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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Lurie Cancer Center Symposium & Scientific Poster Session

Register now for June 12

Join is in person on the Chicago campus!

Please join us on Wednesday, June 12 for the Lurie Cancer Center Symposium to learn about groundbreaking research taking place in laboratories of Lurie Cancer Center members on Northwestern University's Evanston and Chicago campuses.

Event Details


Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center

303 E. Superior St., Chicago, Hughes Auditorium

Wednesday, June 12

2:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Central Time

Awards Presentation:
4:50 p.m. - 5:10 p.m. Central Time

Reception and Scientific Poster Session:
5:10 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Central Time

Admission is complimentary but advance registration is required. Posters must be registered by June  7.

Agenda Register



Understanding and Exploiting Tumor Suppressive Programs in Pancreas Cancer

Scott W. Lowe, PhD
Chair, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program, SKI
Chair, Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Trainee Speakers

  • Harun Ozturk (PhD Candidate, Adli lab)
  • Wing Shun (PhD Candidate, Backman lab)
  • Saya Dennis (PhD Candidate, Luo lab)
  • Kathleen Cheng (MD/PhD Candidate, Choi lab)
  • William Yang (Phd Candidate, Abdulkadir lab)




Elizabeth Bartom, PhD
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics / Preventive Medicine



Yogesh Goyal, PhD
Assistant Professor
Cell & Developmental Biology / McCormick School of Engineering

Trainee Committee

  • Austin Klein (DGP Graduate Student, Mendillo Lab)
  • Hanxiao Sun (Masters Thesis Student, Goyal Lab)

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