“Achilles’ Heel” Revisited: New Pathways and New Approaches to Combat Genetic Instability in Cancer

“Achilles’ Heel” Revisited: New Pathways and New Approaches to Combat Genetic Instability in Cancer

When and Where

Date: Friday, June 30, 2017 - Friday, June 30, 2017 (1 day)
Price: free Location: Women’s College Hospital
76 Grenville Street Toronto, ON, M5S 1B2 View map »

The Department of Radiation Oncology at the Princess Margaret would like to invite you to a Celebration Symposium in honour of Dr. Rob Bristow, entitled: “Achilles’ Heel” Revisited: New Pathways and New Approaches to Combat Genetic Instability in Cancer, which will showcase the work of international leaders and researchers in Cancer Genomes & Genetic Instability, and Targeting DNA Repair in the Clinic.

The Symposium will be held in the auditorium at Women’s College Hospital (76 Grenville Street Toronto) on Friday June 30, 2017 from 12:30-5 p.m., with a reception to follow (see additional details attached).

The list of speakers currently includes:

  • Dr. Paul Boutros, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
  • Dr. Daniel Durocher, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute
  • Dr. Razq Hakem, Toronto General Hospital/Research Institute
  • Dr. Karen Knudsen, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Dr. Susan Lees-Miller, University of Calgary
  • Dr. David Malkin, Hospital for Sick Children
  • Dr. Simon Powell, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre
  • Dr. Michael Weinfeld, University of Edmonton

Please RSVP to (rsvp.bristowsymposium@rmp.uhn.ca) to secure your spot – space will be limited! The final symposium program will be circulated closer to the date. We look forward to seeing you all there!

Pathologists and Researchers who are interested in being part of the OMPRN: