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Scientific Series

Adolescent & Young Adult (AYA) Cancer

Friday, September 18, 2015
3-6 pm BRB 105 
Presentations & Reception 


Guest Moderator
Susan B. Shurin, MD
Senior Advisor, Center for Global Health
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health  

Welcome and Introduction
Ruth Keri, PhD

Use of a Novel Radiographic Biomarker to Characterize Low Grade Glioma and Treatment Effect in AYA
Peter de Blank, MD

Targeting AYA Cancer Using NK Cell Therapy
David Wald, MD, PhD

A Novel Role for Cdk5 in Melanoma Biology and Metastasis
John Letterio, MD

AYA Cancer Database and Biorepository
Yousif Matloub, MD and Robin Norris, MD

Blocking Tumor Spread in Osteosarcoma
Peter Scacheri, PhD