From Bench to Bedside and Beyond

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

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ABOUT


-- Advocates | Funders | Researchers | Clinicians | Federal Regulators | Industry Representatives | Media -- Together with our co-host, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, we are uniting the childhood cancer community in an unprecedented collaborative forum to help advance the cause for childhood cancer research. Join our community as we gather for a multi-day exchange of knowledge and networking.

2

Days

to mix and mingle with advocates, funders, scientists, industry & government representatives.

18

Speakers

from the front lines of emerging technologies and patient bedsides.

200

Participants

engaging in a collaborative forum with the full range of stakeholders for childhood cancer.

Speakers


Scroll through our lineup of distinguished and inspiring speakers.

  • Speakers_Bruce_Stillman

    Bruce Stillman, PhD

    President/CEO of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL)

    Speakers-Peter_Adamson

    Peter Adamson, MD

    Chairman, The Children’s Oncology Group, (COG)

    Speakers-Paul_Sondel

    Paul Sondel, MD, PhD

    University of Wisconsin

    Speakers-Paul_Meyers

    Paul Meyers, MD

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

  • Speakers-Kimberly_Stegmaier

    Kimberly Stegmaier, MD

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

    Speakers-Chris_Vakoc

    Chris Vakoc, MD, PhD

    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

    Speakers-Martha_Donoghue

    Martha Donoghue, MD

    Office of Hematology and Oncology Products, FDA

    Speakers-James_Olson

    James Olson, MD, PhD

    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

  • Victor-Santana

    Victor Santana, MD

    St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

    Speakers-Roger_Packer

    Roger Packer, MD

    Children's National

    Speakers-Lia_Gore

    Lia Gore, MD

    Children's Hospital of Colorado

    Speakers-Javed_Khan

    Javed Khan, MD

    National Cancer Institute, (NCI)

  • Speakers-Lee_Helman

    Lee Helman, MD

    National Cancer Institute, (NCI)

    Speakers-Steven_Hunger

    Stephen Hunger, MD

    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

    Speakers-Garrett_Brodeur

    Garrett Brodeur, MD

    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

    Speakers-Sara_Buhrlage

    Sara Buhrlage, MD

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

  • Speakers-Hubert_Caron

    Hubert Caron, MD, PhD

    Roche

    Speakers-G_Atwal

    Gurinder Atwal, PhD

    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Speakers_Bruce_Stillman
Bruce Stillman, PhD
President/CEO of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL)
Speakers-Peter_Adamson
Peter Adamson, MD
Chairman, The Children’s Oncology Group, (COG)
Speakers-Paul_Sondel
Paul Sondel, MD, PhD
University of Wisconsin
Speakers-Paul_Meyers
Paul Meyers, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Speakers-Kimberly_Stegmaier
Kimberly Stegmaier, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Speakers-Chris_Vakoc
Chris Vakoc, MD, PhD
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Speakers-Martha_Donoghue
Martha Donoghue, MD
Office of Hematology and Oncology Products, FDA
Speakers-James_Olson
James Olson, MD, PhD
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Victor-Santana
Victor Santana, MD
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Speakers-Roger_Packer
Roger Packer, MD
Children's National
Speakers-Lia_Gore
Lia Gore, MD
Children's Hospital of Colorado
Speakers-Javed_Khan
Javed Khan, MD
National Cancer Institute, (NCI)
Speakers-Lee_Helman
Lee Helman, MD
National Cancer Institute, (NCI)
Speakers-Steven_Hunger
Stephen Hunger, MD
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Speakers-Garrett_Brodeur
Garrett Brodeur, MD
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Speakers-Sara_Buhrlage
Sara Buhrlage, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Speakers-Hubert_Caron
Hubert Caron, MD, PhD
Roche
Speakers-G_Atwal
Gurinder Atwal, PhD
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Event Schedule


Sunday, Oct. 30
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Arrival & Registration
Venue: Grace Auditorium

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Guided Tours of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Campus
Venue:

Event Description 2

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Dinner
Venue: Blackford Dining Center

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Late Registration Open
Venue: Grace Auditorium

Monday, Oct. 31
7:30 am - 8:00 am
Registration
Venue: Grace Auditorium

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast
Venue: Blackford Dining Center

9:00 am - 9:40 am
Keynote: The Landscape of Cancer Research
Bruce Stillman, PhD - Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Venue: Grace Auditorium

9:40 am -10:20 am
CRISPR Precision Targets
Chris Vakoc, MD, PhD - Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Venue: Grace Auditorium

10:20 am - 10:35 am
Session Break
Venue:

10:35 am - 11:15 am
Cancer Genomics
Javed Khan, MD - National Cancer Institute, (NCI)
Venue: Grace Auditorium

11:15 am - 11:55 am
Resistance to Targeted Therapies
Sara Buhrlage, MD - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Venue: Grace Auditorium

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Lunch
Venue: Blackford Dining Center

1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
Cancer Immunotherapy
Paul Sondel, MD, PhD - University of Wisconsin
Venue: Grace Auditorium

1:40 pm - 2:20 pm
Nanoparticle Drug Delivery
Garrett Brodeur, MD - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Venue: Grace Auditorium

2:20 pm - 2:35 pm
Session Break
Venue:

2:35 pm - 3:15 pm
Computational Biology
Gurinder Atwal, PhD - Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Venue: Grace Auditorium

3:15 pm - 3:55 pm
Commercialization of Technologies
Jim Olson, MD, PhD - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Venue: Grace Auditorium

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Panel: Bringing Better Therapies to Children with Cancer – Challenges and Opportunities
Lee Helman, MD - National Cancer Institute
Venue: Grace Auditorium

Panel: Javed Khan, Paul Sondel, Jim Olson, Martha Donoghue, Hubert Caron, Vickie Buenger

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Poster Session - Wine & Cheese Social
Venue: Nicholls Biondi Hall

Emerging Technologies and Clinical Pipeline

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Dinner
Venue: Blackford Dining Center

Tuesday, Nov. 1
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Registration
Venue: Grace Auditorium

Description

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast
Venue: Blackford Dining Center

9:00 am - 9:40 am
Childhood Cancer Drug Development: Closing the Gaps
Peter Adamson, MD - Children's Oncology Group
Venue: Grace Auditorium

9:40 am - 10:20 am
Pediatric Oncologist's View From the Frontlines
Lia Gore, MD - Children's Hospital Colorado
Venue: Grace Auditorium

10:20 am - 10:40 am
Session Break
Venue:

10:40 am - 11:20 am
Industry Perspective: Getting New Agents into Trials
Hubert Caron, MD, PhD - Roche
Venue: Grace Auditorium

11:20 am - 12:00 pm
Pediatric Solid Tumors: The Challenges of Dose Intensity
Paul Meyers, MD - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Venue: Grace Auditorium

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch
Venue: Blackford Dining Center

1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
FDA Perspective on Regulatory Issues
Martha Donoghue, MD - Office of Hematology and Oncology Products, FDA
Venue: Grace Auditorium

1:40 pm - 2:20 pm
Clinical Trials: Challenges in Pediatrics
Victor Santana, MD - St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Venue: Grace Auditorium

2:20 pm - 2:40 pm
Session Break
Venue:

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm
Pediatric Hematologic Cancers - Where are We Now?
Stephen Hunger, MD - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Venue:

3:20 pm - 4:00 pm
Pediatric Brain Tumors - Where are We Now?
Roger Packer, MD - Children’s National Medical Center
Venue: Grace Auditorium

4:00 pm - 4:40 pm
Pediatric Solid Tumors - Where are We Now?
Kimberly Stegmaier, MD - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Venue: Grace Auditorium

4:40 pm - 5:00 pm
An Individualized Approach Requires Collaborative Efforts
Vickie Buenger, PhD - Coalition Against Childhood Cancer; Texas A&M University
Venue: Grace Auditorium

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Wine & Cheese Social
Venue: Grace Lobby

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Banquet
Venue: Blackford Dining Center

7:30 pm -
Eagle (CSHL Bar)
Venue: Eagle

Tuesday, Nov. 2
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast
Venue: Blackford Dining Center

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Check Out & Departure
Venue: Grace Auditorium

Sponsorships


If you are interested in learning more about the variety of sponsorship opportunities, contact the CAC2 Treasurer and Sponsorship Chair at admin@cac2.org for our sponsorship information packet.

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Packages


    • $550

    • Full Package

    • (FREE after Rebate for CAC2 Members)

      This all-inclusive price covers registration, all meals, housing for three nights, parking, two wine-and-cheese receptions, and banquet.


      Rebates for CAC2 Members: We are pleased to offer CAC2 Members a FULL rebate. Limit 2 rebates per org. Must be a CAC2 Member in good standing as of Oct 15, 2016.
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    • $300

    • Meeting Only

    • (Free after Rebate for CAC2 Members)

      This package covers registration, all meals, and receptions. Accommodations are not included



      Rebates for CAC2 Members: We are pleased to offer CAC2 Members a full rebate, (limit 2 rebates per org. Must be a CAC2 Member in good standing as of Oct 15, 2016).
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