Center for Metastasis Research Inaugural Symposium


Join us for an afternoon symposium featuring talks in the following Metastasis Research Center focus areas.

View the Metastasis Research Center Inaugural Symposium flyer. 


Talks will be followed by a Poster Session and Reception in the Zuckerman Research Center Atrium.

Date & Time(s)


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



Brain Metastasis: Targeting Astrocytes for Therapy of Brain Tumors and Metastasis

Josh Fidler, DVM, PhD
Department of Cancer Biology
R.E. “Bob” Smith Distinguished Chair in Cell Biology
Head, Cancer Metastasis Laboratory
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Metastatic Traits: Evolutionary Dynamics of Cancer Metastasis

Franziska Michor, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Department of Biostatistics
Harvard School of Public

Metastasis Microenvironment: Metastatic Microenvironments Driving Breast Tumor Progression

John Condeelis, PhD
The Judith and Burton P. Resnick Chair in Translational Research
Professor & Co-Chair, Department of Anatomy & Structural Biology
Co-Director, Integrated Imaging Program
Co-Director, Gruss-Lipper Biophotonics Center
Scientific Director, Analytical Imaging Facility
Director, Tumor Microenvironment and Metastasis Program
Albert Einstein Cancer Center