CaNCURE Co-op Day — December 14, 2015

Our first annual CaNCURE Co-op Day will be held on Monday, December 14  from 12:15 — 2:30pm!   Each of our current CaNCURE trainees will be presenting a poster as the culmination of their 6-month co-op research project.  We invite all CaNCURE mentors, laboratory staff, and fellow students  to join us in celebrating the accomplishments of our CaNCURE trainees!  Come for some or all of the event!

CaNCURE Co-op Day Agenda
12:15 – 2:30pm, 215 Shillman Hall

12:15pm

Srinivas Sridhar

Director, CaNCURE Co-op Program

Opening Remarks

 

12:30pm

Kevin Narang

Chemical Engineering, ’16

Optimization of macrophage-targeted nanoparticles for positron emission tomography imaging in cancer

 

12:45pm

Sarah Sherman

Biology/English, ’17

Pre-clinical Pilot Study of a Light Activated Doxorubicin Derivative

 

1:00pm

Noelle Castilla Ojo

Behavioral Neurosci, ’17

Localized chemo- and chemo-radiation for the treatment of prostate cancer

 

1:15pm

Grace Grifferty

Biochemistry, ’18

Identification of novel therapeutic targets of the Notch1 signaling pathway

 

1:30pm

Oliver Cervantes

Biology, ’16

Pre-surgical planning using a deformable anatomic template

 

1:45pm

Jennifer Hayashi

Behavioral Neurosci, ’17

Radiation enhancement in cancer cells using gold and gadolinium nanoparticles

 

2:00pm

Dena Guo

Physics, ’17

Longitudinal assessment of tumor heterogeneity during immunotherapy for metastatic melanoma

 

This event is sponsored by the CaNCURE Cancer Nanomedicine Co-op Program.  Institutions affiliated with this program include:

cancure institutions

Support for this event is provided by:

support