Identification of the Platelet Derived Growth Factor Receptor as an Oncogenic Driver and Therapeutic Target in Kaposis's Sarcoma
Enrique A. Mesri, PhD, Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director, Director, Miami CFAR AIDS Malignancies Program, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Breakfast Seminar: Scott Ramsey, Public Health Sciences, Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research
Office hours for patient-reported outcomes (PRO) research Q&A and impromptu demonstrations of PRO-Core systems. No RSVP required!
Jessica Blackburn, PhD, Instructor in Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital
Breakfast Seminar: Daniel Mullins, Pharmaceutical Health Services Research Department, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
The Science of Breast Cancer Disparities: A Symposium in Honor of the Carolina Breast Cancer Study and Robert Millikan
This special symposium will honor the scientific contributions of Dr. Robert Millikan to understanding the causes of breast cancer, especially among African-American women. The symposium will provide an overview of the Carolina Breast Cancer Study the landmark study that Dr. Millikan led as well as a current perspective on the epidemiology and biology of breast cancer. The role of science and breast cancer advocacy, an area of commitment to Dr. Millikan, will also be discussed. Presentations will be provided by Dr. Millikan’s UNC colleagues and other national leaders in breast cancer research.