Third Annual CaNCURE Co-op Showcase

Our third annual CaNCURE Co-op Showcase will feature talks and posters by the 2017 CaNCURE co-op students, all of whom have performed cutting edge nanomedicine research in laboratories across Boston.  We invite all faculty and students to join us on Dec 13 at Noon to celebrate the accomplishments of our Nanomedicine trainees!

No registration is necessary to attend.




Schedule of Events

12:00pm:  Lunch & Opening Remarks

12:15-2:15pm: CaNCURE Presentation

2:15 pm: Certificates and Closing Remarks


CaNCURE Showcase Presenters


Ana Vasquez-Pagan

Inhibiting DNA repair after nanoparticle-amplified radiation therapy


Adel Attari

In vivo imaging of targeted drug delivery to HER2 positive cancer cells


Rachael Sverdlove

Analysis of DREAM and E2F1 Competition for Cell Cycle Promoters during G1


Kevin Lema

Nanomedicine for Safe Healing of Bone Trauma


Christina Flavin

Assessment of Atherosclerotic Changes using Ferumoxytol as MRI Contrast Agent


Vivian Cheng

Delivery of Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles via Biodegradable PLGA Dissolving Microneedles for Sustainable Release


Victoria D’Agostino

Development of a Point of Care Assay for Detecting High Risk HPV in Resource Limited Settings




This event is jointly sponsored by the CaNCURE Cancer Nanomedicine Co-op Program and the IGERT Nanomedicine Science and Technology Program.  Institutions affiliated with these programs include:

cancure institutions

Support for this event is provided by: