The 2014 Nano Boot Camp for Clinicians will be held on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 in the Baldwin Auditorium of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center. The potential impact of nanotechnology is well recognized and could be the fundamental driver of meaningful advances in cancer imaging, diagnostics, and therapeutics.
The Nano Boot Camp for Clinicians provides an excellent way for clinicians and medical students to gain an understanding of nanotechnology, current advances in the field, and the prospects for translating these advances to the clinic. Register for free today!
9:45 – 10:15 a.m. - C. Shad Thaxton, MD, PhD Nano Basics for Clinicians
10:15 – 10:45 a.m. - Amy Paller, MD Spherical Nucleic Acids: Topical Gene Therapy
10:45 – 11:15 a.m. - Dean Ho, PhD Integrating Nanodiamond Drug Delivery with Therapeutic Optimization Platforms
11:15 – 11:45 a.m. - Mary Hendrix, PhD Using Nanoflares to Study Cancer Stem Cell Subpopulations
Lunch immediately following the presentations.