Training the next generation of cancer researchers

U Pittsburgh 2016

The University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI) and the Cancer Biology Training Consortium (CABTRAC) are pleased to present the

2016 Cancer Biology Annual Retreat

Friday, Saturday, Sunday   November 4-5-6    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The premiere cancer biology training conference in the United States, the Cancer Biology Annual Retreat brings together leaders in cancer research to discuss translational concepts and trends, training program development, and the latest information on training grants and national policy while networking in a casual atmosphere. T32 programs are encouraged to bring a graduate student and/or a postdoctoral fellow. This year the Retreat will be held in beautiful downtown Pittsburgh at the

Hotel Monaco    TEL 412-471-1170
The program officially begins with dinner at 6:30 p.m. on Friday and end by noon on Sunday


Confirmed Special Invited Speakers include

Robert L. Ferris, MD, PhD, FACS
Co-Leader, Cancer Immunology Program, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute

Behrous Davani, PhD
Program Director, Diversity Training Branch
Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities, National Cancer Institute

Peg Weissinger, EdD, MBA,
Associate Dean for Educational Scholarship, Georgetown University School of Medicine

Jonathan S. Wiest, PhD
National Cancer Institute

Richard A. Steinman, MD, PhD
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute



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