Angeles

 

William G. Kaelin, Jr., M.D.

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Investigator, Howard Hughes Institute

 

Jeffrey Rathmell, Ph.D.

Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology

Director, Vanderbilt Center for Immunobiology

 

Kathryn E. Wellen, Ph.D.

Assoicate Professor, Department of Cancer Biology

Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania

 

RETREAT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Presentations by experts in Metabolism and Cancer
  • Annual poster competition and awards
  • Cancer research poster displays (non-competitive)
  • Shared Facility displays

POSTER COMPETITION

The Comprehensive Cancer Center recognizes junior faculty, postdoctoral fellows, resident trainees, and graduate students for their scientific creativity in cancer research, cancer prevention and control research, and cancer biostatistics/bioinformatics research. Eligible participants may submit an abstract of their original cancer research for presentation as a poster to compete for first, second, and third place cash awards. Posters entered in the competition are evaluated and scored by a panel of judges during Poster Sessions on meeting day. Awards are presented at the end of the meeting.

Further details on poster competition categories can be accessed at http://www3.ccc.uab.edu/research/research-retreat/.

 

SHARED FACILITY EXHIBITS

The Comprehensive Cancer Center Shared Facilities provide state-of-the-art instrumentation and a variety of services to cancer researchers. Our experienced personnel will be available for consultation and to answer questions about usage. Shared Facility exhibits are located adjacent to the Poster displays.

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Sheraton Hotel Ballroom
2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd N
Birmingham, AL 35203

Monday, October 30, 2017 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM (CDT)


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