Over the past decade, cancer research has yielded a wealth of therapeutic options for patients for many different subtypes of cancer, as well as greater knowledge of this disease.
The 2021 symposium featured expert presentations on:
- Cancer Therapeutics: Mechanisms of Response and Resistance
- Intersection of Immuno-genetics and Immuno-metabolism
- Cancer: The Wound That Doesn't Heal
- The Cancer Ecosystem: Evolution and Malignant Progression
2021 Keynote Speakers:
Heath Memorial Award Lecture and Presentation
Padmanee Sharma, M.D., Ph.D.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
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Ernst W. Bertner Memorial Award Lecture and Presentation
Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.
The Rockefeller University
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Wilson S. Stone Memorial Award Lecture and Presentation
Georg Winter, Ph.D.
CeMM - Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences
Learn more about the Stone Memorial Award and view previous recipients.
Executive Sponsor: Giulio Draetta, M.D., Ph.D.
Please email ResearchSymposium@mdanderson.org if you have any questions.