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LCI Basic/Translational Research Virtual Retreat

Location: Zoom

Start Date: Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 1:45 p.m.

End Date: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 8:30 a.m.

Contact: Melissa Huddleston

About the Event

The LCI Basic/Translational Research Retreat features keynote speaker Elana Fertig, Ph.D., as well as a series of presentations from LCI members across research programs, such as tumor immunology and microenvironment, molecular oncology, quantitative oncology and developmental therapeutics, that highlight innovative and collaborative work in cancer research. More speakers to be announced.

The retreat also includes short talks and a virtual poster session open to undergraduate and graduate students and postdoctoral scholars who performed scientific research relating to cancer in affiliation with a member of the Livestrong Cancer Institutes. The poster deadline is Oct. 22 at 5 p.m.

Fertig is an associate professor of oncology, director of the division/research program in quantitative sciences, co-director of the Convergence Institute and associate director of quantitative sciences at the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins University.

The retreat takes place from 1:45-4:30 p.m. on Nov. 16 and 8:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m. on Nov. 17.

Register to attend the retreat. Trainees may submit an abstract for a short talk or poster session.

Email Melissa Huddleston for more information.