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CDRD Headquarters

UBC Pharmaceutical Sciences Building

2405 Wesbrook Mall

Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3

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CDRD, Canada's national drug development and commercialization engine, is hosting a symposium "Novel strategies in cancer immunotherapy." Full event details at: www.cdrd.ca/events/immunotherapy/

Join us and top cancer researchers and clinicians from across Canada to learn about recent advances in immunotherapy, outcomes, lessons learned and discuss where we are headed.

The agenda includes short and concise talks, a moderated panel discussion, and opportunities to network and explore potential partnerships and collaborations.

There is no charge to attend. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Agenda:

8:30 – 8:45am: Continental breakfast

8:50 – 9:00am: Welcoming remarks and brief overview of CDRD Immunotherapy Initiative

9:00 – 9:40am: “The power of the fish for immunotherapy research” - Dr. Jason Berman (MSC Clinician Scientist in Pediatric Oncology, IWK Health Centre)

9:40 – 10:00am: Dr. Brad Nelson (Director and Distinguished Scientist, Deeley Research Centre, BC Cancer Agency)

10:00 – 10:20am: Dr. Rebecca Auer (Scientist, Cancer Therapeutics Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute)

10:20 – 10:50am: Coffee break and networking

10:50 – 11:10am: Dr. Carl Hansen (CEO & President, Co-Founder, AbCellera)

11:10 – 11:30am: Dr. Rob Holt (Distinguished Scientist, BC Cancer Agency)

11:30 – 11:50am: Dr. Thomas Kislinger (Senior Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre)

11:50am – 12:50pm: Peter Klein (UBC), Moderated Panel Discussion, Q&A session

12:50 – 1:50pm: Networking lunch

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CDRD Headquarters

UBC Pharmaceutical Sciences Building

2405 Wesbrook Mall

Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3

Canada

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