2019 Andrea Gianaris Pancreatic Cancer Symposium Agenda

8:00 AM Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:40 AM

Welcome Remarks

Patrick J. Loehrer, M.D.
Director, Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center

8:45-9:45 AM

Session 1: Stephen Leach, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Preston T. and Virginia R. Kelsey Distinguished Chair in Cancer
Professor of Molecular and Systems Oncology
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Title: “Mixed messages: Altered mRNA splicing in pancreatic cancer”

9:45-10:00 AM Coffee Break

10:00 AM-11:00 AM

Session 2: David A. Boothman, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Associate Director of Translational Research, IU Simon Cancer Center
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Professor of Hematology-Oncology

Title: “Exploiting a ‘kiss of death’ for pancreatic cancer therapy”

11:00-11:15 AM Questions / Coffee Break

11:15-12:15 PM

Session 3: Gloria M. Peterson, Ph.D.
Professor of Epidemiology
Purvis and Roberta Tabor Professor
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Deputy Director for Population Sciences, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

Title: “Strategies for Pancreatic Cancer Risk Stratification, Genetics, and Early Detection”

12:15-1:15 PM Lunch and Poster Session Review (approximately 15 posters)

1:15-2:30 PM

Panel Discussion

Susannah Ellsworth, M.D., Oscar Cummings, M.D.,  Stuart Sherman, M.D., Amikar Sehdev, M.D.,  Stephen Leach, M.D. Ph.D., Gloria Peterson, Ph.D, David Boothman Ph.D., Moderator: Michael House, M.D., Director, Pancreatic Cancer Program

2:30 PM

Poster Awards
David Boothman, Ph.D.

2:50 PM

Closing Remarks with Patrick J. Loehrer, M.D.

Abstract Submission