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Research & Education Day

Oncology Research & Education Day is organized by the Strategic Training Program in Cancer Research and Technology Transfer (CaRTT) and the Department of Oncology at Western University.

WELCOME

June 17, 2016 - 13th Annual

The 13th Annual Oncology Research & Education Day is an all-day event held at:
The Lamplighter Inn, Friday, June 17, 2016

This annual event is an opportunity for scientists, clinicians, graduate students and Post-Doctoral fellows to share cancer research discoveries and promote cancer research collaboration and training.

 

PLENARY SPEAKER

E Mardis

2016 Robert Owen Lecturer
Dr. Elaine R. Mardis

Elaine R. Mardis, Ph.D.
Robert E. and Louise F. Dunn Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Co-director, McDonnell Genome Institute at Washington University
Washington University School of Medicine

It is a pleasure to announce that Dr. Elaine Mardis will be our keynote speaker for this year's event. Her talk will be entitled:

"Translating the Cancer Genome"

ABSTRACT GUIDELINES & REGISTRATION

DEADLINE LINK
ABSTRACTS Friday, April 29, 2016 - NOON 

Abstract guidelines

REGISTRATION Friday June 10, 2016 - NOON  REGISTER

Event Schedule

Event Sponsors

Oncology Research & Education Day Abstract Submission

POSTER PRESENTATION INFORMATION

All posters MUST be posted prior to the beginning of the event, which begins promptly at 8am. Posters will be affixed to the boards using sticky velcro tabs that will be provided on the day of the event. You will be assigned a poster number which will denote the location of your poster. New Posters must be no larger than 4ft x 4ft. If your poster was used for a previous event and is larger, please indicate this with your submission.

Poster assignments

Map of poster display


ORAL PRESENTATION INFORMATION

Abstracts that are chosen for oral presentation will be data rich, and at a professional level. Those selected for oral presentation will be asked to submit their PowerPoint presentation by noon, Friday, June 10, 2016. Detailed instructions will follow. This will allow the AV professional to identify potential problems with images, movies, etc. prior to the event. A laser pointer will be provided. The session Moderator will keep all speakers on time (10 minute talk + 5 minutes for questions).

If you are not a member of the Department of Oncology or the CaRTT STP and are interested in participating, please contact Christine Koustrup at christine.koustrup@lhsc.on.ca

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Fred Dick, PhD
Peter Ferguson, PhD
Alex Hammond, MD
Jim Koropatnick, PhD
Joe Mymryk, PhD
Chris Pin, PhD
David Rodenhiser, PhD
Caroline Schild-Poulter, PhD
Eric Winquist, MD
Christine Koustrup

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