Molecular Advances in Brain Metastasis of Breast Cancer


Dr. Patricia Steeg


March 27, 2010, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm


Gordon Center
Kersten Family Atrium
929 East 57th (West Entrance)
University of Chicago


The University of Chicago
Department of Surgery

17th Annual Charles B. Huggins Research Symposium

Saturday, March 27, 2010
Gordon Center for Integrative Science
Kersten Family Atrium
929 East 57th (West Entrance)

Special Keynote Address

“Molecular Advances in Brain Metastasis of Breast Cancer”
Dr. Patricia Steeg
Chief, Women’s Cancers Section
Laboratory of Molecular Pharmacology
Center for Cancer Research,
National Center Institute
Bethesda, MD

7:30 a.m. - Poster Set-up, Kersten Family Atrium
8:00 a.m.- Continental Breakfast, Kersten Family Atrium
8:30 a.m. - Welcome, Jeffrey B. Matthews, MD
8:40 a.m. - Research and Researchers in the Department of Surgery - Carrie Rinker-Schaeffer, PhD
9:00 a.m. - Keynote Address - Patricia Steeg, PhD
10:00 a.m. - Podium Presentations
11:15 a.m. - Poster Presentations and Lunch
12:00 p.m. - Podium Presentations
1:45 p.m. - Awards Presentation and Closing Remarks - Karl S. Matlin, PhD
2:30 p.m. - Reception

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