NEW YORK, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- iiBIG is pleased to announce the never- before assembly of Global Cancer Experts at the 2008 Global Cancer Congress: Lighting the Onco-Pipeline -- Innovations in Stem Cell, Biomarker, Chemistry & Novel Therapeutic R&D, January 28-29, 2008 in Tampa, Florida. iiBIG is particularly pleased to join forces with our Florida affiliates from University of South Florida, University of Florida, Shands Cancer Center, Scripps Florida, and the other Florida cancer and academic institutes along with our nationally recognized distinguished faculty at this cutting-edge event.
This event will be the torchbearer to the most significant advances in cancer research, new therapies and novel approaches in the "War against Cancer". The program features a 2-track forum, with over 30 speakers, comprising plenary keynotes, lectures, panel sessions, roundtable discussions, interactive conversations with faculty and delegates, and actionable networking opportunities with leaders in various aspects of cancer research.
Distinguished Executive Speaking Faculty:
David L. Keefe, M.D.
James M. Ingram Professor and Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and
University of South Florida
George Church, Ph.D.
Director of the Center for Computational Genetics, Director of the
Department of Genetics
Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences & Technology and Harvard Medical
School, Harvard University
William G. Thilly, Sc.D.
Professor of Biological Engineering
David J. Newman, Phil Sc.,
Chief, Natural Products Branch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)-FCRDC
James L. Sherley, M.D., Ph.D.
Regenerative Biology and Cancer Programs
Boston Biomedical Research Institute
Edward Scott, Ph.D.
Director of the UF Program in Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
University of Florida
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