The Castori Symposium on Inflamation and Cancer of the Gastrointestinal Tract

Audience

This program is for the research community.

Agenda

9:00 to 9:10 am
Opening Remarks
Eric Pamer, MD

9:10 to 10:00 am
Immune and Molecular Therapy in Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor
Ron DeMatteo, MD

10:00 to 10:30 am
In Ammation and Gastric Cancer — Development of a Risk Prediction Model for the Development of H. pylori Associated Non-cardia Gastric Cancer
Manish Shah, MD

10:30 to 11:00 am
Id1: A Functional Marker for Intestinal Stem/Progenitor Cells
Ning Zhang, PhD

11:00 am to 12:00 Noon
Disease-associated and Benecial Gut Microbiota in Colitis and Colorectal cancer
Keynote Lecture I
Wendy Garrett, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Harvard School of Public Health
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

12:00 Noon to 2:00 pm
Lunch

2:00 to 2:30 pm
Immune Control of Spontaneous Tumor Development
Ming Li, PhD

2:30 to 3:00 pm
Tumor-associated Macrophages in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Cancer
Johanna Joyce, PhD

3:00 to 4:00 pm
Cell Autonomous and Non-Autonomous Functions of STAT3 During Intestinal Tumorigenesis
Keynote Lecture II
Professor Dr. Florian Greten
Lab Head, Institute for Molecular Immunology
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München

Date & Time(s)

Location

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Zuckerman Research Center
417 East 68th Street
Room ZRC 105
New York, NY 10065

Contact

For additional information, contact: Zullyvette Feliciano at 646-888-2083 or feliciaz@mskcc.org.

Sponsor(s)

Lucille Castori Center for Microbes, Inflammation, and Cancer
Memorial Sloan-Ketterint Cancer Center

Speaker(s)

Keynote Speakers:

Wendy Garrett, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Harvard School of Public Health
Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Professor Dr. Florian Greten
Lab Head, Institute for Molecular Immunology
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität München