UNC Colorectal Cancer Retreat

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center is hosting the UNC Colorectal Cancer Retreat to bring together researchers, clinicians, and trainees at UNC and NC State who are actively working in colorectal cancer research and patient care.

  • UNC Colorectal Cancer Retreat
  • 2017-08-21T12:30:00-04:00
  • 2017-08-21T17:00:00-04:00
  • UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center is hosting the UNC Colorectal Cancer Retreat to bring together researchers, clinicians, and trainees at UNC and NC State who are actively working in colorectal cancer research and patient care.
When Aug 21, 2017 from 12:30 PM to 05:00 PM (EST / UTC-400)
Where Carolina Club Alumni Center, 150 Stadium Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Contact Name
Contact Phone 919-966-0509
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The retreat's goals are to promote discussions about current projects, build collaborations, identify research priorities and funding opportunities, and expand research and clinical efforts in colorectal cancer at UNC.

Light refreshments will be available.

The retreat is free but pre-registration is requested.

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Agenda:

12:30 pmGathering & Welcome
12:30-12:45 pm Context and Goals of Retreat, Announcement of Award Competition
12:45-1:21 pm

Presentations:

  • Andrew Wang, MD – nanotechnology
  • Stephanie Wheeler, PhD, MPH – screening
  • Michael Lee, MD – molecular therapeutics
  • Katrina Ellis, PhD – survivorship, disparities
1:21-1:40 pm  Introductions/Break/Networking
1:40-2:25 pm 

Presentations:

  • David Lalush, PhD – imaging
  • Leaf Huangm, PhD/Wantong Song, PhD - immunotherapy
  • Justin Trogdon, PhD – care delivery, network analysis
  • Jennifer Lafata, PhD – screening decision making
  • Shawn Gomez, EngScD – computational biology, informatics
2:20–2:45 pm

Break /Networking/Eclipse observation – (Bring your glasses!)

2:45-3:39 pm 

Presentations:

  • David Zaharoff, PhD – immunotherapy
  • Leeza Park, MD – decision-making, survivorship (not yet confirmed)
  • Andrew Wang, MD – tissue engineered metastasis models and circulating tumor cells
  • Joel Tepper, MD/Julian Rosenman, MD – screening (not yet confirmed)
  • Albritton group – colon chip model  - (not yet confirmed)
  • John Baron, MD, MS, MSc – clinical epidemiology
3:39-4:00 pm

Break/Networking

4:00-4:39 pm

Presentations:

  • Adrienne Cox, PhD/Channing Der, PhD – drug discovery
  • Seth Crockett, MD, MPH – serrated pathway
  • Tope Keku, PhD – microbiome (not yet confirmed)
  • Dan Reuland, MD, MPH – screening
  • Jenny Ting, PhD – immune signaling
  • Karyn Stitzenberg, MD, MPH, FACS, – care delivery, quality of care, disparities

 

4:39-5:00 pm

Wrap-up