International Pancreatic Cancer Symposium
April 4, 2013
OSU Biomedical Research Tower Room 115

8:00am -8:45am              Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:45am – 9:00am            Welcome and Overview
                                           Michael Caligiuri, MD
                                           Tanios Bekaii-Saab, MD
9:00am-9:20am              The Pancreas Cancer Clinical Research Program at the OSUCC-James:
                                           A Decade in Review 

                                           Tanios Bekaii-Saab, MD
9:25am – 9:45am            Pancreas Cancer Surgery and Biomarkers
                                           Mark Bloomston, MD
9:50am – 10:10am         Immune dysfunction in pancreatic cancer
                                           Gregory Lesinski, PhD
10:15am – 10:30am       REFRESHMENT BREAK
10:30am – 10:50am       Multi Prong Strategy/Drug Discovery
                                           Ching-Shih Chen, PhD
10:55am – 11:15am       Design of Selective and Potent Drugs for Cancer
                                           Woei Jer Chuang, PhD
11:20am – 11:40am       Tumor Associated Macrophage and Stemness in Pancreatic Cancer 
Stem-Like Cells
                                           Yan Shen Shan, MD, PhD
11:45am – 12:05pm       DNA Methylation Profiling in Pancreatic Cancer
                                           Po Hsien Huang, PhD
12:15pm – 1:15pm         LUNCH
1:15pm – 1:35pm           Clinical trials for pancreatic cancer at NHRI/NCKUH
                                           Li-Tzong Chen, MD
1:40pm – 2:00pm            Development of Highly Selective Cathepsin S Inhibitors with Potentials 
                                           Against Pancreatic Cancer
                                           Wun Shaing Chang, PhD
2:05pm – 2:15pm            CLOSING REMARKS
2:15pm                              ADJOURN

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