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Symposium Program

The Symposium Program, which contains the Abstracts for all these presentations is now available.

Keynote speakers

Robert A. Kramer

Ph.D. Chief Scientific Officer of RAKramer Consulting LLC. Newton, PA. Formerly Global Head of Oncology Drug Discovery at Janssen (a Johnson & Johnson company)

Talk: “Cancer Drug Discovery and Development in the Immune Oncology era, this is not your father’s Oldsmobile”

Craig M. Crews

Ph.D. Lewis B. Cullman Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, Departments of Chemistry and Pharmacology. Executive Director, Yale Center for Molecular Discovery. Yale University. New Haven, CT

Talk: “PROTACS: Induced Protein Degradation as a Therapeutic Strategy”

Barbara S. Slusher

Ph.D., Professor of Neurology, Medicine, Psychiatry, and Neuroscience. Director, Johns Hopkins Drug Discovery. Johns Hopkins University. Baltimore, MD. President, Academic Drug Discovery Consortium.

Talk: “The Role of Academic Drug Discovery”

Otis Webb Brawley

M.D. Chief Medical and Scientific Officer and Executive Vice President of the American Cancer Society. Atlanta, GA

Talk: “Foundations are the Foundation of Cancer Research”


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