In English | En español
Questions About Cancer? 1-800-4-CANCER

NCI at AACR 2012: Supporting the Journey from Bench to Bedside

Page Options

  • Print This Page
  • Email This Document

Popular Resources

Sunday, April 1

NCI SPONSORED SESSIONS and SESSIONS FEATURING NCI STAFF

Sunday, April 1

Add to Outlook Calendar Add to Outlook

NIH Grants Session: Changes in Review, Funding, and Funding Opportunities at the NCI
NCI SPONSORED SESSION

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Location: Room W194

Speakers:

  • Suresh Mohla, (Chair), Division of Cancer Biology, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Anglea Ng, Center for Scientific Research, NIH, Bethesda, MD

Add to Outlook Calendar Add to Outlook

The Cancer Biology Revolution: From Concept to Clinic
Plenary Session

9:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Location: Room W375

Speakers:

  • Louis M. Staudt, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD

Add to Outlook Calendar Add to Outlook

NCI Funding and Training Opportunities in Cancer Research
NCI SPONSORED SESSION

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Room W194

Speakers:

  • Ming Lei, (Chair), Center for Cancer Training, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Jonathan S. Wiest, (Chair), Center for Cancer Training, NCI, Bethesda, MD

Add to Outlook Calendar Add to Outlook

Thyroid Carcinogenesis Following Radiation

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Room S106

Speakers:

  • Yuri E. Nikiforov, (Chair), University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Elizabeth Cardis, (Chair), Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona, Spain
  • Tania Bogdanova, Institute of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Andre Bouville, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Arthur B. Schneider, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

Add to Outlook Calendar Add to Outlook

DNA Damage Repair and Cancer Therapy

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Room S103

Speakers:

  • Alan D. D’Andrea, (Chair), Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
  • Mary Helen Barcellos-Hoff, New York University, New York, NY
  • Andre Nussenzweig, Center for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Tanya T. Paull, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

Add to Outlook Calendar Add to Outlook

The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) – A Rapidly Expanding Community Resource: Status, Review of Data Dissemination
NCI SPONSORED SESSION

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Room W194

Speakers:

  • Kenna Shaw, (Chair), Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Brad Ozenberger, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • Greg Eley, Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Raju Kucherlapti, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • Josh Stuart, University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

Add to Outlook Calendar Add to Outlook

Challenging Conventional Cancer Care: The Untold Story of Tobacco’s Effect on Cancer Biology, Treatment Response, and Survival

3:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Location: Room W178

Speakers:

  • Roy S. Herbst (Chair), Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, New Haven, CT
  • Graham W. Warren, Roswell Park Cancer Inst., Buffalo, NY
  • Paul M. Cinciripini, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
  • Benjamin A. Toll. Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, New Haven, CT
  • Robert T. Croyle, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, NCI, Bethesda, MD

Add to Outlook Calendar Add to Outlook

The NCI Therapeutically Applicable Research to Generate Effective Treatments (TARGET) Initiative: Using Large-Scale Genomics to Identify Novel Therapeutic Targets for Childhood Cancers
NCI SPONSORED SESSION

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Room W194

Speakers:

  • Malcolm A. Smith, (Chair), Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Jaime M. Guidry Auvil, (Chair), Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Tanja M. Davidsen, Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Stephen P. Hunger, University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, CO
  • Robert Arceci, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, MD
  • John M. Maris, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
  • Chin Lau, Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers, Houston, TX
  • Elizabeth Perlman, Children’s Memorial Research Center, Chicago, IL