2017 Public Forum

 

The 2017 Annual Retreat on Cancer Research in New Jersey

PUBLIC FORUM

Precision Medicine

May 25, 2017
8:30am – 10:00am

Multi-Purpose Room – College Avenue Student Center
Rutgers University, 126 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ


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      8:30 am - 8:35 am

 

 

 

 

Welcome & Introduction

Shridar Ganesan, MD, PhD
Omar Boraie Chair in Genomic Science
Associate Director for Translational Science
Director of Functional Genomics Shared Resource
Co-Leader, Clinical Investigations and Precision Therapeutics
Program Chief, Molecular Oncology
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Associate Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

      8:35 am - 9:30 am

 

 



 

Expert Perspectives

"The Promise and Practice of Precision Oncology"
Kim Hirshfield, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Medical Oncologist
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey


"Capturing the Spectrum of Hereditary Cancers: A Moving Target in the Setting of Targeted Therapy"
Hetal Vig, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Board Certified Genetic Counselor
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey


"Ethical Issues in Precision Oncology"
Eric Singer, MD, MA
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Director, Kidney Cancer Program
Director, Distinction in Bioethics Program
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

      9:30 am - 10:00 am

Question and Answer Session

Registration is required (free).  

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