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1st Brooklyn Colorectal Cancer Symposium Joint Symposium Maimonides Medical Center (MMC) & Brooklyn College Cancer Center (BCCC-CURE)

March 26, 2021

Session 1: Scientific Talks Part I - Basic Science & Preclinical Studies     

Discussion Leader: Dr. Brian Gibney (BCCC-CURE)

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9:10 - 9:25 AM Molecular Carcinogenesis of Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Meredith Pittman (MMC)

9:25 - 9:40 AM Assessing EMT Biomarkers in Colorectal Cancer Prognosis

Dr. Anjana Saxena (BCCC-CURE)

9:40 - 9:55 AM Targets in Colorectal Cancer Including Immunotherapy

Dr. Jay Lipshitz Therapeutic (MMC)

9:55 - 10:10 AM Bisthioether Stapled Peptides as Allosteric Inhibitors of PRC2 function

Dr. Guillermo Gerona Navarro (BCCC-CURE)

10:10 - 10:25 AM Unconventional Metal-Based Compounds as Potential Chemo- and Targeted- Anticancer Therapeutics

Dr. Maria Contel (BCCC-CURE)

10:25 - 10:35 AM    Short Break

Session 2: Scientific Talks Part II - Clinical Studies

Discussion Leader: Dr. Rebecca Rhee (MMC)

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10:35 - 10:50 AM Therapeutic use of Radiation in Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Bernadine Donahue (MMC)

10:50 - 11:05 AM Influence of Ethnicity and Germline Genetic changes in Colorectal Cancer Outcomes

Dr. Yiqing Xu (MMC)

11:05 - 11:20 AM Advances in Surgical Approaches for Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Elie Sutton (MStC)

11:20 - 11:30 AM    Short Break

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