Multi-Disciplinary Organization Dedicated to Promoting Advances in
Neuro-Oncology Through Research and Education

2nd Minnesota Neuro-Oncology Symposium

Event Details

This two day event will consist of presentations from experts in neuro-oncology and will be of interest to researchers, physicians, students, patients and families interested in neuro-oncology.

This is an educational event accredited by the Minnesota Medical Association, and this activity has been designated for a maximum of 15.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Session topics include Immunotherapy, Blood Brain Barrier, Genetics and Cell Biology, and Imaging.

Plenary Speakers

  • Hideho Okada, MD, PhD, University of Pittsburgh, PA

  • Quentin Smith, PhD, Texas Tech University, Amarillo, TX

  • David Largaespada, PhD, Director of the Brain Tumor Program, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

  • Michael Taylor, MD, PhD, FRCSC, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

  • Susan Chang, MD, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Patients and Caregivers

We are including a concurrent program tailored specifically toward patient/caregiver interests that runs the full two days. Patients/caregivers are also encouraged to attend any of the scientific talks as well. Sessions include Brain Tumors 101, Current Therapies, Living with a Brain Tumor, and New Theories and Therapies.



Organizer Elizabeth Fedie, MPNA


Thu, Sep. 26 - Fri, Sep. 27, 2013
7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central


McNamara Alumni Center
200 Oak St. SE
Minneapolis, Minnesota