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NCI at AACR 2013: Advancing Cancer Care through Quality Research

Sunday, April 7

NCI-SPONSORED SESSIONS and SESSIONS FEATURING NCI STAFF

Sunday, April 7

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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 140

Speakers:

Moderator: Suresh Mohla, Division of Cancer Biology, NCI, Bethesda, MD

  • Angela Y. Ng, NIH-CSR, Bethesda, MD
  • Elizabeth Woodhouse, Division of Cancer Biology, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Suresh Mohla

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NCI Funding and Training Opportunities in Cancer Research
NCI-SPONSORED SESSION

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Room 140

Speakers:

Moderator: Ming Lei, Center for Cancer Training, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Jonathan S. Wiest, Center for Cancer Training, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Sonia B. Jakowlew, Center for Cancer Training, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Susan N. Perkins, Center for Cancer Training, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Michael Schmidt, Center for Cancer Training, NCI, Bethesda, MD

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Lymphoid Malignancies

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Room 151

Speakers:

Co-Chairpersons: Peter J. Campbell, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, United Kingdom, and Louis M. Staudt, Center for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Peter J. Campbell
  • Mignon Loh, University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • Riccardo Dalla-Favera, Columbia University Institute for Cancer Genetics, New York, NY
  • Louis M. Staudt

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Advancing Scientific Progress through Genomic Data Sharing: Access and Analysis
NCI-SPONSORED SESSION

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Room 140

Speakers:

Moderator: Elizabeth M. Gillanders, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
  • Elizabeth M. Gillanders
  • Nancy J. Cox, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • Stephen T. Sherry, National Library of Medicine, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Stephen H. Friend, Sage Bionetworks, Seattle, WA
  • Brandon L. Pierce, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

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Meet the MICR Council

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: AACRcentral, Hall A-C

Speakers:

  • Sanya Springfield, Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, NCI, Bethesda, MD

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Meet the WICR Council

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: AACRcentral, Hall A-C

Speakers:

  • Worta McCaskill-Stevens, Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, NCI, Bethesda, MD

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Federally Supported Cancer Biospecimen Resources Available to the Research Community
NCI-SPONSORED SESSION

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Room 140

Speakers:

  • Irina A. Lubensky, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • William E. Grizzle, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
  • Mark A. Watson, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • Christopher A. Moskaluk, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
  • Bruce J. Trock, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
  • Leah E. Mechanic, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Kathryn Hughes Barry, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Claire Zhu, Division of Cancer Prevention, NCI, Bethesda, MD