Join us for a one-day, scientific conference that brings together leading researchers for a collaborative discussion around how we can better understand, treat and ultimately cure breast cancer. 

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Participants include:

  • Richard Baer, PhD,  Columbia University Institute for Cancer Genetics
  • Aditya Bardia, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  • Ronny Drapkin, MD, PhD, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania    
  • Heiko Enderling, PhD, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
  • Michael G. Espey, PhD, MT, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
  • Andrew J. Ewald, PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Judy Garber, MD, MPH, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School
  • Charles Geyer, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer Center
  • Ted Giovanis, FHFMA, MBA, Jayne Koskinas Ted Giovanis Foundation for Health and Policy
  • Laura M. Heiser, PhD, Oregon Health & Science University
  • Shannon Hughes, PhD, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
  • Robert Ivkov, PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Eileen Kennedy, PhD, University of Georgia
  • Shelly Peyton, PhD, University of Massachusetts           
  • Melanie Rutkowski, PhD, University of Virginia
  • Michael Sadelein, MD, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Supporting organizations include The Wistar Institute and the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH).  This event is organized by Frank J. Rauscher, III, Ph.D., The Wistar Institute.

Learn more about previous symposiums:

2016: Breakthroughs in Breast Cancer Research

2017: Emerging Treatments

2018: Moving Breast Cancer Treatments Forward