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SNO Pediatric Research Conference

 

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The Society for Neuro-Oncology will host the 4th Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Basic and Translational Research Conference on June 15 - 16, 2017 at the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel in New York, New York. Building on the success of the previous meetings, this biennial conference encourages the sharing of ideas and results, new collaborations, and offers attendees a state-of-the-art update in the field of pediatric brain tumor research. Meeting begins 7:00am on Thursday the 15th and concludes approximately 4:00pm on Friday, June 16th.

Scientific Program Co-Chairs: Mark Kieran, MD, PhD and and Daphne Haas-Kogan, MD

 

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM NOW AVAILABLE - CLICK HERE

 

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TO REGISTER FOR THE MEETING, CLICK HERE

 

Wyndham New Yorker Hotel
481 8th Avenue & 34th Street
New York, NY 10001

Click here to book a room at the preferred group rate of $239/night.   

or:

Call 212-244-0719 and reference "Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Research Conference" to obtain the group rate.

  

Accepted abstracts will be presented in the following categories:

  • ATRT
  • Basic Biology
  • Brainstem Tumors
  • DIPG
  • Ependymoma
  • Immunology/Immunotherapy
  • Genetics/Epigenetics
  • Germ Cell Tumors
  • High Grade Gliomas
  • Low Grade Gliomas
  • Medulloblastomas/PNETs
  • Pediatric Brain Tumor Models
  • Stem Cells
  • Signaling
  • Translational Therapeutics

  

SUNRISE SESSIONS:

Thursday, June 15:

DIPG
Chris Jones, PhD, Institute of Cancer Research
Sabine Mueller, MD, MPH, PhD, University of California
Javad Nazarian, PhD, Children's National Medical Center

Epigenetics of Pediatric Brain Tumors
Nada Jabado, MD, PhD, McGill University
David Jones, PhD, German Cancer Research Center
Cynthia Hawkins, MD, PhD, Hospital for Sick Children

Targeted Therapy Options
Steven Gill, MB, FRCS, University of Bristol
Nalin Gupta, MD, PhD, University of California
Mark Souweidane, MD, Weill Cornell Medical Center

Friday, June 16:

Low Grade Glioma
Pratiti Bandopadhayay, MBBS, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Darren Hargrave, MBChB, MD, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
Adam Resnick, PhD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Immunotherapy
Duane Mitchell, MD, PhD, University of Florida
Hideho Okada, MD, PhD, University of California
Jonathan Schoenfeld, MD, MPhil, MPH, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Precision Medicine for Pediatric Neuro-Oncology
Kenneth Cohen, MD, MBA, Johns Hopkins University
Maryam Fouladi, MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Keith Ligon, MD, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

 
CONFERENCE SUPPORTERS:  

Platinum Level Supporter

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

Gold Level Supporters

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Silver Level Supporters

Cern Foundation Ependymoma Cancer Research National Brain Tumor Society