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NCI at AACR 2013: Advancing Cancer Care through Quality Research

Tuesday, April 9

NCI-SPONSORED SESSIONS and SESSIONS FEATURING NCI STAFF

Tuesday, April 9

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Immune Reconstitution Following Lymphodepleting Cancer Therapy: Does It Matter?

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Location: Room 150

Speakers:

  • Crystal L. Mackall, Center for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD

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The HMO Cancer Research Network: A Research Resource within Health Care Delivery Systems
NCI-SPONSORED SESSION

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Location: Room 140

Speakers:

  • Vincent Paul Doria-Rose, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Lawrence H. Kushi, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA
  • Jessica Chubak, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA
  • Kathleen Mazor, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
  • Alyce S. Adams, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA

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BRAF Pathway Inhibitors in Melanoma: Where Do We Go from Here?

8:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Location: Room 202

Speakers:

Chairperson: Richard M. Marais, Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Richard M. Marais
  • Deborah Morrison, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Martin McMahon, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA
  • Roger S. Lo, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

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Alliance of Glycobiologists for Detection of Cancer: A Trans-NIH Initiative for Cancer Glycobiology
NCI-SPONSORED SESSION

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Location: Room 140

Speakers:

  • Sudhir Srivastava, Division of Cancer Prevention, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Karl Krueger, Division of Cancer Prevention, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Pamela Anne Marino, National Institute of General Medical Sciences, Bethesda, MD
  • Rita Sarkar, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD

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Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research: R&D Capabilities and Collaboration Opportunities
NCI-SPONSORED SESSION

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Room 140

Speakers:

Moderator: Atsuo Kuki, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Atsuo Kuki
  • Gordon Whiteley, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Serguei V. Kozlov, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Douglas R. Gaum, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Ligia Pinto, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Bruce J. Crise, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD

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NCI Resources to Catalyze Drug Development for Cancer Treatment and Prevention
NCI-SPONSORED SESSION

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Room 140

Speakers:

Moderator: Michael Weingarten, Small Business Innovation Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD

  • Michael Difilippantonio, Office of the Director, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Michael Weingarten
  • Joseph E. Tomaszewski, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Vernon E. Steele, Division of Cancer Prevention, NCI, Bethesda, MD

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Molecular Targets for the Prevention and Treatment of Tumors Caused by Oncogenic Viruses

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Room 202

Speakers:

Chairperson: Douglas R. Lowy, Office of the Director, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • John Ward, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
  • Yuan Chang, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Roland Schmitz, Center for Cancer Research, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Douglas R. Lowy

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Funding Opportunities for Cancer Research at Multiple NIH Institutes and Centers with NIH Experts

1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Room 140

Speakers:

  • Phuong Kim Pham, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • Rajeev K. Agarwal, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, NCI, Bethesda, MD
  • Philip J. Brooks, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH, Rockville, MD
  • Jane W. Fountain, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • Nancy L. Di Fronzo, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • Pamela A. Marino, National Institute of General Medical Sciences, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • Kimberly A. McAllister, National Institute of Environmental Health Services, NIH, Research Triangle Park, NC
  • Syed Musaddaq Quadri, Center for Scientific Review, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • Helen Quill, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • Sundaresan Venkatachalam, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, NIH, Bethesda, MD

 


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Meet and Greet the Director and Branch Chiefs of NCI’s Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD)

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: MICR Networking Resource Center, AACR Central

Speakers:

  • Sanya A. Springfield, Ph.D., Director, Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, NCI
  • H. Nelson Aguila, D.V.M., Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, NCI
  • Rina Das, Ph.D., Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, NCI
  • Emmanuel A. Taylor, Dr.P.H., Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, NCI
  • Mary Ann S. Van Duyn, Ph.D., M.P.H., Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, NCI

 


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Drug Discovery in Industry, Academia, and Government: What Is the Track Record?

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Room 202

Speakers:

Moderator: Frank McCormick, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA

  • Julian Adams, Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Cambridge, MA
  • Michael Morrissey, Exelixis, South San Francisco, CA
  • Michael A. White, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Jerry M. Collins, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, NCI, Bethesda, MD