Wendy and Emery Reves International Breast Cancer Symposium – Agenda

Friday, September 20, 2013

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Friday, September 20, 2013

7:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Welcome
- James Willson, M.D.
8:35 a.m. Breast Cancer in Translation: Using Knowledge of Disease to Direct Patient Care
- Erik Knudsen, Ph.D.
Session I: Microenvironment/Metabolism
9:05 a.m. New Culprits Behind Breast Cancer Progression
- Agnes Witkiewicz, M.D.
9:15 a.m. Cell Polarity Proteins and Tumor Initiation and Progression
- Senthil Muthuswamy, Ph.D.
9:45 a.m. Phenotypic Plasticity and Implications for Tumor Heterogeneity and Therapy
- Thea Tlsty, Ph.D.
10:15 a.m. Cancer Metabolism: Basic Biology and Translational Opportunities
- Ralph DeBerardinis, M.D., Ph.D.
10:45 a.m. Break
Session II: Biomarkers/Precision Therapeutics
11 a.m. Molecular Regulation of Breast Cancer Invasion
- Gray Pearson, Ph.D.
11:10 a.m. Novel Mechanisms of Hormone Resistance in Breast Cancer
- Suzanne Fuqua, Ph.D.
11:30 a.m. Lunch - Roundtable Discussions with Speakers
1:00 p.m. Deciphering the Heterogeneity of Triple Negative Breast Cancer:
Subtypes, Targets and Therapeutic Approaches
- Jennifer Pietenpol, Ph.D.
Session III: Early Clinical Translation
1:30 p.m. From Bench to Bedside: Targeting the Unique Biology of Hyperglycemia-Associated Breast Cancer
-David Euhus, M.D.
1:40 p.m. Breast Cancer Genomics – Insights from DNA and RNA Sequencing
- Matt Ellis, B.Sc., M.B., B.Chir., Ph.D., F.R.C.P.
2:10 p.m. Breast Cancer Subtypes: Phenotype to Genotype
- Joyce O’Shaughnessy, M.D.
2:40 p.m. Adjourn