Integrated Cancer Research Center Seminar Series

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday April 11, 2019
      9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Krone Engineered Biosystems Building, Room 1005 - Atlanta, GA
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  • Fee(s):
    N/A
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Contact

John McDonald - faculty host

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Cancer: An Evolutionary Perspective

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Cancer: An Evolutionary Perspective

Agenda:

9:00 a.m. - Coffee, fruit and pastries

9:15 a.m. -  John McDonald Welcoming remarks

9:30-10:20 a.m. - Mark Vincent

Title: Why Atavism Should be Taken Seriously as a Theory of Cancer

10:25-11:15 a.m. -  Robert Gatenby

Title: Evolution and Ecology in Cancer Biology and Treatment

11:20-12:10 a.m. -  Athena Aktipis

Title: Cancer Suppression and the Evolution of Multicellularity

12:10-1:10 p.m. -  Lunch provided (limited)

1:15-2:05 p.. - James DeGregori

Title: Tissue Ecology and the Evolution of Cancer

2:10-3:00 a.m. -  Joseph Lachance

Title: Evolution and Genetic Prediction of Prostate Cancer Risks in African Men

3:05-3:35 p.m. Panel Discussion

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB)

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Graduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
go-PetitInstitute, ICRC, go-icrc-events, go-icrc
Status
  • Created By: Floyd Wood
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Apr 10, 2019 - 1:33pm
  • Last Updated: Apr 10, 2019 - 1:33pm