Agenda

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020: 1 – 4:40 p.m.

Time Title Speaker/Institution
1 – 1:05 p.m. UF Director Welcome Jonathan Licht, M.D. (UF)
1:05 – 1:30 p.m. Opening Remarks Jonathan Licht, M.D. (UF), John Cleveland, Ph.D. (Moffitt), Stephen Nimer, M.D. (SCCC)
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Session 1: Aging and Cancer Moderator: Lizi Wu, Ph.D. (UF)
Daohong Zhou, Ph.D. (UF), Senescent Cells: An Emerging Target for Aging and Cancer
Ana Gomes, Ph.D. (Moffitt), Age-Driven Mechanisms That Promote Tumor Progression
Maria E. Figueroa, M.D. (Sylvester), Epigenetic Deregulation in Hematopoietic Stem Cells with Aging
2:30 – 2:35 p.m. 5 minute break
2:35 – 3:35 p.m. Parallel Sessions 2-3
Session 2: Drug Resistance Moderator: Keiran Smalley, Ph.D.
Keiran Smalley, Ph.D. (Moffitt), Overcoming Targeted Therapy Resistance Through Immune Priming

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020: 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Time Title Speaker/institution
8 – 9 a.m. Shared Resources Moderator: Steven Madore, Ph.D.
Steven Madore, Ph.D. (UF), Long Read DNA Sequencing
Christine O’Connell / Florian Karreth (Moffitt), The Moffitt Gene Targeting Core
George Grills, Ph.D. (Sylvester), Overview of Sylvester Shared Resources and Exploring the Possibility of Establishing Regional Shared Resources
9 – 10 a.m. Session 6: Single Cell Technologies and Application Moderator: William Harbour, M.D.
Ann Chen, Ph.D. (Moffitt), Single Cell RNA-seq and Metabolomics Visual Analytics
David Tran, M.D., Ph.D. (UF), Induction of Anti-tumor Immunity by Tumor Treating Fields in Glioblastoma Revealed by Single Cell Analysis
William Harbour, M.D. (Sylvester), New Discoveries in Eye Cancer Using Single-Cell Sequencing
10 – 10:05 a.m. 5 minute break
10:05 – 11:05 a.m. Parallel Sessions 7-8
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