Neuro Tumor Club Dinner Meeting
Monday, April 16, 2018

Northwestern Chicago Campus
Lurie Medical Research Building

The 23rd Neuro-Tumor Club Meeting took place during the AACR Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL, after a one-year hiatus. The meeting was hosted by the Malnati Brain Tumor Institute at Northwestern University and experienced a record turnout.  Sixteen oral and 51 poster presentations, covering a variety of brain tumor research topics, attracted a large audience, and resulted in a total meeting attendance of 165, with attendees hailing from 22 states and 18 countries. 

Oral and poster presentations focused on themes of critical importance to Neuro-Oncology and included: 
1. Immunotherapy
2. CNS Metastases
3. Tumor Microenvironment, Angiogenesis and Epigenetics
4. Cancer Stem Cells, Metabolism and Heterogeneity
5. Cell and Virus-based Therapies
6. Pediatric tumors
7. Neuroimaging and Novel Technologies
8. Novel Agents and Translational Approaches
9. Tumor Models

Thank you to the meeting organizers!
Shi-Yuan Cheng
Craig Horbinski
Daniel Brat
Maciej Lesniak
Roger Stupp
David James