The unmatched scale and resources of MD Anderson allow for a unique collaborative environment that yields transformative cancer discoveries. We’re proud to be home to some of the world’s leading minds in breast cancer research. They work in partnership with our patients to conduct clinical trials that are changing how we prevent, detect and treat breast cancer.
At the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, our experts showcase their latest practice-changing work in breast cancer with colleagues from across the globe for large-scale discussion. Keep up with MD Anderson presentation highlights below.
Key presentations focus on advances in targeted therapies, inflammatory breast cancer, male breast cancer, and the biological importance of HER2 expression in early cancers
Meet Our Experts
Stop by booth 621 to ask a question, learn about training and career opportunities and continue the conversation on key presentations with our experts. Check back soon for the full schedule.
Wednesday, Dec. 7
Thursday, Dec. 8
Xiao Ding Hu, M.D., Ph.D.
11 a.m.-12 p.m.
James P. Allison Institute
The James P. Allison Institute is dedicated to advancing exceptional discovery, translational and clinical research to integrate immunobiology across disciplines and unlock the full potential of science and medicine for human health. The institute builds upon the legacy of its namesake, James P. Allison, Ph.D., who was awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his fundamental discoveries in T cell biology and his invention of ipilimumab, the first immune checkpoint inhibitor to treat cancer.
Education and Training at MD Anderson
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