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.
Email Melissa Huddleston for more information.