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.
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.