Governor's Conference 2016

THE GOVERNOR'S CONFERENCE
ON EFFECTIVE PARTNERING IN CANCER RESEARCH
The Interface of Clinical and Translational Science

Wolfensohn Hall, Institute for Advanced Study

APRIL 8, 2016

8:55 am - 9:00 am WELCOMING REMARKS
9:00 am - 10:00 am William Sellers
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
The Genetic Basis for Cancer Therapeutics
10:00 am - 11:00 am

William G. Kaelin, Jr.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Tackling the Off-Target Problem in Cancer Pharmacology
11:00 am - 11:30 am BREAK - Bloomberg Hall Biology Atrium
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Jeffrey Engelman
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Evolution of Resistance to Targeted Therapies
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm LUNCH - Available in Institute Dining Hall
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Ross L. Levine
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Role of Mutations in Epigenetic Regulators in Pathogenesis
of Myeloid Malignancies
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm AFTERNOON TEA - Fuld Hall Common Room
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm David A. Tuveson
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Organoid Models of Pancreatic Cancer
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm David T. Ting
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Circulating Tumor Cells: The "Liquid Biopsy"