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Keynote

SESSION CHAIR: Joe Floramo 1:30 p.m. Michelle Monje Deisseroth, M.D., Ph.D. – Stanford University  

Session 3: Intersection of Risk Factors for Brain Cancer and Neurodegeneration

SESSION CHAIR: Joe Floramo 11:05 a.m.        Deciphering the crosstalk between glioma and vascular cells; implications for other brain pathologies Pilar Sánchez-Gómez, Ph.D. – National Health Institute Carlos III, Spain 11:35 a.m. Investigating glioblastoma as an age-related disease to improve immunotherapeutic efficacy in future adult trials Derek A. Wainwright, Ph.D. – Northwestern University; Feinberg School of […]

Welcome

11:00 a.m. Welcome Nadia Dehghani, Joe Floramo, and Emery Haley Student Organizers, Van Andel Institute Graduate School

Keynote

SESSION CHAIR: Emery Haley 2:00 p.m.      Pediatric high-grade glioma:  Cancer at the crossroads of epigenetics and development Suzanne J. Baker, Ph.D. – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital  

Opening Remarks and Welcome

11:00 a.m. Opening remarks Peter A. Jones, Ph.D., D.Sc. (hon) – Van Andel Institute 11:05 a.m. Welcome Nadia Dehghani, Joe Floramo and Emery Haley Student Organizers, Van Andel Institute Graduate School