PIB and the Consulate General of Italy in Boston were pleased to invite you to the 2012 Salvador Luria Memorial Symposium entitled “Four Decades of Cancer Research: From Discovery to Therapy”.
Carlo Croce, M.D.
Director, Human Cancer Genetics Program, The Ohio State University
Phillip Sharp, Ph.D. Nobel Laureate
Institute Professor, MIT
Robert Weinberg, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology, MIT; Director, Ludwig Institute for Molecular Oncology
WHEN: October 11, 2012, 5:45 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston
The purpose of this event was to promote the exchange of new concepts and ideas around fundamental questions in cancer research by bringing together researchers, professionals and entrepreneurs from a variety of fields, including life sciences, engineering, management and finance.
The event was dedicated to the memory of Salvador Luria (1912-1991), an Italian physician and scientist who won the Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology in 1969 and founded the Center for Cancer Research at MIT in 1972, today known as The Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research.
We would like to thank Novartis and Charles River Laboratories for their crucial support in the realization of this event. The event was endorsed by the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), Boston Section.
For additional information about this event, please download the event brochure here.