Biotech China 2014
Advances in Cancer Research: From the Laboratory to the Clinic

Schedule of Presentations:

Sunday, March 16, 2008
13:00:00 Title to be announced Samir Khleif
13:00:00 COMPREHENSIVE CANCER CENTERS: IMPORTANCE, IMPACT, AND IMPLEMENTATION Jean-Pierre Armand
13:00:00 The Network of Cancer Centers in France: A Tool to Quickly Disseminate Ultra Sound Doppler as a Predictor Tool for Antiangiogenic Targeted Therapies Jean-Pierre Armand
13:00:00 Title to be announced William G Kaelin
13:00:00 Grant Writing and Funding Opportunities at the NCI Suresh Mohla
13:00:00 SESSION A: GRANT WRITING AND INTERNATIONAL FUNDING SOURCES Suresh Mohla
13:00:00 Contributions of Comprehensive Cancer Centers in Delivering Personalized Cancer Care William S Dalton
13:00:00 CONCURRENT EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS
13:00:00 Title to be announced Eileen P White
15:30:00 SESSION C: CLINICAL RESEARCH AND CLINICAL TRIAL DESIGN Alexander M. Eggermont
15:30:00 I Hate Writing and It Never Gets Any Easier R. Timothy Hunt
15:30:00 CONCURRENT EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS
15:30:00 Scientific Basis for the Design and Implementation of Clinical Trial Protocols Youcef M Rustum
15:30:00 A Rose between Two Thorns: Selecting the Right Journal Margaret A. Tucker
15:30:00 Dealing with the Necessary Evils: Editors and Reviewers Tom Curran
15:30:00 SESSION D: SCIENTIFIC WRITING AND THE PUBLICATION PROCESS Tom Curran
15:30:00 Clinical Targeting and Inhibition of Tyrosine Kinases in GIST and Sarcomas: Lessons for Cancer Therapy and Future Directions George Daniel Demetri
15:30:00 Translational Research Drives Clinical Research: From the Lab to the Clinic and Back to the Lab Alexander M. Eggermont
19:30:00 WELCOME AND KEYNOTE ADDRESS Samir Khleif
19:30:00 The Cell Cycle and Cancer R. Timothy Hunt
20:30:00 RECEPTION
Monday, March 17, 2008
08:30:00 SCIENTIFIC WORKSHOP I
08:30:00 Applications of Molecular Profiling to RNA Therapeutics Aimee L Jackson
08:30:00 RNAi, NON-CODING RNA, AND microRNA William C Hahn
08:30:00 Genetic Screens Identify Cancerous miRNAs Reuven Agami
08:30:00 The Role of microRNAs in the Pathogenesis of Human Cancer Carlo M Croce
08:30:00 Functional Genomics, Experimental Models, and Cancer William C Hahn
11:00:00 Regulation of Self Renewal in Normal Stem Cells and Cancer Michael F Clarke
11:00:00 Regulation of the Tumor Microenvironment Harold L Moses
11:00:00 SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM 1 TUMOR BIOLOGY Harold L Moses
11:00:00 Development of Antibody Fusion Proteins for Use in Breast and Solid Tumors Joseph D. Rosenblatt
11:00:00 Translating Metronomic Antiangiogenic Chemotherapy into the Clinic for Advanced Metastatic Cancer Robert S. Kerbel
13:00:00 POSTER SESSION A / LUNCH
15:00:00 Targeting the Hedgehog Pathway in Pediatric Brain Tumors Tom Curran
15:00:00 Targeting the IGF-IR-Mtor Signaling Pathway in Pediatric Sarcomas L. J. Helman
15:00:00 SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM 2
15:00:00 Targeting the Microenvironment in Novel Drug Discovery William S Dalton
15:00:00 NOVEL THERAPEUTICS William S Dalton
15:00:00 Therapeutic Opportunities in Kidney Cancer
17:15:00 PROFFERED TALKS SESSION I
19:15:00 KEYNOTE ADDRESS
19:15:00 Title to be announced
Tuesday, March 18, 2008
08:30:00 SCIENTIFIC WORKSHOP II
08:30:00 Molecular Profiling of Cancer: Challenges and Opportunities Paul Meltzer
08:30:00 From Bench to Bedside: Genome-wide Expression Analysis to Development of Methylated Genes as Markers for Early Detection and Risk Assessment in Breast Cancer Saraswati Sukumar
08:30:00 SIGNALING PATHWAYS AND GENOMICS Edison T Liu
08:30:00 Title to be announced Michael Birrer
08:30:00 Systems Biology and Signaling Networks Edison T Liu
11:00:00 GENETIC BASIS OF CANCER Inder Verma
11:00:00 Title to be announced Inder Verma
11:00:00 Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in the p53 Pathway Arnold J. J Levine
11:00:00 SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM 3
11:00:00 Role of Cell Death and Survival Pathways in Cancer Eileen P White
11:00:00 p53, MicroRNAs, and Cancer Moshe Oren
13:00:00 OPEN AFTERNOON / OPTIONAL GROUP TOURS
18:00:00 Inflammation and Cancer: Targets for Prevention and Treatment Raymond N DuBois
18:00:00 The Promise of Genome-wide Association Studies Margaret A. Tucker
18:00:00 CANCER EPIDEMIOLOGY AND PREVENTION Raymond N DuBois
18:00:00 Globalization of Cancer Peter Boyle
18:00:00 SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM 4
18:00:00 Oxidants and Anti-oxidants in Cancer Risk and Prognosis Christine B Ambrosone
20:00:00 POSTER SESSION B / LIGHT RECEPTION
Wednesday, March 19, 2008
08:30:00 In Vivo Imaging in Early Drug Development Jeffrey Evelhoch
08:30:00 Translational Molecular Imaging for Oncology Martin G. Pomper
08:30:00 NOVEL STRATEGIES FOR IN VIVO IMAGING Patricia M. Price
08:30:00 The Use of PET in Translational Cancer Research and Oncology Drug Development Patricia M. Price
08:30:00 Multimodal Imaging of Cancer Biomarkers John C. Gore
08:30:00 SCIENTIFIC WORKSHOP III
11:00:00 PROFFERED TALKS SESSION II
13:00:00 POSTER SESSION C / LUNCH
15:00:00 Camouflage and Sabotage: Tumor Escape from Immune Surveillance Rolf Kiessling
15:00:00 Title to be announced Samir Khleif
15:00:00 IMMUNOLOGY, IMMUNOBIOLOGY, AND INFLAMMATION Alexander M. Eggermont
15:00:00 Title to be announced Antonio Lanzavecchia
15:00:00 Complexity of Immunotherapy Development for Melanoma in the Clinic: Can We Predict Beneficial vs. Harmful Outcome? Alexander M. Eggermont
15:00:00 SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM 5
17:00:00 MEET-THE-EXPERTS ROUNDTABLES PROFESSIONAL ADVANCEMENT SESSION
20:30:00 BANQUET
4th Annual Pharma R&D Asia Congress
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