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VaDDRx: Emerging Targets, Technologies & Therapeutics-Cancer & Neuroscience

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110 Shenandoah Avenue Northwest

Roanoke, VA 24016

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REGISTRATION RATES: BY MAY 10 - Faculty $150; Post-Docs & Staff $150; Students $60

MAY 11 - 21 -- Faculty $200; Post-Docs & Staff $200; Students $80

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LODGING RESERVATIONS

Use this link to receive the special room rate ($111) at the Hotel Roanoke until April 19. April 20 rates will increase.

SUBMIT A POSTER

At least 4 prizes will be presented. The categories are "Best Poster Presentation-Students", "Best Poster Presentation-Postdoctoral Fellow", "Best Abstract-Student", "Best Abstract-Postdoctoral Fellow". Each award may carry a cash value of up to $50.


KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Susan Amara, PhD - Scientific Director, NIMH, TITLE: "Dynamic Regulation of Signaling in Dopamine Neurons: New Pathways for Neuropsychiatric Drug Discovery"
Laura M. Bohn, PhD - Professor, Department of Molecular Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, TITLE: "Harnessing Opiod Receptor Function to Improve Physiological Responses"
Susan Horwitz, PhD - Falkenstein Chair in Cancer Research, Dept. of Molecular Pharmacology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, TITLE: "Taxol, Tubulin, and Tumors: A Story of Drug Development"

Special Note: Susan Band Horwitz, Ph.D., has been named one of seven winners of the 2019 Canada Gairdner Award, the country’s highest scientific prize.
Donna Huryn, PhD - Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, TITLE: "Development of Novel Inhibitors of the AAA ATPase p97 to Interrogate Novel Biology and Fuel Drug Discovery
Judy Leopold, PhD - Co-Director, Experimental Therapeutics Program, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center TITLE: "Precision Polypharmacology: A Rational Design Approach to Cancer Drug Resistance"
Craig Lindsley, PhD - William K. Warren, Jr. Chair in Medicine, Professor of Pharmacology and Chemistry, Vanderbilt University TITLE: "CNS Drug Discovery in an Academic Environment"

B. Frank Gupton, PhD - Medicine for All Institute, Floyd D Gottwald Chair of Pharmaceutical Engineering, Department Chair - Chemical and Life Science Engineering, Virginia Commonwealth University



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