42nd Annual UNC Lineberger Scientific Symposium

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center will host its 42nd annual scientific symposium on April 2-3, 2018, at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC. The meeting's theme will be "Genome Instability in Cancer: Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities."

42nd Annual UNC Lineberger Scientific Symposium: "Genome Instability in Cancer: Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities"

April 2-3, 2018

The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, Chapel Hill, NC

Registration and lodging information will be updated in 2018. 

Organizers

Albert S. Baldwin, PhD, Gaorav Gupta, MD, PhD, Dale A. Ramsden, PhD

Confirmed Speakers

Junjie Chen, MDChair, Department of Experimental Radiation Oncology, Division of Radiation OncologyMD Anderson Cancer Center
Luis A. Diaz, Jr., MDHead, Division of Solid Tumor OncologyMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Roger Greenberg, MD, PhDProfessor, Cancer BiologyAbramson Family Cancer Research Institute, The Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Sue Jinks-Robertson, PhDDirector, Cell and Molecular Biology ProgramDuke University School of Medicine
Michael B. Kastan, MD, PhDExecutive DirectorDuke Cancer Institute, Duke University
Elise C. Kohn, MD Head, Gynecologic Cancer Therapeutics National Cancer Institute
Andre Nussenzweig, PhD Chief, Laboratory of Genome Integrity National Cancer Institute
John Petrini, PhD Director, The Functional Genomics Initiative; Chair, Molecular Biology Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Jeff Sekelsky, PhD Professor, Genetics and Molecular Biology UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Scott Williams, PhD Deputy Chief, Genome Integrity and Structural Biology Laboratory NIEHS
Alan D'Andrea, MD Director, Center for DNA Damage and Repair Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School
Dorothy Erie, PhD Professor, Scanning Force Microscopy, Biological Chemistry UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Gaorav Gupta, MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Division of Radiation Oncology, UNC School of Medicine UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Jan Karlseder, PhD Professor, Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory Salk Institute
David Kirsch, MD, PhD Professor and Vice Chair for Basic & Translational Research, Department of Radiation Oncology, Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Cancer Biology Duke Radiation Oncology, Duke University School of Medicine
Thomas Kunkel, PhD Head, DNA Replication Fidelity Group within the Genome Integrity and Structural Biology Laboratory NIEHS
Tanya Paull, PhD Professor, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Texas at Austin

Dale A. Ramsden, PhD

Professor & Director of Graduate Studies, Biochemistry and Biophysics, Cancer Genetics UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

Cyrus Vaziri, PhD

Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center


For more information:

Melissa Mack, Symposium Administrator
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Telephone: 919-966-0509
Fax: 919-966-3015