CCR Eminent Lectures 2017 - 2018

September 18, 2017
Titia de Lange, Ph.D.

Leon Hess Professor
American Cancer Society Professor
Head, Laboratory of Cell Biology and Genetics
Director, Anderson Center for Cancer Research
Rockefeller University
How Telomeres Solve the End-protection Problem

October 23, 2017 
Angelika Amon, Ph.D.
Kathleen and Curtis Marble Professor of Cancer Research
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Aneuploidy and Cancer  - a Complicated Relationship

January 22, 2018
Elaine R. Mardis, Ph.D.

Professor of Pediatrics
Ohio State University
Co-Director of the Institute for Genomic Medicine
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Translating Cancer Genomics to Clinical Care

February 26, 2018 
Michael Synder, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Genetics
Stanford University School of Medicine

March 19, 2018
Gordon J. Freeman, Ph.D.

Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematologic Malignancies
Department of Medical Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard Medical School

April 30, 2018
Gerald R. Crabtree, Ph.D.

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
David Korn Professor
Stanford University School of Medicine

May 21, 2018
John M. Maris, M.D.

Giulio D'Angio Professor of Pediatrics
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

June 11, 2018
Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D.

HHMI Investigator
Li Ka Shing Chancellor's Chair in Biomedical and Health Sciences
Professor, Depts. of Molecular & Cell Biology and Chemistry
University of California-Berkeley

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