Free

University of Illinois Cancer Center Dr. Tapas Das Gupta Symposium

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

University of Illinois

Student Center West, 2nd Floor

Thompson Rooms A, B, C

Chicago, IL 60612

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

On behalf of Dr. Winn and the University of Illinois Cancer Center we invite you to join us at our first inaugural address on October 11, 2017.

Remarks by UI Cancer Center Director, Dr. Robert Winn
Head of the UIC Dept. of Surgery, Dr. Enrico Benedetti
Tapas Das Gupta, MD

Guest Speakers:
Raghu Kalluri, MD, PhD, MD
Linda Malkas, PhD
Graham Colditz, MD, DrPH

Tentative Program includes:

  • 8:30-9:00: Registration
  • 9:00-9:30: Remarks by UI Cancer Center Director, Dr. Robert Winn
    Head of the UIC Dept. of Surgery, Dr. Enrico Benedetti
    Tapas Das Gupta, MD
  • 9:30-9:45: Cancer Historian
  • 9:45-10:00: The Cancer Center Director will talk about the importance and benefits of NCI designation for his/her institution, address the significance of inter and intra-programmatic collaboration among members and share lessons learned
  • 10:00-10:45: Presentation by Raghu Kalluri, MD Anderson-Topic: TBD
  • 10:45-11:30: Presentation by Linda Malkas, PhD, City of Hope Cancer Center- Cancer Biologist/Translation Scientist-Topic TBD
  • 11:30-12:15: Presentation Graham Colditz, MD, DrPH-General Topic: TBD
  • 12:15-1:00: Lunch
  • 1:00-2:30: Breakout sessions facilitated by UI Cancer Center Program leaders/Associate Directors
  • 2:30-3:00: Wrap-up
Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

University of Illinois

Student Center West, 2nd Floor

Thompson Rooms A, B, C

Chicago, IL 60612

Save This Event

Event Saved